This article is particularly good for people writing LinkedIn bios. It is hard to talk about yourself and to balance modesty with selling your skill set.
So this is why I never wanted employees: I hate giving criticism and probably didn't do it well when I was managing people at other agencies. Caroline Webb's article (published in Fast Company) is a great read for managers (and parents and people in general). I've been on the receiving end of the "praise sandwich" and it's tough going down. Really like the part about being specific in your praise. We absorb so much negative and some of us are programmed to hear the negative and tune out the positive. You really can't give enough specific praise.
As well they should! One of my favorite grammar bloggers has compiled examples of misplaced modifiers.
Companies make mistakes and some exacerbate the situation with their apologies. This piece gives good advice on how and to whom to apologize.
Good piece reminding speakers that how you look can be just as important and what you say.
Nicely written piece on eradicating uhs and ums from your speaking.
Right? is another phrase filler popular these days. I've also noticed people starting their answers with So.