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How to advise without ruffling feathers

A little humility goes a long way

I’ve been a part of many group activities over the course of my life. A simple lesson that I learned from my church choir provided great insight into how to help others- without hurting feelings or ruffling feathers.

This technique can be applied in many group situations and is highly effective (if used sparingly).

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Lunch On The Loose

Everybody’s got to get lunch, right?

Three years ago our group was looking for a new place to meet in the evening – one of our members made a suggestion and several of us decided to try it out for lunch. We liked that get together so much we decided to make it a new monthly attraction for our group – Lunch on the Loose!

The rules are simple – get out once a month with peers for a chance to talk and network over lunch at a new place. Follow our example and you’re liable to start down the path outlined by Keith Ferrazzi when he suggests you should Never Eat Alone!

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