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Quotes and Opinions by Debra Benton

Below are a list of recent articles which Debra Benton has contributed some opinions.


Enhancing Education by Constitutional Amendment (Star Tribune)
How to Nail a Job Interview (Up Journey)
How To Avoid Getting Fired (Forbes India)
How To Deal With A Lazy Co-Worker (Fupping)
Tesla fans blame Elon Musk’s problems on the lady charms of his girlfriend. (1News Day)
12 Critical (And Surprising) Public Speaking Tips From The Pros To Try Before Your Next Presentation (Kick)
You’re a perfectionist but your boss is not: 4 tips to deal with the paradox without losing your cool (The Ladders)
25 Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Tips (Rescue a CEO)
A 30-step plan to getting the raise you deserve (Business Insider)
7 Amazing Work Perks Coming to Your Office by 2028 (Money)
Work Setbacks: 10 Ways To Move On From Disappointment (
7 Leadership Actions to Win in This New World of Work (Huffington Post)
Oops, You’ve Been Left Out at Work: What do Do if You Get Picked Last At work (Dow Jones
Why Threatening to Quit Your Job Like Angelina Jolie Could Torpedo Your Career (
Uber’s New CEO Just Showed How to Successfully Fend Off An Overbearing Predecessor (Dow Jones
Experts Weigh In: How Do You Adjust to Change (#17)
Hillary Clinton Called Donald Trump a “Creep” — What to Do If You Feel Harassed On The Job (Dow Jones
7 Tricks to Transform Your Personal Brand After Unemployment (
This is One Lesson You Can Learn from The Mooch About Keeping Your Mouth Shut (Dow Jones
What To Do if You Work at a Company Rife With Misogymy and Sexual Harassment (Dow Jones
Face Your Fear of Becoming Obsolete (
15 Tips For Finding a Job at Each Stage of Your Career (
This is One Huge Lesson We All Learn From the Mooch About Keeping Your Mouth Shut (Dow Dones
Donald Trump Just Fired Anthony Scaramucci. What To Do if You Think You’re About to Get Fired (Dow Jones
Nice Ways to Deal With Mean People: Benton says, “Know when to fold ‘em” (
What to do if You Work With Chronic Latecomers Like New York City’s Mayor (Dow Jones
What To Do if a Colleague Starts Stealing Your Responsibilities at Work (Dow Jones
This is When You Should Cancel Your Vacation for Work (Dow Jones
How Threatening to Quit Your Job Can Ruin Your Career (New York Post)
10 Tips For Becoming a Better Programmer (
It’s Time To Step Away from the Email and Have Sensitive conversations in Person (Dow Jones
When It’s Time to Take Your Business Elsewhere, Here’s The Right Way to Exit (Huffington Post)
Why Flaunting Your Work Perks Is A Bad Idea (Dow Jones
What To Do If, Like This Trump Fenemy, You Are About To Get Fired (Dow Jones
What Can You Learn From James Comey and Donald Trump About Keeping Memos After Important Conversations (Dow Jones
Donald Trump May Have Made a Very Public Mistake. What To Do if Your Boss Does the Same? (Dow Jones
A Summer Reading List: Recommendations From Top Leaders (
Why Elon Musk’s New Relationship is Good for Tesla (New York Post)
What Your Boss Wants (
A Good Work Ethic is Needed Now (
9 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get a Raise (
Best Gifts to Give Your Ambitious Millenial (Forbes)
How To Zip It and Take a Compliment (
We Can Learn Something From Kirsten Dunst About Saying No At Work (New York Post)
The Salary History Ban: Will These New Laws Create Better Hiring? (
9 Must-Do tips to Find a Job ASAP (
Success Breeds Success (
How To Act Self-Confident (
What To Do If Your Colleagues Dislike You (DowJones Moneyish)
A Tale for Young and Old (Cowra Guardian, AU)
Mensa Reading List ( — #66
27 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business (
Oliver Stone Just Called Megan Kelly Pretty But Bad at Her Job. What To do If It Happens To You.  (DowJones Moneyish)
14 Must Have Skills For People Seeking a Job (