The Template

Every week, I maintain THE TEMPLATE, an award-winningWinner of the 2015 Plank Center Award (public relations org.) for commitment to mentorship. blog that's been viewed more than 1.5 million times by people all over the world. In every column, I provide step-by-step instruction to help you become a stronger communicator. Like I always say, "Write well, open doors!"

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How to Make a Boring, Procedural Email Engaging to Read

Make fun of how boring it is.

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October 10, 2017

How to Provide Constructive Criticism via Email

Don't sweat the email convo. Use my guide.

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September 28, 2017

CTE Teachers in Nebraska, Massachusetts, Virginia & More Embrace Danny’s Books

The perfect resource in every classroom.

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September 19, 2017

Danny Rubin to Lead Two Workshops at MBA Research Conclave

Premier event for business educators.

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September 12, 2017

How Every Leader Should Write a Handwritten Thank-You Note

Details define leaders.

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September 3, 2017

How Leaders Should Delegate Tasks to Employees

Empower your team, grow as a manager.

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August 24, 2017

How to Tell a Team Member He/She Did a Great Job

"Nice work!" isn't good enough.

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August 17, 2017

Tazewell County CTE Uses Danny’s Job Search Guide in the Classroom

Teaching "soft skills" to vocational students.

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August 5, 2017

Why Leaders Should Avoid Large Paragraphs

People will respect you less. Simple as that.

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July 28, 2017

Why Every Leader Should be a Name-Dropper

Show the love to those who deserve it.

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July 7, 2017

8 Email Mistakes That Make You Look Dumb

Yep, each one can ruin your message.