Judith Humphrey is founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Humphrey Group, a premier leadership communications firm headquartered in Toronto. She is a communications expert whose business teaches global clients how to communicate as confident, compelling leaders. Judith is also the author of two books, Speaking as a Leader: How to Lead Every Time You Speak (2012) and Taking the Stage: How Women Can Speak Up, Stand Out, and Succeed (2014). Follow her on Twitter @Judith_Humphrey, at LinkedIn, or reach out to her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles by Judith Humphery
Inspirational memes are ruining your career
Real leadership rarely comes in greeting card-sized bites. Leave the inspirational memes at home, and post your own thoughts instead.
4 expressions to avoid that make you sound clueless at work
In order to make sure you sound like you know what you’re talking about, cut these common words and expressions from your vocabulary.
4 phrases that you should never say at work if you want people to trust you
“I sort of just wanted to point out . . . ” isn’t doing you or your listeners any favors.
6 phrases that will make you sound clueless at work
Some of the most common expressions carry subtle undertones of resentment when you use them around the office.