Each week’s issue will focus on a different situation outside many of our comfort zones.

“Reaching beyond your comfort zone is hard to do, but it’s hard for a set of very predictable reasons. Once you recognize these reasons, you can start to develop a plan for addressing them.”

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REACH Interview Series: Adrianne Haslet

REACH Interview Series: Adrianne Haslet

The Reach Interview Series is an informal dialogue between me and respected thought leaders around the theme of my new book, Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge and Build Confidence.

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REACH Interview Series: Whitney Johnson

REACH Interview Series: Whitney Johnson

The Reach Interview Series is an informal dialogue between me and respected thought leaders around the theme of my new book, Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge and Build Confidence.

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What Marissa Mayer (and Science) Says Are the Keys to Breaking Outside Your Comfort Zone

What Marissa Mayer (and Science) Says Are the Keys to Breaking Outside Your Comfort Zone

  You’d like to contribute to discussions at your company, but can never get a word in edgewise.

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A Cheat Sheet for Trump (and You) on Communicating With the Chinese

A Cheat Sheet for Trump (and You) on Communicating With the Chinese

Donald Trump had his first face-to-face discussion with a member of Chinese leadership on Monday, and this looks like a ramp up to an eventual meeting with President Xi Jinping.

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Want to Learn to Speak Up in Meetings? Try These 7 Tips

Want to Learn to Speak Up in Meetings? Try These 7 Tips

This post is based on material from my new book Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge, and Build Confidence​ (Penguin Random House, January 2017).

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What Doctors, Managers, and Police Officers Taught Me About Delivering Effective Feedback

What Doctors, Managers, and Police Officers Taught Me About Delivering Effective Feedback

The material in this post is adapted from my new book Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge, and Build Confidence (launching January 24, 2017 with Penguin Random House).

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