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Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It. Peggy Klaus. Lessons from My Father & Hollywood. The value of a good story More than just a Hollywood hang-up Guys have the edge…but even they get it wrong Bragging is an art. Bragging Myths We Live & Die By. Bragging Myths.

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The value of a good story
  • More than just a Hollywood hang-up
  • Guys have the edge…but even they get it wrong
  • Bragging is an art
bragging myths
Bragging Myths
  • A job well done speaks for itself
  • Bragging is something you do during performance reviews
  • Humility gets you noticed
  • I don’t have to brag; others will do it for me
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Bragging Myths
  • More is better
  • Good girls don’t brag
  • BRAG is a four-letter word
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Getting to know you, getting to know you…again
  • Colorful details make all the difference
  • Your brag bag
  • Create brag bites & bragologues
  • So who do you want to impress
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Always be armed and ready
  • Don’t assume anything
  • Timing and delivery are everything
  • Step into the spotlight
  • Gather around the watercooler
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Don’t let your numbers do all the talking
  • Break the ice
  • Make it meaningful
  • Throw kisses
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Learn how to replace face time
  • Develop a story
  • Put your best self on the line
  • Reach out
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Get personal
  • Be careful what you brag about
  • Get a plan in place
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Do your homework
  • Don’t let your resume speak for you
  • Get creative
  • Zap those singers
  • Make the leap
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Star Player vs. Team Spirit
  • Truth tricks
  • Bragging through your weak points
  • There is no such thing as a small detail
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Don’t wing it; stick to your guns
  • Learn how to accept compliments
  • Brag about the right stuff
  • Help your boss see the forest through the trees
  • Learn to ask hard questions about yourself
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Know what to leave out
  • Say it anyhow
  • Always a work in progress
  • Brag anyway
  • Go beyond just the kids
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Make sure your fans get it right
  • Don’t overlook the most important element
  • Believe in yourself or no one else will
  • Make your brag bites stick
  • Back up style with substance
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Bore no more
  • Bring your best self forward
  • Recognize the importance of first impressions
  • Act like your best self (even when you don’t feel like it)
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Convey excitement about your work and accomplishments
  • Schmooze!(self-serving is for cafeterias only)
  • Take the emotional temperature of your listeners
  • Leverage the power of humor, stories & anecdotes
tips for bragging
Tips for Bragging
  • Be your best, authentic self
  • Think about to whom you are bragging
  • Say it with meaningful, entertaining stories
  • Keep it short & simple
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Tips for Bragging
  • Talk with me, not at me
  • Be able to back up what you say
  • Know when to brag
  • Turn small talk into big talk
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Tips for Bragging
  • Keep bragologues & brag bites current & fresh
  • Be ready at a moment’s notice
  • Have a sense of humor
  • Use it all: your eyes, ears, head & heart