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Paul consults & speaks internationally on how to excel at work in high-stakes communications.

Author of You've Got 8 Seconds (Amacom), Naked at Work (Penguin), and Ready, Aim, You're Hired! (Amacom).

Founder of express potential®, Paul has worked with thousands of business leaders.

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