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Robin Konie
Speaking Coach + Messaging | Helping you find the right words and nail the non-verbals. Find your idea worth sharing with my free guide: www.robinkonie.com/idea

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“Uh, Tracy? Your camera is on,” I said quietly.


What I wish everyone understood about the pursuit of happiness

My family of four the day we arrived in Auckland, New Zealand.
My family of four the day we arrived in Auckland, New Zealand.
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Seven thousand. That’s how many miles separated me and what I used to call home.


The marketing mistake too many entrepreneurs are making — and how to fix it

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Ever play Mad Libs with a second-grader? I’ve been recently doing them with my seven-year-old. And it seems like every fill-in-the-blank is some variation of the word “poop.”


There’s a kinder, easier way to cut the crap mercilessly

My little family or four in front of the Hobbit house in New Zealand.
My little family or four in front of the Hobbit house in New Zealand.
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“Just grab everything!” I yell from across the room.


New ideas aren’t born out of thin air — here’s how to find them

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The blank page. An empty canvas. The moment before creation. Is there anything better?


You’ve only got a few seconds to make a good first impression — these three homepage makeovers show you how

Three woman pointing to a screen on the laptop.
Three woman pointing to a screen on the laptop.
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“He was adorable, but then he opened his mouth.”


I’ve taught this method to people who report that they now get better sleep, meet deadlines, and feel better about their work. And it’s easy.

Computer at a clean desk.
Computer at a clean desk.
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“Can I hire you to organize my life?”


Your copy sucks — here’s how to fix it

A mug on a desk with the words “Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons.”
A mug on a desk with the words “Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons.”
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One summer during college, I worked as a server at a local restaurant. It was one of those all-you-can-eat salad buffets, which meant my job was less about serving and more about clearing plates and wiping down tables.


Lousy advice comes in many, often subtle, forms

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A woman’s voice popped my silent bubble. I looked up from my phone to see a tall redhead staring intensely in my direction. She sat down, realizing I hadn’t heard her question, and repeated herself.


Early Childhood Education

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In 2015, my family made a big, bold move to sell everything we owned and move across the world to New Zealand.

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