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50 Things You Must Stop Saying At Work.

Do these phrases wind you up? If you are like most normal people then every time someone in your office or in a meeting uses one of these words it feels a bit like someone is sticking a needle in your arm. We can all cope with once or twice but continuous bombardment of jargon-ridden management drivel makes people want ...

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Career Damaging Email Blunders to Avoid.

Email remains an essential piece to corporate communications. At some point in time, everyone has been a part of a damaging email blunder. Consider this article I wrote a while back about this brand damaging email the Colorado Rockies CEO sent to a fan where he basically told the fan to never come back. The email went viral and made ...

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How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress. Studies have long shown that stress can have a lasting, negative impact on the brain. ...

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