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Workplace Communication: How to Avoid Screwing It Up
Workplace Communication: How to Avoid Screwing It Up

Human language separates us from the rest of the animal kingdom. But too often, we respond to the wag of a dog's tail instead of the message given by the..

5 Tips to Make the Workplace Fun
5 Tips to Make the Workplace Fun

People want a job that is fun and not incredibly stressful, given the sheer amount of time that they will spend in their workplace. To improve performance level, employers can..

Kill Gossip So It Won’t Kill Your Career
Kill Gossip So It Won’t Kill Your Career

"Did you hear that our department is going to suffer a huge budget cutback?" "Guess what our beloved boss has decided to do next." "Sure seems like Marvin is getting..

Empathy In The Workplace
Empathy In The Workplace

Empathy is the ability to experience and relate to the thoughts, emotions or experience of others. It is more than a simple sympathy, which is the ability to understand and..

How To Deal With A Dominating Colleague At The Workplace
How To Deal With A Dominating Colleague At The Workplace

When you are employed, not only you have to face daily challenges but also come across individuals of varying personality types. If all the workers get along well, then they..

Effective Communication Skills for Conducting Meetings
Effective Communication Skills for Conducting Meetings

Meetings cover three main areas of responsibility: (1) to provide the policy and procedures; (2) to organize and run the meeting within its standing orders and formalities; (3) to expect..

Job Searching Tips
Job Searching Tips

So I just noticed that a job that I applied and interviewed for is re posted as having two positions available and the posting was recently updated but when I..

NETWORKING: The Primary Tool for Job Search
NETWORKING: The Primary Tool for Job Search

Networking in job search accounts for most of the job interviews and about 60% of jobs secured. According to 2014 Jobvite Job Seeker Nation Report, 40% of job seekers found..

Put Technology To Work For You
Put Technology To Work For You

If you think about it, you have "employees" of your own. You pay them to do things for you - find information on what concerns you, keep track of data..

Is Your Body Language Helping Or Hurting You in the Interview?
Is Your Body Language Helping Or Hurting You in the Interview?

Have you ever looked at your friend and known exactly what they were thinking, without them saying a word? Their face and body language spoke a thousand words. What you..

Work Parties
Work Parties

Work parties don't have to be dull and boring affairs. While they may get that rap, for the most part, people can and do have fun with the people that..

Distract the Distractive Critic in the Workplace
Distract the Distractive Critic in the Workplace

One of the most frustrating experiences at work is having a boss or coworker who gives negative critical comment regarding your work. When there is a consistent barrage of negative..