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Three Rules for Working Well Together

In a typical work environment, comprised of cubed work stations, a min-kitchen, shared facilities and limited resources, people can quickly grow surly when pressure elevates. Though conflicts may arise and personalities will clash, agreeing to disagree may be the best course of action. Good working relationships are not only important in reducing turnover and increasing […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: No Smile? No Worry

 “I love smiling. Smiling’s my favorite.” –Will Ferrell, Elf Hey, I like smiling, too. When I smile, I feel good inside and I believe it carries over to others. When others smile, I smile, too. And so goes the cycle. But you don’t always have to smile to be a happy person. Sometimes the smile is […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Something Nice

It’s nice to be nice. It’s nice to receive something nice. It’s nice to be around others who are nice. Nice is cool. Nice isn’t hard. Nice is subjective. Nice is infectious. Nice is appreciated. Nice is advancing. Nice is powerful. Nice is nice! Personal Challenge: Are you nice? How can you be nice? Would […]

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Someday, I’ll be Career Happy. Why Not Today?

“The road to someday leads to a town of nowhere.” What are you waiting for? If you want to be career happy, why would you not start today? What excuses (yes, excuses) are holding you back—money, time, fear? When you look back at your career and life, I imagine you want to be sure that […]

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