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How to Give Your Boss Constructive Criticism and Still Keep Your Job

By | No Comments | April 18, 2014

Telling off your boss isn’t necessarily a bad thing, as long as you have the right approach. Make your voice heard without putting your job in jeopardy. Read »

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The Best Leaders Have Mastered This Underrated Skill

By | 1 Comment | April 16, 2014

In today’s world of constant connectivity and endless information, brevity is now a leadership necessity. Read »


Too Many Meetings? How to Scale Back and Achieve More

By | No Comments | April 7, 2014

Stop all the pointless routine collaboration. If you want to achieve more at work, be deliberate and selective when you collaborate. Read »

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The Truth About Millennials in the Workforce

By | No Comments | April 3, 2014

Sick of hearing about how entitled and self-centered Millennials are? Then you’ll love the infographic recently released by Switch and Shift. Read »


Coworker Envy? Here’s Why That Jealousy’s Holding You Back

By | 2 Comments | April 2, 2014

Struggling at work because everyone else seems to be doing better than you? Don’t let jealousy and comparison ruin your self-image. Read »

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Be More Productive on Monday — and the Rest of the Week, Too

By | 12 Comments | March 31, 2014

Tired of getting sucked into the black hole of Mondays? Here’s how to conquer the day — and set yourself up for a productive week. Read »

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Why Sheryl Sandberg’s Anti-Bossy Campaign Gets It Wrong

By | No Comments | March 28, 2014

Sheryl Sandberg’s campaign to ban the word “bossy” has its merits, but it leaves something to be desired. Here’s what it’s missing. Read »

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Coworker Drama: How to Navigate the Office Minefield and Accomplish More

By | 4 Comments | March 27, 2014

Tired of listening to all the “problems” of the middle-class office? Here’s what’s going on and how to deal with it. Read »

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5 Simple Tips for Conquering Your First Job

By | 1 Comment | March 19, 2014

Are you getting ready for your first real job? Read our mini survival guide and conquer the adjustment. Read »

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4 Tips for Giving Presentations That Will Impress Your Clients and Your Boss

By | No Comments | March 11, 2014

After you read this, you’ll know exactly how to nail your next presentation. Now, if only the remote that’s supposed to turn on the projector would cooperate… Read »

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Protect Your Precious Time by Fighting Meeting Creep

By | No Comments | March 10, 2014

Tired of dealing with meeting creep and people who don’t respect your time? Fight back. Read »


Turn Conflict Resolution Into Your Secret Weapon for Career Advancement

By | No Comments | March 3, 2014

No one likes to face work conflict. But if you can learn how to face it head-on, you’ll set yourself apart from the crowd and propel your career forward. Read »


Mean Girls at Work: Why Professional Women Bully Each Other

By | 3 Comments | February 26, 2014

Think bullies exist only in high school? Think again. Here’s why women pick on other women in the workplace. Read »

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5 Good Reasons to Love a Bad Boss

By | 1 Comment | February 14, 2014

Your bad boss doesn’t have to ruin your office happiness. Make your boss’s behavior benefit you. Read »