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Mini private freak-out

I woke up at about 1.30am last night and spent the next two hours wide awake, worrying myself slightly crazy.

I nearly got up and switched my laptop on to do a brain-dump of all my worries, but, in that small-hours-of-the-morning-panic kind of way, I found myself glued to my pillow wondering if I’d ever get back to sleep. 722 more words

Friends

Living well without manipulating

Being well bred is not about creating, seeking out, or living in an environment in which others treat us properly. So much of what I read online puts the responsibility on the individual to create their world. 1,251 more words

The Well-bred Woman In Progress

Ang pagiging propesyonal...

ANG PAGIGING propesyonal ay hindi lamang para sa mga nakatatanda. Ang pagiging propesyonal ay hindi pinaghahandaan pagka-graduate ng kolehiyo. Ang pagiging propesyonal ay hindi sinisimulan kapag mag-a-apply ng trabaho. 10 more words

News

Career Tips from the French

I came across this article recently, which offers an entertaining, albeit stereotype-prone view on the endearing traits of the French woman’s psyche. As I perused it with amused consensus, I realised something sweet: when it comes to your career, the French quintessence (or ‘ 899 more words

EXECUTIVE ETIQUETTE FAUX PAS'

Just a quick reminder

A “faux pas” is a social blunder or improper act.  Today’s busy executive can be swamped with filling squares, staying on top of the business ladder (or trying to get there), and getting things done.  1,086 more words

Employee Development

Nobody is Perfect

People should put themselves in other people’s shoes before judging them. We never understand the person’s situation before jumping to conclusions, hurting them or getting mad at them for stupid reasons. 285 more words

Being Kind