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The Complications of Being in Love

Remember that post about me slacking and how I said I wouldn’t be surprised if my boyfriend broke up with me the next time he saw me? 888 more words


Getting To Know A Co-Worker

You might be that person who hangs out after work with your co-workers; arranges Wings Nights, plays baseball or volleyball with some others and is generally the social bunny both at work and beyond. 891 more words

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All Froze Up

When I’m at work and things are hectic because they’re not going as planned, my boss will start getting on us and giving us instructions. It’s not my boss’ reaction that I notice, it’s mine and my team members’ response to the palpable anger, disappointment and frustration in the atmosphere that is suddenly felt-and avoiding a response out of the fear we’ll only make it worse. 99 more words

Tips on Avoiding Workplace Politics

Office politics exist, almost everywhere. People choose to form alliances, construct their own principles and in turn push away anyone who does not comply with their beliefs. 424 more words


Meet people where they are

I was recently having a conversation with my mother about how we (people in general) tend to hang onto past frustrations or anger with others. We were discussing how there are always two sides to every situation and when we look back we can often see the part we played in assigning meaning where maybe there was none in a situation. 393 more words


Setting Boundaries in Your Work Relationships

For many of us our Monday through Friday life requires us to spend more waking hours with our co-workers than with our families. If the right boundaries are not put in place you may find your evening hours are filled with work as well, and see it affecting your family and/or quality of life. 588 more words

How to Connect with your Colleagues

Many people carry a wrong notion that they do not need to befriend a co-worker or get to know him better. However, you might not know it, but building healthy relationships with your co-workers is an important part of having a successful career. 456 more words

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