Monthly Archives: November 2008

Help! My Co-Worker Is Now My Boss

Everything was going great, your career was rolling along and then the announcement came down from the executive suite that your co-worker, NOT you, got the much coveted promotion.  Darn!  And you were friends too, so this feels even more … Continue reading

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Before You Procrastinate – Read This!

We all do it.  Put off those things we don’t want to do, but deep down inside know we should.  It’s easy to understand why we procrastinate, other things can be more fun.  But the price we pay is that … Continue reading

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The 5 Things You Should Do Before You Start Your Next Meeting

Oh no, someone’s called another meeting and you have to attend.  That racks up 10 so far this week.  How are you supposed to do your work if you’re constantly in meetings?  The most common complaints about meetings are that … Continue reading

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Is It Time To Leave Your Company?

Part of managing your career is to keep a close eye on what’s going on in your company.  By keeping current with the health of your organization and industry trends, you will know in advance the things that could potentially … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Groove Back at Work

Being bored at work can make a day seem like a week. Even jobs people love can sometimes become “old hat”.  You may be at the point where you don’t want to change jobs but want to regain that “new … Continue reading

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Getting Ahead Without Kissing Up

People often complain when others get ahead that they’ve done so by “kissing up” to the boss.  These people frequently say “I’d rather not get that job if it means pretending to be someone that I’m not.” They see trying … Continue reading

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