Category Archives: workplace

Anderson Cooper – Innovating All the Way to Success

Being determined, creative and thinking outside-the-box are all ways to get ahead, especially in the face of adversity. There isn’t a successful person out there who hasn’t come up against seemingly insurmountable odds. It’s not the obstacle but how we … Continue reading

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Don’t Fall Asleep on the Job When You’re Working from Home

Working from home has many benefits: you don’t have to commute, you don’t have to “suit up” and you don’t have co-worker “Joe” chewing the fat about things you couldn’t care less about. There are many distractions at the office … Continue reading

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Outplacement is Like an Orange: Squeeze It for All it’s Worth

Thousands of people got laid off last year and were offered outplacement. In case you don’t know what outplacement is, it’s a firm that specializes in assisting recently laid off people with their job search. Outplacement is a great resource … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution? This Time Stay on Track!

Another year has flown by – in fact – so has another decade!   How are you going to make sure to stick to the resolutions you make in January?  Wouldn’t it be great to break the cycle of starting and … Continue reading

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Too Many Goals? How to Get Started!

Carolyn, a woman who attended one of our seminars, had a problem — she had so many goals she didn’t know where to start.  She felt good that she had lots of interests, but also felt like a bit of … Continue reading

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Canned or Not, Layoffs Affect Everyone

 Whew! The good news is that you just survived the most recent round of layoffs. The bad news is that your job just got bigger. Your title hasn’t changed and there’s no raise in sight, just more work for you … Continue reading

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Co-Workers Driving You Bananas? Avoid Getting Bruised!

Whether they’re arrogant, talkative, pushy, time-sucks, whiners, or over-all annoying, if they’re your co-workers, you have to deal with them. As tempting as it would be to go “postal”, the reality is you need to have a positive relationship with … Continue reading

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