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10 Things You Can Do To Build a Meaningful and Productive Relationship With Your Co-Workers

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Greet your co-workers daily. When given the opportunity, say hello to your colleagues. Small gestures like this can go a long way and plant the seeds for a friendship and respectful working relationship. Sometimes a simple smile is enough to brighten someone’s day. Making this effort won’t go unrecognized. Check-in with your team. Make it a point to make conversation with your co-workers and ...

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6 Tips for Improving Your Focus

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With all the daily distractions, stresses, and to-do’s we have to get done, getting focused and “in the zone” for work can often be challenging. Knowing how to combat these obstacles and setting ourselves up for focus is key to the success of our work. We need to have the tools to get motivated and stay focused on the tasks that come with our daily workload, and these are six ways to help ...

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5 Things You Can Do to Create Work-Life Balance

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Work-life balance. Is this a real thing, or just a unicorn that so many of us are endlessly searching for? And what exactly does work-life balance even mean anyway?  While each of us interprets something a bit different from it, the basic principle is that it means having a satisfying amount of time available outside of work for our personal lives. Some of us may need more time for joyful things ...

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Overcome Your Fears

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When we have anxiety or a fear of doing something, we often spend more time thinking about the “what if” scenarios—creating more anxiety than just taking action to get over said fear. What have you been putting off for years because of fear? Is it getting in the way of you achieving your goals and dreams? Many people suffering from fears and phobias have experienced an impact in their ...

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3 Ways To Win Friends and Influence People

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Is one of your goals this year to improve your people skills? With so much human interaction gone digital in the last couple of years, it’s understandable that people may have digressed in the people skills department. Just like with a muscle, you can lose it if you don’t use it. Thankfully, it just takes some practice and putting yourself back into environments that will allow you to work on ...

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4 Ways We Have Contact With the World

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When communicating with others, we have to remember that perception is reality. How we communicate with others and how they perceive us involves more than just our words. How we carry ourselves through our day and amongst others makes a difference. Dale Carnegie once said, “There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these ...

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3 Dale Carnegie Quotes for 2022

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With a new year comes new goals, resolutions, or sometimes recommitments to previous ones. As we kick off another year, here are three Dale Carnegie quotes to take with you as a guide for the upcoming year. “Today is life, the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. ...

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Three Tips for Habit Building

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It’s been said that you’re 30 days away from the old you. If you don’t stay consistent with your habits, it’s just a matter of time before you revert to old ways. As we approach the new year, goals and resolutions are top of mind for many people. While it’s easy to pinpoint what you want to accomplish, the hard part is following through on it. Here are three tips for habit-building that ...

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3 Tips To Spark Holiday Joy

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‘Tis the season for crushing business goals and planning the upcoming year. As we approach the holiday season, life can get hectic. A time that’s intended for family, friends, and a slower pace of life can often feel like the complete opposite in the workplace. Here are three tips to ensure you keep gratitude and joy forefront in your personal and professional life.  Attitude of ...

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Boundaries and Habits

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While work may be back to business as usual for the most part, what that looks like today might be different than what it looked like two years ago. A lot of the country is still working remotely. There is shared solidarity in that experience when it happened seemingly overnight. Employees went from having a designated space in an office with office supplies to finding a way to make it work at ...

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Influencing Others In A Positive Way

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It’s been said that all of us light up the room—some of us when we enter it and others when we leave. Which one are you? Hopefully, you’re positively influence others. If you’re unsure, follow along for some tips to be mindful of as you grow in your influence. Show Kindness Next time you find yourself in a frustrating situation, be mindful of whether you’re reacting or ...

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Working Well With Others

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One of the most challenging aspects of working in a team setting is the many different personalities at play. Sometimes this is a great thing, and other times it can create tension amongst each other. It’s easy to work with people who think like you, but how do you work with those who approach their work in a way that doesn’t make sense to you? Here are three tips from “How to Win Friends ...

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