An Exploration of Cynicism

Senior Lady

When we as individuals who tend to view the world through a positive lens, encounter those who seem to see everything from a negative stance, we need to understand where they are coming from.  Welcome to this exploration of cynicism.

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Business Mistakes and How to Handle Them

Frustrated Womwn

Not long ago, a coaching client and I were exploring the concept of procrastination and came upon the notion that we all suffer from fear of failure to one degree or another. The need for perfection and our attempt to avoid making costly mistakes can sometimes prevent us from moving forward. This got me thinking about the nature of business mistakes and how to handle them.

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Workplace Styles – Just For Fun

Personal Development

Most of us have encountered workplace style assessments at one time or another in our careers.  The point of most of them is to recognize that all styles bring something valuable and that the more styles present in the organization, the greater the chances for success having considered everything from a variety of perspectives.

Here is quick and humorous assessment that focuses on the unique and possibly irritating styles that people bring to the workplace.  I received it from an old friend who is now retired from the Human Resources world. Thanks to Ed Pearce for the chuckles we will all get from How to Properly Place New Employees

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Tell Your Career Story

Story Teller

What meaning does my career have? Many of us in mid-life find ourselves asking that question. Daniel Pink in his book A Whole New Mind …

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