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boss

A Boss’ Challenges

The boss position comes not only with obvious benefits, but also with some nasty stuff. Well, we all choose what we wish to do with our career.
perfectionist

My Only Flaw Is That I Am a Perfectionist

I really enjoy when I ask someone (not necessarily during an interview) what is their greatest flaw and they answer: “I am a perfectionist!”
simplify

Do You Simplify or Complify Your Life

This article is about the simple things, the same things we complicate on the way, in order to look more pompous, to look good. Just simplify!
emails

What Can You Do to Receive an Answer to Emails

If you want to receive an answer to your emails you would need them to be read first of all. I know this information doesn’t help but, dooh.
calendar

The Importance of Calendar Planning

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Organizing activities in a calendar is similar to a doctor’s appointment. Imagine the chaos if all the patients would go to the doctor whenever they feel.
hire

We Hire NOW! Entry Level, Overqualified

We want to hire you now; we just have to make sure you meet a few minimum requirements. The position is at our own alternative of entry level.
sleep

If You Don’t Sleep Enough, You Mess Yourself

I know you have a super important project to finish in order to meet a DEADline and there’s no way you can get enough sleep.
doing our best

Are We Doing Our Best or Really Doing?

The phrase "We are doing our best to... “is very often, but most of the times is just bullshit - you simply didn't try hard enough.
can do

If I Want to Help You Dear Customer, I Won't Start With No Can Do

As an employee, the first commitment to the clients (internal and external) is to help - to have a can do attitude. And this is a very good starting point.
personal life

The Thin Balance Between The Personal and Professional Life Doesn’t Exist

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You cannot perfectly separate your personal from your professional life, just as you cannot say that a balanced diet means holding a kebab in each hand.
empty inbox

Tips for An Empty Inbox

Yes, you’ve read correctly, it’s not that complicated to have an empty inbox. You needn’t have to become enslaved by your email.
be on time

Be On Time No Matter What

No matter if it’s about meetings, dates, movies or DEADlines, you need to be on time. Actually, if you get there in time you are already late.
Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk: Do it for yourself and nobody else

Yesterday I attended the conference organized by Brandminds and after a full day conference, the lead has been taken by Gary Vaynerchuk.
personally

The Job Should Be Taken Personally!

Even if you heard many time the expression: “Don’t take it personally, it’s just a job!” and there is no need to get mad, this happens with all employers.
friends

You Don’t Have to Be Friends With Your Colleagues or the Manager

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If you are friends with your manager, don’t brag about it, neither abuse this friendship. As a manager, you needn’t have to be “cool”, “homey” or likable.
multitasking

Multitasking Is the Mother, Father, and Mother in Law of Fruitlessness

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Multitasking helps when you don’t want to do things very well, just check them as done. It seems that we aren’t built in such a manner.
trial period

What To Do During Trial Period?

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Let’s say you passed the job interview, you got hired and you are subject to a trial period. At least theoretically, we presume you want this job.
objectives

How Many Objectives Do You Have Left Since January?

Establishing objectives is a thing that is generally done when a new year starts but don’t allow anyone to set them without having some of your own.
smile

Smile, Life Is Great!

It’s not just spring, although this may have a euphoric effect, but generally, smile at life and it will smile back at you.
Personal development

What’s The Wrong Way to Personal Development

As you are not able to swim by reading a book, likewise you cannot pursue personal development in just one day or one week. Doesn’t work that way.
snooper

Have You Met Snooper Today?

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What do you mean by "Snooper who"?! The one that always snoops around other people's business! There is no organization that doesn’t have such a character.
productive

How Productive Are You?

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No matter the position you hold right now, you are not productive enough. Not even if you are the best in your professional field.
deadline

DEADline

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There are two categories of people: those that you can count…
performance evaluation

Are You Ready For The Yearly Performance Evaluation?

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It’s that time of the year when through performance evaluation…
planned

What Have You Planned for this year?

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If you are one supercalifragilistic dude (or dudette) who doesn’t…

How Much Do You Invest In Your UpGrowth?

Your upgrowth, not the company you work for! There are two…
criticized

It is Unpleasant to be Criticized, But It Will Help You

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It’s easy to spot someone else’s mistakes when they point…
conference calls

Conference Calls, Video Calls, and Corporate e-mails

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If you are working or have worked for a corporation (or an enterprise…

Team Work is Beneficial, But During Transfers, it’s The Personal Evolution that Counts!

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Have you ever heard that a team performed so well that all players…
who do you work for

Who Do You Work for?

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If your answer is that you work for your employer, means that…