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trust your boss

Do You Trust Your Boss?

An essential component is represented by the confidence degree you have in your superior, his “performance” has a decisive role in your career.
change

What Is Change?

Change is not what it may seem and I don’t even want to go near the famous resistance to change that has been part of the struggle.
lost without me

They’d Be Lost Without Me!

If you’d realize how important and critical I am for the company I work for, you’d realize they will be lost without me. Does this sound familiar?
I am sorry

I Made a Mistake, I Am Sorry…

How many times have you heard - I am sorry - coming out of a superior’s mouth? I don’t think you answered out loud, ‘cause I didn’t hear you.
keep your employees

How to Keep Your Employees

When you are a manager, other than delivering results, you must also make sure you keep your employees, not only the best ones.
opinion

In my opinion

Providing an opinion makes you seem as if participating actively at a tabloid show starring the role of hair dye-motor oil - football – politics expert.
Positive thinking

Don’t Exaggerate With Positive Thinking

Positive thinking has an extremely important role in everyone’s life, but if you think that no matter what, everything will turn out fine, you are a bit...
upset

Don’t Be Angry with Everyone Just ‘Cause You Are Upset

When you are a manager and have moments when things aren’t just right, doesn’t necessarily mean you should be upset with your team.
quit

When You Quit, Be Civilized

The day comes when not all things line up the way you want or you simply got a better offer and decided to quit. Well, this happens in all companies.
be happy

You Don’t Have to Be Happy All The Time

At the beginning of every year, you need to be happy. It’s a must, this is how it works, you can’t make a resolution to be unhappy.
office politics

Office Politics

As much as we want to say that it doesn’t exist or that “we” don’t have it, office politics has a very important role in any organization.
pessimist

How Can You Handle a Pessimist?

If you are a pessimist, you’ll surely find something unpleasant about this article, and if you are an optimist, you’ll find something good.
sabotages

What Can You Do When A Colleague Sabotages You?

British scientists from all over the world say that when (you are bitten by the arse by) a colleague sabotages you, you should turn the other cheek.
after office hours

Don’t Communicate After Office Hours

The time after office hours end is the time when each person should choose what he/she would choose to do. That’s why it's called after hours.
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!”
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.
secret

I Am Telling You This, But Don’t Tell Anyone Else – It’s a Secret

Because you are my friend I can tell you a secret, but don’t mention it to anyone else, it’s super confidential... and this way is not a secret anymore.
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.
script

The Motherf…ing Script

When you have to do some repetitive activity, you often receive a script to follow, ‘because well, that’s what the employer wants.
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.
KPI

KPI Do Or I Don’t

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KPI = Key Performance Indicators are among the first things you learn when you start your career, like it or not, this is how you will live.
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.
always right

Is the customer always right?

If you hold a position as a supplier, you may see with different eyes the expression “the customer is always right”.
never forgets

A Customer Never Forgets!

When a customer has a truly memorable experience, never forgets. And I mean those that are placed at one extreme, either good or bad.
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.
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.