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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
compare

Don’t Compare Eggs to Trains!

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Many times we have to support an idea, but our conversation partner comes with arguments that are irrelevant, thus ending to compare eggs to trains.
planned

What Have You Planned for this year?

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

How May I Help You?

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In case you are a manager, don’t ever forget that you always…
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…

Don’t Just Stand There For Counting as Headcount!

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I used to have a colleague who always gave the same answer when…
workout

How’s Your Daily Workout to Strengthen your Personal Brand?

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You often hear different opinions on brands and how you workout…