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Across the Generations

Present Day offices and job sites now hold a never-before-seen record. You take the train into the city with coffee in hand and expect a normal day at work.  On your way, you pass up a car where an older gentleman steps down wistfully taking his time before entering the office. Brisking by you, a[…]

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Dealing with Difficult People

Are you able to picture a difficult person to work with?  The particular way their words sound, or lack of conversation, creates a frustrated feeling in your chest. Truth is, that same difficult person you know also works well with a certain “group” of people. It is different for every one of your “difficult” persons, but[…]

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Time for a Promotion, Now Ask

Climbing higher, the corporate ladder becomes increasingly smaller.  Positions become more competitive, and office politics play an even larger role than we first imagined them.   Good Things Come to Those Who Wait?   Waiting for your supervisor to approach you about the next promotion or raise works well in situations where seniority on the job[…]

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4 Steps to the Perfect Interview

After nearly three months and fifty applications, you have an interview scheduled for next week.  Out of two choices, which would you choose? 1. Memorize the top Fifty Interview questions of the year and hope they are asked? 2. Learn a four step answering technique to answer every question positively?   I didn’t have time[…]