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10 Tips for being assertive

10 Tips for being assertive

It is difficult to strike a balance between being overly aggressive or passive. Here’s 10 tips you can learn to make yourself more assertive. Assertiveness is a communication skill that can reduce conflict, build up your self-confidence and improve relationships in the workplace. Make the […]

6 Tips to be confident at work

6 Tips to be confident at work

Stay focused on you You should stay focused and on-task regardless of politics, rumor mills or non-productttive maneuvers. Confidence emerges from time-honored good work combined with great attitude. Identify your strengths and capitalize on them One of the best ways to build confidence is to […]

The secrets of the science of persuasion

The secrets of the science of persuasion

Do you want to be lead around in the world of subtle influence? Watch the short video below! <iframe src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/cFdCzN7RYbw” width=”560″ height=”315″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen=”allowfullscreen”></iframe> Picture from: ashcampbell.com

5 Tips to achieve work life balance.

5 Tips to achieve work life balance.

Set goals, plan and prioritize It is important to have clear goals in life, it makes things easier because you will know the direction in which you are heading towards and hence have more control. Without goals, you will tend to experience negative feelings such as […]

How to use the theory of cumulative stress when work pressure builds up

How to use the theory of cumulative stress when work pressure builds up

It was my first year of graduate school and my professor was standing at the front of the room. He was telling our class about a mistake he made years before. About a decade earlier, my professor had been one of the senior executives at […]

6 Breathing exercises to relax in 10 minutes or less

6 Breathing exercises to relax in 10 minutes or less

Overworked, underslept and feeling the pressure? There are plenty of ways to find calm, without investing in a four-hand spa massage. All you need is a pair of lungs, your breath and 10 minutes or less.Don’t wait until fight or flight kicks in before minding […]

What succesful people do on monday mornings

What succesful people do on monday mornings

Monday mornings are the most critical time of the workweek — they set the stage for the day and week ahead. “Because you’ve stepped away for a couple days, these back-to-work mornings are the most memorable for the rest of the week,” says Lynn Taylor, […]

4 Subtle differences between workaholics and high performers

4 Subtle differences between workaholics and high performers

“I’m a recovering workaholic,” admits Jullien Gordon, a nationally recognized speaker and founding partner of New Higher, in a post on LinkedIn. Workaholism, he says, looks similar to high performance on the outside — but they’re actually nothing alike. Gordon has spent a great deal […]