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You’re on the job hunt and you need to get your professional references together. And that means reaching out to a certain former boss who would be the perfect person.
There’s just one little problem. You’re not exactly in touch. It’s been months—or is it years?—since you last contacted him. The thought of suddenly jumping back […]
Competent employees know how to get stuff done. They’ve figured out the systems, the processes, and the politics to achieve the outcomes you need to make your department successful. All good, right?
Yes. That is, until you want to do something differently. And then you find that your bright, capable group of employees, especially those that […]
I took a class once that used a talking stick to facilitate conversation. If you’re not familiar, this is a tool used to make sure everyone’s voice is heard because you can only chime in when you’re holding it.
Oh, if only the workplace had such a clear-cut process. Sometimes it’s tough to know when to […]
As a professional managing the trajectory of your career, one of the most important assets you have is your reputation: what other people think of you, your workplace performance, and how you behave around others.
Your character says a lot about your competence, likability, and credibility as a professional. I don’t visit a restaurant without looking […]