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Passive Aggression At Work

There is a lot of talk about damaging behaviors in the workplace. Much of these discussions focus on overt behaviors like bullying and harassment, which cause the plummeting of morale and productivity, among other things. Another less obvious behavior that … Continue reading

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Handling Others’ Perfectionism

Last week, we established that perfectionists deal with issues such as procrastination, unhappy moods, low self-esteem, and agonizing disruptions in productivity as a result of their perfectionism. As is usually the case with most problematic behaviors, dealing with it can … Continue reading

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How Birth Order Impacts Workplace Dynamics

Personality formation is affected by both inherent and environmental factors (sometimes referred to as “nature and nurture”). Of those environmental factors, the family unit and relationships between child and parent as well as child and sibling(s) are incredibly influential. How … Continue reading

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Making Office Friendships Work

Our technology-based and success/career-driven society creates conditions making it harder and harder to get away from work. By and large, we are spending more time in the office, and are increasingly expected to stay connected during our personal time. Some … Continue reading

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Etiquette Tips: Cubicle Living

When sharing a work space or working within close quarters, it’s important to be considerate to the people around us. Especially in a cubicle setting, we can sometimes forget that our actions can affect someone else’s day. In order to … Continue reading

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