Are You Too Stupid to Know You’re Being Stupid?

I was amused by a study explaining why stupid people continue to think they’re smart. Stupid people, it claims, cannot see how stupid they are.

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Does It Always Pay to Be Kind at Work?

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I was listening to an interview with author and doctor Sherwin Nuland on NPR, and one of the things he talked about was the value of kindness. I’d never heard the exact quote he used before, but it’s certainly a great reminder: Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle. (Source of […]

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Do I Have to Suck Up to My Boss to Get Promoted?

Dear Work Coach, I read your blog and it makes an interesting read. I am looking for some answers. I hope you can help me. I have been working for more than 3 yrs in my company. I joined from a fresher level to go on to become one of the leads (though not on […]

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We’re Responsible for Our Own Work Relationships

In the 1970s, for the first time…women were taught to be responsible for our own orgasms..It’s a good philosophy…more you participate, the better the result

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Help! My Boss Hates Me and Wants Me to Leave

I have been in a job for 5 1/2 years. The first 4 years were great until a co-worker (who disliked me from day one) was promoted to supervisor.

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Help! My Co-Workers Don’t Follow The Rules and It’s Driving Me Crazy!

I’m a government employee who’s always on time for my job and always put in my full hours. However, I have co-workers who show up whenever they please

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Your Attitude at Work: Know Your Own Triggers

A woman I know can’t stand having a boss. She’s been working for over 30 years and feels she knows her job as well as anyone. Every time her boss tells her to

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How to Build a Better Team…By Cursing???

A study out of Britain tells us there may be a place for curse words at work after all. Turns out there are some benefits to letting go with a blast of 4-letter

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I Can See Your Job Really Bugs You!

I’m looking at my stats graph for the last 30 days and I have to laugh. The graph seems to replicate your moods. On weekends my stats plummet as you enjoy life

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Please Tell Me Why Her Boss Doesn’t Fire This Horrible Employee?

Dear Work Coach, I know an employee who has worked for umpteen years. During those years this person arrived to work late more times than not…drives me crazy

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