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How to Crush Every Work Assignment

One of the most effective ways to show up as a badass is to be known as someone who crushes every assignment. That might sound a little crazy. But, I assure you it is possible. It’s not all about working hard. It’s about working smart.    Working smart starts with one key principle: Don’t Make Assumptions. […]

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Why You Need a Power Squad

There’s a powerful quote from motivational speaker Jim Rohn that I’d like to share with you. “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” Jim Rohn This quote has been repeated, paraphrased and recycled many times by countless sources over the years. It’s sage advice, and words that I […]

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How to Pursue Another Internal Position (Without Pissing Off Your Boss)

The world is full of opportunities. Many times, your next best step can very well be available at the company where you are already employed. Internal jobs get posted on official boards, recruitment emails with lists of available positions are sent, and co-workers tip you off about new possibilities. If you are happy at your […]

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How to Catch Up When You’re Feeling Behind

Buckle up, we’re heading into a busy time. Life picks up speed as we head into the holiday season. At work, at home, everywhere! It’s easy to feel like there’s simply not enough time in the day. Especially at the workplace. I can’t give you the gift of more time. But, I can help you […]

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Stop Letting Email Rule Your Day

I’ll be blunt. Email doesn’t count as real work. If you are spending the workday in your inbox, you are wasting your day. Email is an insidious little time stealer. Email is an insidious little attention stealer. Email is an insidious little soul sucker. It’s time to stop letting email control your day. I admit. […]

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