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10 Examples of How to Use Your Strengths at Work

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If you’re ready to level up your superpowers, you may want to sign-up for my 7 Part free E-Course to a Happier and More Successful You or my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! An organization I work with recently brought in a consultant. At meetings he furiously types away at his keyboard. What gives? I […]

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How to Get Better Feedback at Work

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You walk down the hallway back to your desk, feeling a little bit tired. You’re about to make the turn, but instead you go straight and you end up in your boss’s office. You ask him, “Do you have a minute?” He says yes and you sit down. He is probably thinking. Here it comes… […]

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How to Stop Worrying About Mistakes at Work

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I’m standing next to a powerful woman at this networking event. She introduces my friend and I to her friend. There is a slightly longer than usual pause and I rush to fill the empty space. “Oh and this is my friend Alfred.” “We already met,” Alfred says. “Oh, I’m sorry. You knew each other […]

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3 Unique Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills at Work

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I am severely hearing impaired and it was not detected until I was 12 years old. So what do I know about communication and how can it help you get the most from your workday? Finding ways to communicate well was a daily challenge. I learned to read lips so well that I had deceived […]

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What to Do When You Hate Your Job

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Hating your job isn’t particularly uncommon. In fact, a Gallup study found that around 70% of workers find themselves “disengaged” from their job. Doing the same things day after day, while feeling you’re hardly making a difference in the world, can certainly contribute to a feeling of disengagement in the workplace. I was once that […]

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How to Build Habits that Make You Happier

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To often we bully ourselves to get things done or to do things that need to get done. Let me know in the comments if you’ve ever created a crazy to do list in the past month and got less than half done. You are setting yourself up for failure. You must strive, yes, but […]

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How Being Creative at Home Makes You Happier at Work

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Every night on my drive home from work, I make a mental list of things to do. Feed the dogs, make dinner, take a shower, make lunch for tomorrow. Once my work clothes are off and my pajamas on, I shoot through my nightly chores at a lightning pace. The quicker I complete my housework, […]

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6 Ways to Improve Your Focus at Work

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I grew up with ADD. As a child, it was a constant struggle trying to manage my attention. In high school, I forced myself to work ahead on homework through math lessons so I wouldn’t get in trouble for fidgeting or talking to my neighbor. In college, I became a note-taker so I was forced […]

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I Need a New Job

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How many times have you heard “I need a new job!” from a friend? How often do they act on it? How many times have you said this to yourself? And how often have you acted on it? 86% of people are currently unhappy at their job. These are stats from 2013, but from my work […]

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How Can You Live with a Little More Passion?

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I’m drawn to write about something very important. A friend of mine recently died. He wasn’t a close friend. We briefly chatted at WDS, but I knew he was powerful the moment we chatted. He had a honest confidence that I can’t put into complete words. We talked at WDS (World Domination Summit) in Portland […]

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