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Please stop saying these ridiculous buzzwords at work

These phrases may make you feel clever — but they also annoy people.

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5 things referees can teach us about being hated at work

You can't possibly be hated as much as referees. Here's what you can learn.


Beyoncé creates a new college scholarship, because your best revenge is your paper

The former college skeptic embraces higher education.

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Please stop bragging about how busy you are

Feeling busy can prevent you from moving your career forward.

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8 mistakes I made as a manager and how you can avoid them

When I first became a manager, I made every mistake in the book.

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Why making to-do lists won’t help you get things done

Here's what you should do instead.

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How I learned the importance of keeping in touch

Here are my three goals for following up with people.

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How to work like you’re in Finland

Employees are much more independent.

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How to become resilient to the dreaded ‘no’

Sometimes rejection can be your launchpad to better things.

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Know-it-alls are worse at evaluating the truth, research says

"If you are right but nobody wants to work with you, then how valuable are you really?"

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What Veep can teach us about the job search

Job searching and career transition are times when you can look deeper at what you want — even if you're Selina Meyer.

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3 things you can learn from Instagram’s ‘Efficiency Guru’

If you have to stress out, do it early.

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Rock-balancing guru teaches you how to trust yourself again

If you don't have rocks handy, find some.

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10 ways smart people stay calm

Top performers have well-honed coping strategies to deal with stress.

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Smelly foods, fingernail clippings, and why we need manners at work

We spoke to an etiquette expert about what not to do.

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Why flattery is holding back your career

Here's a surprise: Flattering someone makes you dislike them.

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How knowing my thinking style helps me advance my career

I understand my weaknesses and leverage my strengths.

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Science says this action will make you better at work

Praise increases productivity.

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How video games can help you succeed at work

They can teach you how to level up in life.

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To appear confident, stop ‘power posing’ and just be authentic

While power-posing can fake confidence enough to get into a room, no amount of body language can replace the good judgment that makes a leader.


You’re overworking yourself right now, and here’s how to stop it

Our bodies send us messages that our minds often ignore.

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Focus on these 4 mindsets to rise to the top

Success is a mind game.

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How to navigate office politics, according to a trauma expert

Office politics can be draining. Here's how to stay sane and productive.

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This is what the most successful people do before breakfast

Anything that requires self-discipline or focus is easier to do in the morning.

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10 mistakes smart people never make twice

Successful people have the tools in place to learn from their errors.