Personal Development

Administrative Professional Week is coming! … Don’t forget this important office resource

Manage the boring stuff at work

March 27, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

You aren’t going to love everything about your job. Some of your tasks will be outright dull or tedious. Follow these tips to gain some new perspective.
Your boss just hit you with some bad news: You need to improve your performance or find a new job. Here’s what to do next.
Never guess. You’ll likely get it wrong.
Let’s take a serious look at your perceptions of yourself, your role and your life.

How to deal with face blindness

March 14, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

Not remembering a face, especially after repeated meetings, can be interpreted as a sign of disrespect or carelessness. To avoid these situations, face blindness sufferers lean on some key compensatory skills.

The word of the year is…

March 7, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

The Oxford English Dictionary’s choice reflects, as they describe it, “the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of the passing year.”
Acknowledge the control you have over your time and actions … Don’t expect a response to impersonal emails … Let the sunshine in
Consolidating data … Dynamic filtering … Slicers in Sheets?
  Positive people have a way of telling even sob stories in a way that reveals a silver lining. That’s called a “positive explanatory style.” Develop it with these 4 steps…
Every individual needs to have self-esteem, quite simply because it affects every aspect of one’s life. Since the reality is our self-esteem does fluctuate, here are some tips to help you.

Keep your impulses at bay

February 7, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

If you think you’re a procrastinator, you might be suffering from your own impulsivity, Eric Ravenscraft writes at LifeHacker. Here are some ways to keep your impulsivity in check.

1-Minute Strategies: March ’19

February 7, 2019 Categorized in: Personal Development

Is it dos and don’ts, do’s and don’ts or do’s and don’t’s? … Make an effort to revitalize your workspace at least every six months … Nomophobia is the Cambridge Dictionary’s word of the year for 2018 … How your favorite hobby can ease work stress