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Seasonal Pressure at Work – Your Top Tips for Survival

For many people, it doesn’t get much more exciting than the winter holiday season. ...

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The Power of Recognition: Celebrating Self and Others – #MTtalk Roundup

What does recognition at work look like to you? Is it a pay raise, more responsibilities, or simply a vote of confidence from your manager? ...

You’ll Never Make It If You Fake It: My Expert Interview With Sabrina Horn

"Fake it till you make it!" It's a piece of advice we hear a lot. But what if it does more harm than good? Mind Tools talks to Sabrina Horn ...

“I Am… ” Words of Self-Declaration — #MTtalk Roundup

My words of identity tell full and rich stories, all playing out against a backdrop of family, culture, tradition, rites, rituals, power, au...

5 Negotiation Lessons From My Lockdown Puppy

He's our first dog, and I knew we had plenty to learn. But it never occurred to me that negotiation would be so high on the skill list...

Why Some Boards Work – and Some Don’t!

"We had a clear goal, plus all the investment we needed to start. And we had fire in our bellies. We were new to the business world, but we ...

How Do You Run a Business? – #MTtalk Roundup

My grandpa was a wealthy man. He owned a successful transport business. His work ethic was beyond reproach. However, his inability to say "n...

Flexible Working: Unraveling 35 Years of 9-to-5 Conditioning

I can work at times that match my physical and mental energy or take appropriate timeouts when I need a bit of headspace. As for working in ...

Set Healthy Boundaries: My Expert Interview with Nedra Glover Tawwab

Do you feel guilty setting boundaries with people? Mind Tools talks to Nedra Glover Tawwab about how to successfully set boundaries...