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Assertive, Aggressive or Arrogant? – #MTtalk Roundup

Can you be assertive without being seen as aggressive or arrogant? In this week's #MTtalk Twitter chat, we're going to discuss what the diff...

Giving Feedback to Managers – Your Top Tips

We all know the value of feedback in the workplace. It can help you to improve your performance, to reassure you that you are on the right t...

What’s the Best Career Advice You’ve Received? — Your Top Tips!

The best career advice I ever received? “Stop moaning, and do something about it!” Though it’s served me well, at the time I remember ...

The Self-Promotion Trap – #MTtalk Roundup

Self-promotion is a great tool for building your career, but it can also be damaging if you use it recklessly. So how can you self-promote w...

Seeking to Serve – Join Our #MTtalk!

Great customer service can make or break entire organizations. Excellent service can leave you feeling special and appreciated, while one ba...

Dealing With Inappropriate Personal Stories at Work – Your Top Tips

It’s lunchtime. You’re sending a few messages and catching up on that great article you were reading. Suddenly, uh oh, your col...

“Math Makes Me Ashamed…”

My wife works as an English teacher in a local community college. She has two co-workers, Kristen and Mark. Both of them are, as she puts it...