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How to Win at Work, and Keep Your Friends, Too!

“Did you hear Rick got another promotion?” “Seriously? I mean, I’m happy for the guy, but how come he got one and I ...

From “Bestie” to Boss: Managing Friends and Keeping Them

If you were offered a promotion, you’d take it, right? Most of us would. More money, more responsibility, more kudos, more influenceâ€...

When Your Co-Workers Are Your Housemates: the Pros and Cons

The rising cost of living, combined with the desire to live and work in big cities, where opportunities are more abundant, has resulted in a...

How to Be Happy at Work

Annie McKee, Ph.D is an adviser on happiness to leaders of multinational companies and governments around the globe. So I was surprised to l...

My Most Difficult Conversation at Work

“You know what, Simon? I think they should fire you for what you’ve done.” As conversational gambits go, it was a showstop...

My Best Manager and My Worst… And What Each Taught Me

Strange but true: I had both the best and the worst managers of my career – so far – at the same company. Not only that, but they manag...

Your Top Tips on How to Boost Team Morale

It’s not always easy to keep team morale high. Sometimes something as simple as working with a colleague who is in a bad mood or is h...

Have You Got a Reputation for Rudeness?

Have you ever been in that awkward position at work where you’ve discovered a colleague who’s noticeably upset or even crying, ...