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Being a considerate Coworker

Posted by John Carroll on Friday, April 11, 2014, In : Workplace 

Most workers put a lot of thought and consideration into making sure clients, customers and vendors are pleased.  While being attentive to the needs of your external professional network is important, don’t forget to reserve some thoughtfulness for the people you share an office with every day.   Here are some tips to help you become a more considerate coworker:

Respect personal space.

It takes time to learn the personal boundaries of all of your coworkers, so show some courtesy by knoc...


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How To Party In the Office

Posted by John Carroll on Friday, December 27, 2013, In : Workplace 
The holidays are more than gift giving and sipping champagne, but about connecting with family, friends and coworkers.  Here are some helpful Do’s and Don’ts for any office party that you are thinking about hosting or attending for this or next holiday season.

DO: Establish a dress code

It may seem overly simple, and overly obvious, but establishing a dress code can help alleviate several mishaps. Depending upon the venue, a dress code will allow party attendees to feel comfortable in ...


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4 Tips for Managing Work-Related Stress

Posted by John Carroll on Friday, November 1, 2013, In : Workplace 

Are you stressed out at work? More importantly, does your work stress creep into your life outside of work? You are definitely not alone. Most jobs come with some degree of stress, but the key is to find and utilize the right tools to manage your stress so you can get on with business and enjoy your life.

Here are four tips to keep your work stress from taking over:

1.    Keep it in perspective

To remember the bigger picture and keep your stress in perspective, keep track of successes and reco...


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How to Make Your Workday More Productive, Efficient, and Interesting

Posted by John Carroll on Thursday, October 10, 2013, In : Workplace 
Consistently producing high-quality, error-free work is important, but sometimes the tedious nature of routines can take its toll on employees. Making your work day interesting and stimulating is a key factor in being able to produce quality work daily. Need new ways to stay motivated and focused? Maybe the tips below can help!

Pack a snack.

If you’re tired and need an energy boost, always pack a snack to give you more energy. Try to pack something different every day or week, so you have ...


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