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Unlearning Silence in the Workplace: How to Speak Up at Work

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But some workplace experts are speaking up and encouraging employees to do just the same in 2024; perhaps the only “resolution” you will need this year is some real talk. What assumptions do we hold about where and when we’re allowed to speak up? What have we experienced as the costs of speaking up in the past?

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Heads-up, Transactional Spaces: The Future Is Coming

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And sometimes the places employees end up in are thriving spaces where they can connect, learn, share, collaborate, create … and get some work done. So if you’re still banking on transactional relationships in lifeless spaces, consider this your heads-up: you’ll be left behind as people flock to spaces of connection, belonging and humanness.

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Should People with Grit Ever Give Up?

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Having grit doesn’t mean never giving up; it means not giving up on our long-term goals. And sometimes the best way to achieve our long-term goals may be to give up on unproductive short-term goals. Recognizing how our goals line up can help us know when to quit and when to persist. Giving up can feel like failure.

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How to Stand Up for Yourself

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The director of a small but busy public library in the Midwest, Marcia Fanning (not her real name) says she was meek and didn’t really stand up for herself for many years: “I let people walk all over me, and I ended up being really unhappy a lot of [the] time.”. Best practices for standing up for yourself. I apologized.

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8 Steps to Climb Your Way Up to the C-Suite

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She had grown up in New York’s inner city and was proud of her “grind” and determination. Networking isn’t just about showing up, she adds, although being visible is important: “It’s about reciprocity. A leader needs to be able to stand up in front of a group and answer their questions the way parents answer kids in the back seat.

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I Stopped Worrying, Then Happiness Showed Up

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You do not have time for filling up space around you while your interior stays empty. Photo by Guas/Shutterstock The post I Stopped Worrying, Then Happiness Showed Up appeared first on SUCCESS. Take the time to observe what’s around you. Is it what makes you happy? If not, how can you change it?

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4 Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipes to Spice Up Your Holiday Celebration

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Fill up instead on mashed potatoes and turkey, and let Berry Thankful provide you with a fresh, citrus burst!” Remove cinnamon, and store syrup in the refrigerator between uses for up to 1 month. Joseph Neau Ingredients: 2 oz Distillery 98 Half Shell Vodka 1.5 oz cranberry juice 0.25 oz lime juice 0.25

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