Are Eu-Stressing or Dis-Stressing?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Are Eu-Stressing or Dis-Stressing? Do you feel tired and stressed throughout each work day? Unfortunately, stress is always going to be a part of our lives. The only people that are not stressed are the ones that arent alive. There are actually two different types of stress - distress and eustress. Eustress is the type of stress that makes you feel good.

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5 Ways To Combat Stress At Work

Productivity Bits

A survey says that 40% of American workers report that their job are very or extremely stressful. Stress is a factor that we need to manage. There is no job that is stress-proof. It is a fact that, as office-workers, we go through some stressful situations in the many aspects of our office life. Here are some ways to keep stress at bay. Your desk might be one of the biggest sources of your stress. Get Life Outside Of The Cubicle.

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Contest: Best Stress Tips - Win $1500

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Contest: Best Stress Tips - Win $1500 By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, October 02, 2008 Filed Under: Productivity D o you feel stressed at work? People get stressed all of the time. Getting rid of stress in your life can make you more productive , keep you healthy and even keep you sane. Read my post on the difference between good and bad stress.

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Trying to Phone/Fax Internationally?

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise Trying to Phone/Fax Internationally? In my particular field (Publishing), it can be very stressful when your boss asks you to fax something right away, since the time difference is substantial at times and you need to figure out how to decipher a fax number. Then you just enter the phone or fax number in the third section. 4comments for this post Regina Thanks for posting the "trying to phone/fax internationally" issue.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Workplace Anxiety Disorder Impacts.

On The Job

So, say someone refuses to return your phone calls. What about the guy in the cubicle next to yours refusing to take off his headphones so you can ask him a question? I tend to carry stress in my chest, and that makes my back tense.

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Ten Rules Guaranteed to Cause You Less Stress

On The Job

I know you're stressed. Dwight" has inhabited the cubicle next to you for three very, very long years. Claim you didn't get the phone message from your boss over the weekend because your service sucks. Tags: workplace advice the office cubicle dwight humor at work ok workplace rules human resources it's okay career advice free career advice Anita Bruzzese It's Friday. TGIF, right?

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Is Stress Making You Want to Kiss Your Job Goodbye?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, June 1, 2009 Is Stress Making You Want to Kiss Your Job Goodbye? What levels of stress was he seeing?

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3 Things To Do This Month for Your Career

On The Job

We huddle a little more deeply into our cubicle, and think more about what soup to order for lunch rather than how to energize our careers. Find some quiet time (mute the phone, please) when you can just write down any random thoughts you have about your career. Stressed?

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Deepak Chopra: "Get Outside Yourself"

On The Job

As he answered his phone, I heard a dinging noise. He suggests that when you have a stressful thought, such as thinking you'll never get the promotion or a new job, try to assess how that thought makes you feel.

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5 Quick Fixes To Improve Your Mental Health

Dumb Little Man

Avoid stress. Stress can come in many forms. You may not even realise you are suffering from stress, but the accumulation of small and frequent negative thoughts and energy can have a negative impact on your physical health very quickly.

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Simple Ways to Create a Sustainable Outdoor Office Space

Eco-Office Gals

For decades, you could walk into any office in the country and see much the same thing — individual cubicles, shuttered windows and fluorescent lighting. First, being out in nature lowers stress levels, at least according to a study by the Society for Public Health Education.

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Hands Hurt From Typing?

Professional Assistant Blog

Heres a product that will help you feel better and relieve pain, carpal tunnel syndrome and repetitive stress injury. 0comments for this post Post a Comment Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Subscribe to Posts via Feed Subscribe to Posts via Email Featured Posts Write An Effective Out Of Office Assistant Message Cubicle Etiquette Get A Job With A Thank You Letter How to Copy Tables from Word to Powerpoint Want to Decorate Your Cubicle/Office?

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Live Life to Its Fullest: 39 Ways to Live and Not Merely Exist

Dumb Little Man

Get out of your cubicle. Do you sit all day in front of computer, shuffling papers, taking phone calls, and chatting on the Internet? Break free from the cubicle environment, and do your work on a laptop in a coffee shop, on a boat or in a log cabin.

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Are You Afraid to Talk to Your Boss?

Professional Assistant Blog

By The Professional Assistant on Tuesday, August 28, 2007 Filed Under: Organize A re you afraid to talk to your boss about your workload - if you really do feel stressed about the workload that you have? Home About Me Advertise Are You Afraid to Talk to Your Boss? Try using the "Compliment Sandwich" method. Youd be amazed of how well it works and helps you negotiate the only thing that you really can negotiate - time!

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How to Get a New Boss to Like You

On The Job

Is it possible that she'll ignore your abilities and favor your vile cubicle mate? Ask her whether she'd rather receive texts, emails, phone calls or personal updates. The new year is often a time when many people make changes, and that may include your boss.

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Feeling Like What You Do Is Never Enough

On The Job

just to answer a few e-mails and you've never been in a car without the cell phone to your ear. That means you start fighting with your spouse, you yell at your kids, you begin to hate the guy in the cubicle next to yours and you begin to ignore the boss, who you hate more than anyone. Tags: long work hours overwork job stress work/life balance Why are you working so much? C'mon, I know it's true. You're on your Blackberry at the dinner table, you get up at 4 a.m.

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How to Organize Your Desk

Office Dynamics

Unkempt work spaces are becoming a productivity issue as offices become more cramped and cubicles replace private offices. It creates undo extra stress. In the long run, you will save yourself hours (even days), frustration and stress. Organizational Skills - Clean Up Your Stuff!

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Minimizing Distractions to Increase Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

There are many reasons for them such as hunger, sleeplessness, boredom and more personal problems such as stress. You can act on them by keeping snacks at hand, mixing boring with interesting tasks, getting enough sleep by getting to bed earlier in the evening and finding ways to evade and change the things that stress us out. People talking, phones ringing and background noise can be extremely distracting. This post was written by a guest author.

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How to exorcise your demons of disorganization

Ian's Messy Desk

If you have an open-door policy, place your back to the entrance, or face away from your cubicle entry to indicate your unavailability. When placing calls, respect the time of other employees by immediately asking if you have phoned at a convenient time or should call back later.

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How to Copy Tables from Word to Powerpoint

Professional Assistant Blog

Now you can show your boss the new presentation that they were asking for, without getting your stress level up. 0comments for this post Post a Comment Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Subscribe to Posts via Feed Subscribe to Posts via Email Featured Posts Write An Effective Out Of Office Assistant Message Cubicle Etiquette Get A Job With A Thank You Letter How to Copy Tables from Word to Powerpoint Want to Decorate Your Cubicle/Office?

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5 Tips for Becoming Valuable in a New Job

On The Job

The job-hunting experience can be a stressful one: sending out resumes, interviewing, sending out more resumes and interviewing again. But before you begin to feel too comfortable in your little cubicle, are you sure you’re doing everything you can to hang on to that job?

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Too Many People Need Your Help At Once?

Professional Assistant Blog

The best way to deal with stressful situations like this is to stop, take a breath and relax for a few minutes. Just getting out the tension will release any anxiety and stress you may have. Home About Me Advertise Too Many People Need Your Help At Once? By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Filed Under: Organize , Prioritize , Productivity A re you having difficulty with overcoming a problem?

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Stepping on work toes.

Laughing all the Way to Work

Sometimes it is better to speak on the phone or in person. By invading each other's cubicle space or walking into an office without knocking. Sometimes we are so busy and stressed it is hard to remember to say please and thank you, but remembering goes a long way towards avoiding those work toes. I stepped on a woman's toes this morning on the bus. It was her own fault.

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E-mails Should Not Be Like a Game of Tennis!

Professional Assistant Blog

Using e-mail is a great tool, especially if you are trying to cut down on company costs via international phone calls and postage fees. Another point I would like to stress is to archive your e-mails for a certain period of time that either you or your company feels would be appropriate. Home About Me Advertise E-mails Should Not Be Like a Game of Tennis!

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Fight or Flight? Dealing with a Difficult Colleague!

Professional Assistant Blog

Currently there is a clerical staff person, sitting in a cubicle right across from me who has made my daily work experience miserable. Lifes too short to stress out! Home About Me Advertise Fight or Flight? Dealing with a Difficult Colleague! By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, March 06, 2008 Filed Under: Job Seeking , Meetings , Office Gossip , Productivity H ave you had or are in a situation where your colleague is making your life miserable?

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Should You Hang Up When a Recruiter Calls?

On The Job

They're sick of working so much, with little (or no) pay raises, and dream of landing a job where there will be more appreciation and less stress. Many workers are open to other job offers now.

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Has The Bubble Burst?

Professional Assistant Blog

Our lives are increasingly hectic and we are bombarded by so much stuff on a daily basis that learning to be productive, so as to handle the stresses of modern life, is a wise move. Home About Me Advertise Has The Bubble Burst? By The Professional Assistant on Monday, March 10, 2008 Filed Under: Organize , Prioritize , Productivity E ditor’s note: This is a guest post by James of Organize IT.

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Top Reasons for Working in Large and Small Companies

Professional Assistant Blog

Trust me, it can be very stressful! Post from: Administrative Assistant 0comments for this post Post a Comment Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Subscribe to Posts via Feed Subscribe to Posts via Email Featured Posts Write An Effective Out Of Office Assistant Message Cubicle Etiquette Get A Job With A Thank You Letter How to Copy Tables from Word to Powerpoint Want to Decorate Your Cubicle/Office?

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: How Badly Do You Need Time Off?

On The Job

No vacation is worth the amount of stress I feel." Avery says that the stress of working nights and weekends – and not even taking time off when she was ill -- has taken a toll on her physical and emotional health.

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10 gifts to give your career

On The Job

They may feel they have even less time for a personal life, which compounds the stress. Pick up the phone. Use your personal cell phone out of earshot of others. Could a Union Be Coming to a Cubicle Near You?

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: 6 tips for handling a pregnancy and.

On The Job

Greenfield says that this tough job market can add to the stress for a pregnant career woman, who may worry that although the law doesn’t allow her to be fired for being pregnant, that can’t stop an employer from eliminating her job. Could a Union Be Coming to a Cubicle Near You?

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The Ultimate Guide to Motivating Yourself

Brilliantly Better

This sounds to me more like ‘sugar-cubicles’ motivation, rather than a mature man discipline.

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8 tips to help you find your way in this tough job market

On The Job

Then, I did what I always did: I picked up the phone and started asking experts on how job seekers could succeed in this tough market. Could a Union Be Coming to a Cubicle Near You?

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Social Impact of Working From Home | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Business Telephone Systems & Phone Lines For Your Business techdepot.co.uk Dino Said on December 22nd, 2008 at 3:42 am I agree , I too work at home and I love it , no rigid dress code , no claustrophobic cubicle and no stress generating travel from home to work office.

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Full-time Freelance Writing Jobs | Men With Pens

Men With Pens

I earn good money, set my own hours, and I don’t have to deal with the stress of traffic, corporate politics, and an office full of idiots and suck-ups. Full-time “Employed&# Writing – The Cons: You can get burned out from long hours and stressful work. Add the mental toll to a stressful work environment and you have a recipe for going postal. You can enjoy a quiet, stress-free work environment. Answer the phone now and then.

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