What We Can Learn About Careers from Pope Francis

On The Job

Even if you don''t consider yourself a religious person, you need to learn to relax and not fight so many internal battles. 9) Committing the ''terrorism of gossip. "It''s

2014 179

How to Become a Spiritual Badass – The 20 Laws of Spiritual Power

Dumb Little Man

By following these laws, you will learn how to be a spiritual badass, be perceived as spiritually powerful and, more importantly, feel the depth of your own latent spiritual power. Learn how to say no. Abstain from Gossip. Learn to observe sensations without reacting.

2019 246

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How to Be Extraordinary At Work: Helpful Tips For Career Growth

Dumb Little Man

Don’t Stay Still, Learn Everyday. Instead, you must think out of the box and learn something new every day. You may even learn innovative things that can lead to professional growth. Grab every chance and try learning new things. Keep learning and maintain positive vibes.

2020 186

The 10 Biggest Goofs Made By New Workers

On The Job

Even if you think it’s harmless gossip such as, “Did you see what Kim Kardashian wore the other day? you don’t want to give even a hint that you might be a gossip. I look forward to watching and learning from you.” On your first day of a new job you’re often excited and nervous.

2013 236

Identify One Goal: The Secret to Discovering Your Purpose

Dumb Little Man

When you finally identify it, spend every day of your life learning about it, studying it, practicing it, and doing it. Linda Ikeji is a millionaire for being a gossiper. I think a lot of young people will find this post very useful if they were to apply themselves to it.

2018 245

Why Certification and a Designation are Important for Executive and Administrative Assistants

Office Dynamics

Besides the actual skills and competencies you learn through a certification program, it also demonstrates to those around you that you can set goals and achieve objectives – you can be trusted to go the distance. Learn More Here.

2019 219

How to Handle Work Guilt

Jen Lawrence

It could be anything such as Donut Day, getting over the hurdle of a project, learning a new skill, or even just that you have a job. And no – I don’t mean fill them in on all the office gossip.

2019 63

5 Things to Remember in a New Job

On The Job

As the economy improves, many people are starting new jobs and learning how to work for a new company and a new boss. Gossip about your old job in the first week and you may be seen as immature.

2014 273

8 Ways to Improve Your Attitude

Ian's Messy Desk

Successful people do not spend hours in front of the television, gossiping around the water cooler, or any other negative behaviour. Learn from their example. The post 8 Ways to Improve Your Attitude appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk.

2013 236

5 Signs Employees are Thinking About Leaving -- and What to Do About It

On The Job

They Gossip This is someone who isn’t looking for the good in anything or anyone. The solution: Try challenging this worker in a new way by cross-training him in another department or sending him to a learning event (read more here ) Photo: salestalentagency

2015 181

Top 5 Habits of The Best World Leaders in History

Small Business CEO

Instead of gossiping with people, successful world leaders tend to invest heavily on learning new concepts or grooming a new skill.… The idea of being “successful” is indeed a matter of personal judgment.

2017 74

Quiz: Is Your Attitude Hurting Your Career?

Eat Your Career

She thinks it would be a good opportunity for you to learn some new skills and do some networking. Your constant workplace gossip is going to get you in trouble quickly if you don’t cut it out. Remember that gossip is incredibly harmful and unproductive.

2012 210

4 Fun Ways to Improve Your Productivity

Dumb Little Man

Learning to type faster (touch typing) can save you thousands of hours in your career. As long as you don’t do pseudo-work *cough* email *cough* you can spend time on your favorite hobby, gossip to your colleagues, or read an awesome book.

2016 265

Beyond the In-Flight Movie: 9 Ways to Beat Boredom in the Air

Dumb Little Man

However, if you’re not as easily amused or haven’t flown in a while, the days when you could load up on 15 gossip magazines to pass the time are long gone. See Also: 5 Effective Techniques To Learn A Language Faster . Do you know what to do on a long flight?

2016 272

Why Do Administrative Teams Have So Much Drama?

Office Dynamics

Gossip. I find that gossip usually focuses on other people’s intentions, motives, hidden agendas, or secret activities. Solution: Learn how to communicate your perspective in a way that is professional and respectful. If you’d like to learn more about our Blog-A-Thon you can do so here. On a recent webinar, Joan noticed a question that caught her attention: Why do so many administrative teams have drama?

2017 167

Helping Your Executive Maintain A Competitive Edge

Office Dynamics

Learn how competing firms differ from your company and if they offer the same products or services. Resist the temptation to gossip or complain.

2013 175

Climb the career tree, all the way to the top!

Practically Perfect PA

Absorb the information on your company’s website and try and learn new skills where possible such as reading balance sheets. Sorry to say it but if you want to transform from PA to Leader, gossip is a big no.

2015 220

Career Success A to Z: H is for Honesty

Eat Your Career

Learn more about it and access links to other articles in the series here. Things like gossiping about others. This article is part of a series. My goal in this series is to talk about important concepts related to career fulfilment in a fun and unusual way.

2017 130

Quiz: Are You a Workplace Bully?

Eat Your Career

There are all kinds of cliques and gossip. A co-worker asks for your help learning a new computer program but you really don’t have the time. You aren’t always going to agree, so you’ll need to learn to make compromises. Sometimes, the office can feel like high school.

2012 242

Top 5 Time Management Hacks To Get You Ahead

Dumb Little Man

The day a person learns to prioritize his tasks, he would be a master of his time. These are the tasks that kill your valuable time like surfing the internet, gossiping with colleagues and chatting with friends. Learn the art of saying NO. Learning to say no is important.

2016 207

Passive Agressive Tendencies? You’re Not Fooling Anyone

Eat Your Career

He’ll learn not to mess with me…”. The problem then snowballs and there’s a bunch of unsaid animosity that comes out in snippy emails and rude comments and eye rolling and gossip and anonymous notes.

2011 212

Focus – The Recipe for Success

Dumb Little Man

It does not require you to learn something new; rather, it involves a process of letting go of some of your habits that distract you from the most important things.

2013 285

How To Become Bitter and Resentful in 9 Easy Steps

Dumb Little Man

Why work on something outside work or learn anything? Be sure to capture all the important details, like how much money they spend and related gossip like who they date, their outside marriage affairs, where they party, what brands they promote and all that.

2019 255

How to Positively Slay Your Office Dragons

Office Dynamics

Co-workers can be dragons when they: gossip. Avoid gossiping. Dragons won’t go away unless you learn to face them in a positive fashion. I have been speaking on how to slay your ‘Office Dragons’ for 25 years now.

2016 140

Help! My Boss Is a Jerk

Eat Your Career

This is a skill I learned when I became a coach. This is not a gossip fest or a vent session. Either learn to live with it or move on. I’m not naming names but I’ve worked for some pretty difficult people in my life. Oh, who am I kidding? They were jerks.

2011 220

33 Expressive Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt & Anxiety like Madonna

Dumb Little Man

Bad news is we are all here to learn lessons… sigh. Good news is that we are meant to learn lessons and by addressing them, we can transform them into strengths. My moments where I gossip and am envious. Stop taking yourself so seriously, learn to laugh and move on.

2016 206

10 Tips for Being a Good Neighbour at Work

Ian's Messy Desk

Learn to discuss. Learn to disagree without being disagreeable. Know your own weaknesses : Don’t get caught up in gossip. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day.

2010 204

How Even Obnoxious Colleagues Can Help Your Career

On The Job

By taking the time to listen more to this new co-worker, I learned that she was very nervous about the new job, afraid she wouldn't get up to speed fast enough. That goal isn't going to be met by sitting around gossiping about the guy across the hall or how much I hate my hair.

2017 141

How Do Others Perceive You?

On The Job

That's a problem in American business climates where you must learn to call attention to your contributions. To battle this problem, seek high-profile projects and learn to share your accomplishments with colleagues. •

2012 239

Are You An Emotional Packrat?

Dumb Little Man

Just as you don't think about, gossip about or otherwise worry about other people it's unlikely that they are any different. Learn from your mistake and avoid having to go through it again in the future. Confession time, until a few years ago I was an emotional packrat.

2010 285

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

Dumb Little Man

From work or school, research, to looking up movies and celebrities to news and gossip, Google is the go-to search engine. Use this guide to learn more about, or be reminded of, some of the best ways to get exactly what youre looking for, and quickly. Continue Learning.

2008 286

Dropping The Unimportant: 5 Things You Should Stop Doing

Productivity Bits

They not only eke out positive energy out of you but they also tend to breed office gossip. Learn to weigh in the things that matter most and discard the stuff that you do not need. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. Don’t sweat the small stuff – this idiom has a lot to tell about productivity.

2010 209

Seven Lessons to Reboot Your Life

Dumb Little Man

Eye surgery improved my vision and I spent a long time getting my strength back, learning rehab therapies for the unseen cognitive and psychological deficits common to brain injury. Seriously, though, it was hard to learn how to be completely dependent on somebody – and do so graciously.

2012 286

Lovely Jubilee!

Practically Perfect PA

To honour her on this fabulous jubilee weekend, here are some things I think we can all learn from the Queen! If you think of how much confidential information, gossip and scandal she must have been privy to over the years I can only imagine what stories her biography would contain.

2012 151

Office Politics Can't Be Ignored

On The Job

You don’t have to lie, cheat, steal or cause physical harm – but you can listen, learn, be professional and ethical. Don’t gossip. Some people equate gossiping with office politics, and that’s a big mistake. Gossiping is dishing dirty on another person in order to put down or minimize him or her in some way. Remember that if you hold a grudge, then it bars you from learning from the experience and moving on.

2007 100

EMEA East – Personal Branding Q&A

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve only been in this role for a month so I’m learning lots at the moment and also getting involved in marketing so it is exciting. I’ve actually written a few blogs on how to work with confidential documents and not being the office gossip.

2012 159

11 Tips To Improve Your Performance

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise 11 Tips To Improve Your Performance By The Professional Assistant on Thursday, November 08, 2007 Filed Under: Office Gossip , Productivity A re you asking yourself, “How can I improve my workplace?&# Avoid people that gossip, you will only get yourself deeper into negativity. Learn from them and build on your weaknesses to make them into strengths.

2007 100

Minimizing The Facebook Time Sink/Information Overload

Simple Productivity Blog

And then my news feed started filling up with quizzes, Farmville, “what I had for breakfast&# and gossip about people I didn’t know or didn’t want to know about. There are some things I have learned along the way to help keep Facebook in check.

EMEA East – Personal Branding Q&A

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve only been in this role for a month so I’m learning lots at the moment and also getting involved in marketing so it is exciting. I’ve actually written a few blogs on how to work with confidential documents and not being the office gossip.

2012 151

4 ways to Boost Your Standing at Work

On The Job

This can mean everything from making sure you contribute your portion to the office coffee fund to refusing to gossip about co-workers.

2011 197

Is Using Social Media at Work a Good Idea?

On The Job

Cavalli points out that social media interaction isn’t always about discussing a new movie or dishing the latest gossip. It also can be about exchanging professional information and learning about industry trends.

The Cat Guide To Productivity

Simple Productivity Blog

Whether it is an activity that you don’t have room for in your schedule, or a gossip session, we have the choice to participate or not. Do you have any lessons learned from felines? Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. I am lucky to share my house with two cats. Felines are independent creatures who do exactly what they want. Mine tolerate my presence as a means to fill the food bowl and turn on the heated mattress pad for their lounging pleasure.

2012 199

Isaiah Washington's Big Mistakes

On The Job

Here’s what needs to be learned by everyone regarding this nasty little fight between Washington and his colleagues and his bosses: It’s a small world. Anything you say otherwise will be gossiped about for weeks or years to come. Washington’s name will forever be linked with not only what he said to start the gossip, but what he did to perpetuate it.

2007 100