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The Power of Negative Thinking

The Power of Negative Thinking | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
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The sad, sick life of the business traveller

The sad, sick life of the business traveller | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
MANY of us have found ourselves trying to explain to friends and colleagues that, no, business travel isn’t as fun and glamorous as it seems. Finally, ther
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Three rules for clear international emails

Three rules for clear international emails | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Avoid confusion and causing offence when your emails cross cultures by following these simple rules of international emailing.
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10 Ways to Use Body Language to Get the Job

10 Ways to Use Body Language to Get the Job | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
So you can project the most positive mannerisms in your next interview, check out this expert advice from hiring managers on what body language to adopt.
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The Ultimate Guide to Difficult Conversations Across Cultures

The Ultimate Guide to Difficult Conversations Across Cultures | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Most of us don’t enjoy having difficult conversations, period — but when they involve someone from our own culture, we can usually rely on some basic shared assumptions about what the interaction
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33 things you should never say to your boss

33 things you should never say to your boss | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Be careful what you say. It may come back to haunt you.
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How to Beat Hurry Sickness: Overcoming Constant Panic and Rush

How to Beat Hurry Sickness: Overcoming Constant Panic and Rush | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Do you think fast, talk fast, and act fast? Hurry sickness can be overcome without sacrificing productivity.
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12 Habits Of Genuine People - Forbes

12 Habits Of Genuine People - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Genuine people have a profound impact upon everyone they encounter. These are the unique habits that cause them to radiate with energy and confidence.
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5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Job Prospects

5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Job Prospects | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Your job search doesn't have to be time-consuming and painful—follow these steps to improve your job prospects and get the most out of your efforts.
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Eleven Signs You've Stayed In Your Job Too Long - Forbes

Eleven Signs You've Stayed In Your Job Too Long - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Here are the signs that tell you "You've stayed in this job for too long!"
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“Never get sucked into the ‘company knows best’ approach to your career”

The quote in the title of this blog post comes from my favourite post in April 2016, When it comes to career. it’s up to every individual to stay relevant (Talent Management and HR, 25 April)…
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Please God, Can We Stop Talking About 'Core Values'? - Forbes

Please God, Can We Stop Talking About 'Core Values'? - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
It is time to stop talking about Core Values and simply make our workplaces human places
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The myth of modern burnout

The myth of modern burnout | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day's breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons.
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19 terrible LinkedIn mistakes you're making

19 terrible LinkedIn mistakes you're making | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
These common mistakes could cost you your dream career.
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The ultimate LinkedIn cheat sheet

The ultimate LinkedIn cheat sheet | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
With Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn in the news, here’s a LinkedIn cheat sheet (from Leisure Jobs) that will help you quickly create the perfect Linkedin profile, maximise your onl…
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Ten Ways To Be Rude And Unprofessional By Accident - Forbes

Ten Ways To Be Rude And Unprofessional By Accident - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Business moves fast, and it's easy to make a social misstep without intending to. Be sure you don't break these etiquette rules and damage your own professional brand or your relationships!
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Resume Words to Avoid

Resume Words to Avoid | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Replace cliché resume terms with action verbs that describe what you've done and what you have to offer. Here are resume words to avoid.
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When Dishonesty Does And Doesn't Lead To Success

When Dishonesty Does And Doesn't Lead To Success | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
A psychologist explains the hidden upsides to deceptionand their limitsin life and work.
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What Leadership Looks Like in Different Cultures

What Leadership Looks Like in Different Cultures | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
How decision making, communication, and dark-side tendencies vary.
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How to deal with talented but obnoxious employees

How to deal with talented but obnoxious employees | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Here's how to manage those brilliant individuals who have a disruptive, dark side.
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The Race Against Digital Darwinism: The Six Stages of Digital Transformation

The Race Against Digital Darwinism: The Six Stages of Digital Transformation | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
We live in a time of digital Darwinism, an era when technology and its impact on business and society are constant with varying, but inevitable, degrees of both evolution and revolution. The effect of
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New job seeking trends in 2016

New job seeking trends in 2016 | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Not only is it highly competitive for job seekers in an overcrowded market nowadays, employers are upping their game and keeping up with the times in order to secure top candidates. Here are some tips on how to get ahead by identifying new methods recruiters are using to seek out the best recruits.
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50 annoying business phrases that we must stop using at work

50 annoying business phrases that we must stop using at work | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
A fun infographic by GoToMeeting highlighting some of the most annoying business phrases used at work that drive you and your colleagues insane.
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