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Why Trust Is Essential For Success in the Workplace

Why Trust Is Essential For Success in the Workplace | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Imagine that you're assigned to a new project with a new team, but you know from the onset that there’s not enough trust among your team members. What
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The fetishisation of work is making us miserable. Let’s learn to live again | Anna Coote

The fetishisation of work is making us miserable. Let’s learn to live again | Anna Coote | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Long hours and poor pay are wreaking havoc on our lives. Rather than fixating on growth, if we restructured the working week it would allow people to flourish
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Ten Signs You're Interviewing With A Bad Employer

Ten Signs You're Interviewing With A Bad Employer | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
There are signals about a company's value and culture during your hiring process, but it can be easy to miss the signals. Here are five signals that the employer you're interviewing with is not worth your time or talents!
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This One Trait is Critical for Effectiveness When Working Across Cultures

This One Trait is Critical for Effectiveness When Working Across Cultures | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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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 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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Data scientists analyzed over 100,000 presentations and discovered what the best speakers share

Data scientists analyzed over 100,000 presentations and discovered what the best speakers share | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it

Unlike Cicero and Aristotle, we have big data tools and machine-learning techniques to examine the core characteristics of effective communicators.

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How To Harness Psychology To Ace Your Performance Review

How To Harness Psychology To Ace Your Performance Review | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Hint: It's about your boss's job as much as your own.
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Why Is There So Much Bullshit in Modern Writing?

Why Is There So Much Bullshit in Modern Writing? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
We spend all day long reading on screens, and what we read is unedited text created by poorly trained writers.
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Having a Difficult Conversation with Someone from a Different Culture

Four pitfalls to avoid.
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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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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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