Tag: Leadership Skills

Are You Successful In Your Job? It All Depends On Your Evidence of Success!

Filed in News by on March 27, 2015 Comments

When you fail to define the specific evidence of your success, it’s practically impossible to ever get there. So how do you create this evidence? The author provides some suggestions.

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Are You Drowning in a Teaspoon of Water?

Filed in News by on March 17, 2015 Comments

Don’t get so stuck on a tiny, trivial issue that you can’t move onto the things that matter.

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Paycheck Does Not Equal Appreciation

Filed in Headline Archives by on March 6, 2015 Comments

How do you feel when you get your paycheck each week? Do you feel appreciated for your work? The author points out that showing appreciation to employees at work goes beyond just handing out paychecks.

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When You Aren’t Sure Whether or Not to Ask the Question… Ask the Question

Filed in News by on February 26, 2015 Comments

We’ve all learned that if you have a question, you should ask it, because chances are at least a few other people have the same question. The author describes why this is always important, even during times in which you feel shy about asking.

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Federal Resumes: Write Your Story – Not Your Resume

Filed in News by on February 25, 2015 Comments

Writing resumes for various job openings can be a challenge. The author provides advice for federal employees regarding what content they may wish to include on their federal resumes depending on the positions being sought.

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Do You Have Mid-Cycle Review Blues?

Filed in News by on February 12, 2015 Comments

Most government organizations have an annual performance review. And many organizations also have a mid-cycle “touch base” review that allows you to see how you’re progressing. The mid-cycle review is a good time to go back and take a look at “What were those three development areas that you were going to put your attention on this year?”

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An Army Combatives Instructor Gives You 3 Tips for Living with the Warrior’s Spirit

Filed in News by on January 20, 2015 Comments

What can you learn from an Army combat instructor about leadership and advancing in your career? As the author illustrates, more than you might imagine. Here are three tips that will help you not only in your job but in your day-to-day approach to life.

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The Ugly Truth About Promotions

Filed in News by on January 19, 2015 Comments

The author says that regardless of the criteria and regardless of the regulations, promotions really come down to a couple of very human things that have little to do with job performance.

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