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Mental Wellness At Work Should No Longer Be Taboo

When we think of fitness, we think of exercise, diet and getting enough sleep. These are certainly great for our…

The Great Resignation Gives Employees the Upper Hand

The Great Resignation is real, hitting virtually all industries and breaking labor records month after month. The U.S. Bureau of…

How Managers Should Prepare for Year-End Reviews 

Annual reviews are dreaded on both sides of the table – by both employees and managers. However, they are unavoidable because…

Everyone is a Born Leader

I’m often asked what makes a great leader. Leadership is made up of many components: emotional intelligence, confidence, competence, empathy,…

Make Mental Health a Part of your Return-to-Work Plan 

People typically don’t like change, and the past year and a half has been nothing but change. We didn’t like the changes to our…

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Being a Subject Matter Expert

We spend most of our lives working to become a subject matter expert in our careers. Once we reach that…

The Power of Choice

We make an infinite number of choices every day. What will you have for breakfast? What car will you buy?…

When Not to Have a Crucial Conversation 

No one really likes to have difficult conversations, whether it’s with a partner in life or colleague at work. But it is essential…

Are You Gaslighting Yourself?

“I’m not smart enough to tackle this project.”  “I must be overreacting to my colleague’s comments. I can be too sensitive.” …

Mental Fitness at the Top 

The 2021 Olympics may best be remembered for the spotlight switching from the medal podium to mental health. Simone Biles, arguably…

Remote Work And Mental Health: How To Maximize Your Time For Micro Self-Care

While employers try to figure out return-to-work strategies, workers are getting more and more comfortable at home. LiveCareer, an online…

Who Do You Allow to Assess You? 

Humans are assessment-making machines. Every day, we form opinions and often express them, sometimes loudly, about things that happen in our lives, from…

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