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THE IMPORTANCE OF FIRST IMPRESSIONS

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THE IMPORTANCE OF FIRST IMPRESSIONS
Have you ever wondered why you immediately create a mental map or perception for people you just encountered? Or perhaps you’re wondering why you seem to immediately click with some people while finding it difficult to get along with others? This is as a result of the first impression that they exude upon your encounter...

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HOW TO CREATE THE RIGHT PROFESSIONAL IMAGE AT WORK

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HOW TO CREATE THE RIGHT PROFESSIONAL IMAGE AT WORK

Brаndіng mаttеrѕ, аnd thаt rіngѕ truе fоr bоth companies аnd individuals. Thе way уоu present уоurѕеlf hаѕ a profound іmрасt оn уоur саrееr. People are соnѕtаntlу observing уоur behavior аnd fоrmіng thеоrіеѕ аbоut уоur соmреtеnсе, character, аnd commitment, which аrе rаріdlу disseminated thrоughоut your workplace. It іѕ оnlу wіѕе tо аdd your voice іn frаmіng оthеrѕ' thеоrіеѕ about whо уоu are аnd whаt уоu саn accomplish. Yоur рrоfеѕѕіоnаl іmаgе іѕ the ѕеt оf qualities аnd сhаrасtеrіѕtісѕ that represent реrсерtіоnѕ of your соmреtеnсе аnd сhаrасtеr as judged by your key constituents (і.е., сlіеntѕ, ѕuреrіоrѕ, ѕubоrdіnаtеѕ, colleagues). Sо what dо уоu dо...

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10 WAYS TO KICK START ANOTHER YEAR AT WORK

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10 WAYS TO KICK START ANOTHER YEAR AT WORK

The beginning of a new year holds great significance for many reasons. While it may mark the end of a period for some, it is also the beginning of a new era for others. Often times, it is easy to get carried away with all of the festivities and celebration that you may forget to set goals and plans for the forthcoming year. A lot of times, people may get so geared up with the excitement and euphoria of a new calendar year that they may  begin to setup unrealistic plans often termed ‘resolutions’ that they have no clear intention...

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SET NEW GOALS NOT RESOLUTIONS

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SET NEW GOALS NOT RESOLUTIONS

The coming of a new year ushers in a whole new world of fresh starts, the very idea of a new beginning brings hope, strength and a renewed vigour of change. For these reasons, it is not uncommon for people to set New Year resolutions which often comprises of elaborate promises and statements of things that they will and won’t do in the next 365 days. This has not only become a culture but a well-accepted norm all over the world. Why then has it become increasingly difficult for people to stick to their new year resolutions? The reasons for...

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END OF YEAR BLUES: HOW TO KEEP THE NEGATIVITY FROM FOLLOWING YOU INTO THE NEW YEAR

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END OF YEAR BLUES: HOW TO KEEP THE NEGATIVITY FROM FOLLOWING YOU INTO THE NEW YEAR

Ever wondered why there seem to be a distinct feeling of gloominess that accompanies the closing of the year? Even more noticeable is the mixed feeling that the coming of a new year brings with it. The end of year holidays is a profound period, not only is it marked with several celebrations, it represents a time of retrospection on the activities of the previous year. This could include resolutions and goals that have not been fulfilled, targets that were not hit and wishes that did not come to pass. Even in other instances where things seemed to go exactly...

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