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How to Handle Grief at Work

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While grief affects everyone, it impacts each of us very differently. And when you or someone you work with is in mourning after a tragedy, it can be hard to know what to say or do. In this piece, I’ll explore how to cope with and talk about grief in the workplace. Returning to work […]

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Becoming an Executive Director | An Interview with Julia Kang

Julia Kang

While there’s no one-size-fits-all formula for landing your dream job, following the lead of your peers can help you discover how your unique mix of passion, determination, experience, and know-how can usher you to fulfilling opportunities. One such story to inspire you is that of Julia Kang, executive director of the nonprofit Top Honors. In this […]

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Want to Be More Decisive in Your Career? Accept Uncertainty

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Whether you’re deliberating a move to a new organization or just a new position with the same employer, at some point in your career you’re going to have some important decisions to make. And whenever that time comes, if you struggle to feel confident in your decision making, there is a way to set yourself […]

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How to Stop Saying “Sorry” and Start Feeling More Empowered

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Owning up to your slip-ups at work is important, but there’s a difference between apologizing when it’s appropriate and developing a pattern of over-apologizing. If you find yourself with an “I’m sorry” habit that you’d like to minimize or get rid of altogether, here are a few ideas to help you carefully choose your words […]

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