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Defining Career Setbacks Career setbacks are felt in all manner of ways. From missing out on promotions to not being appointed a project lead or being told “no” for something that really matters to you. The question is less about… Continue Reading…

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The signs of a bad boss There are many signs that we work in a team with a bad boss. A few are a leader that micromanages, fails to give credit, takes credit for the work of others, overloads the… Continue Reading…

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The origins of playing hooky The origin of the saying “playing hooky” is as colourful as the activity itself! Hooky at its core is defined as truancy and is thought to originate from the Frisian hoeckje, meaning corner, and the Dutch hoeckje spleen which translates… Continue Reading…

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Why is there a war for talent? There is a full-on war for talent well underway, in large part, because of the workplace re-evaluations millions of employees around the world are undertaking. The pandemic has shown us, more than ever before in… Continue Reading…

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Bouncing forward after a challenging event Bouncing forward is an extension of the concept of bouncing back. When we think about the idea of bouncing back, we generally associate it with a challenging event, yet it applies equally to a… Continue Reading…

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