About Sasha Grutzeck

Sasha Grutzeck is a Senior Instructional Designer at Johns Hopkins University. She’s a member of the Learning Solutions department, where she writes and designs e-courses (and other training materials) for Johns Hopkins University faculty and staff. She enjoys learning new things, collaborating with her coworkers, watching movies, taking ridiculously long walks, and eating the leftover baked goods that always seem to miraculously appear in the Learning Solutions kitchen.

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How to Charm Your Coworkers

How to Charm Your Coworkers

Do you want your coworkers to view you in a favorable light? Would you like to be seen as charming, agreeable, and engaging? Well according to author Jeff Haden, it’s not hard to achieve this goal. You simply need to follow these steps: Pay attention – When your coworkers talk to you, pay attention to(…)

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Ridiculously Easy Halloween Costumes That You Can Wear to Work

Ridiculously Easy Halloween Costumes That You Can Wear to Work

Halloween is definitely one of the best holidays of the year. It’s all about dressing up in goofy outfits, eating candy, and having fun with friends. Excellent! Halloween often falls on a workday (as it does this year), so I generally wear my office-appropriate, sparkly ghost t-shirt to celebrate the day. But honestly, I think(…)

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Coping With a Competitive Coworker

Coping With a Competitive Coworker

Competitive coworkers can be a challenge to work with. They’re desperate to get ahead. They’ll take any opportunity to promote themselves, and even take credit for things they didn’t necessarily do. They won’t mention other team members’ contributions. And they may even discredit other people’s work in an effort to make themselves look better. Do(…)

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