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Finding Inspiration

Finding Inspiration

This article was provided by Jen Jortner Cassidy, Customer Success Manager at LinkedIn Learning & Lynda.com. I’m back from an amazing vacation, which afforded me almost two weeks away from the office. I know that there are different schools of thought regarding working during vacations. Some people like to try to remain connected and keep on(…)

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How to Work With People Who Are Younger Than You

How to Work With People Who Are Younger Than You

If you’re surrounded by coworkers who are younger than you, you may sometimes feel a little disconnected from them. People in different generations have their own ways of communicating and getting things done. So it may occasionally feel challenging to work together as a cohesive team. But if you find yourself in this position, don’t(…)

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The Importance of Soft Skills

The Importance of Soft Skills

You’re probably familiar with the term “soft skills.” They’re things like conflict resolution, communication, creativity, and active listening. Unlike “hard skills” like math and science, soft skills are more touchy-feely. And although most people see them as valuable, they’re generally not viewed as essential. Current research, however, suggests that soft skills are more important than(…)

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Are You Difficult to Work With? Here Are Three Things You Can Do to Make Things Better.

Are You Difficult to Work With? Here Are Three Things You Can Do to Make Things Better.

Hey, I’m sure you’re great at your job. You probably do excellent work! But do you sometimes find that you rub your coworkers the wrong way? Do you think it’s possible that you’re a bit difficult to work with? If so, don’t worry. You can repair your working relationships. You’ll just need to make a(…)

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