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1. The Seven Characteristics of a Professional
Do you consider yourself a regular employee or a professional? Read the seven characteristics of a professional.

2. Perception vs. Reality in the Workplace
Communication in the workplace is very important. Often times words and actions are often misconstrued. What you said or what you did may not be perceived exactly how you meant it to be which can cause big problems. Reality is the perception of others.

3. Career Development Book Shop
Becoming successful in the workplace is important. With so many books available, it's hard to determine where to spend your time. The books reviewed in the Career Training Book Shop are my top picks to read that are well worth your time.

4. Being Friendly in the Workplace
Why is being friendly in the workplace so important? Besides fostering teamwork and improving company morale, it can also increase your opportunities for success.

5. Dealing with Verbal Abuse in the Workplace
As an employee, you have the right to work in an environment free from abuse - not just physical, but verbal abuse as well. Learn more about verbal abuse - how to deal with it and what to expect.

6. How Favoritism Affects the Workplace
Favoritism in the workplace can lead to all sorts of problems for management – from low morale and low productivity to lawsuits. It may be hard not to single out a favorite employee, but if you’re concerned – here is how to identify and stop favoritism in the workplace.

7. Is Taking a Pen from Work Stealing?
A single pen or pencil, taking an extra five minutes for lunch...what's the harm? If you have ever asked yourself that question? Have you ever wondered what the bigger picture looks like? What effect does this simple act have on a company?

8. How to Say No to Your Employees
Management is not a popularity contest. There are times when you will need to tell your employee “no.” Believe it or not, there is a right way and a wrong way to say it. Keep your working relationships intact, learn how to say no.

9. Creative Ways to Compliment Your Staff
We all know a compliment can go a long way. Sometimes what we may mean as a compliment, however, is not as sincere as we may think. Learn creative ways to give your staff a compliment.

10. How to Have an Office Party on a Budget
The holiday season is supposed to be a time for fun and rejoicing. What happens when budget cuts, cut into holiday cheer? Get creative and have that party on a budget! Here's how...



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