The Career Training Connection – July 20, 2010
Quote of the week:
“If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather than dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.” - Barbara Bush
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Add these to your TO-DO List:
1 – Reading isn’t just for kids. Successful people read at least 30 minutes every day. Pick up a book related to your profession, pick up the business section of the newspaper.
Impress your boss by being “in the know.”
2 – Ask your manager for a quick meeting to go over your recent performance. It lets them know that you are interested in your own performance – excellent management skills.
The newest feature article at the Career Training site at BellaOnline.com.
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Employees are not the only ones that can cause problems within an organization. A manager that is unable to manage their employees can cause even bigger problems.
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