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How to write business letters that get results

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If you want to write an effective business letter that gets results, you'll want to keep traditional business communication concepts in mind as you construct your document. While email dominates communication these days, the old tried-and-true methods of business writing still apply. Bottom line, you still want to ensure a message is correctly delivered and received.


5 ways to manage work-related burnout

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Job burnout is a common occurrence in many workplaces, and it can emerge in a variety of ways. Occasionally, the burnout happens spontaneously after a short rough period at work, but this is rarer. In most instances, burnout has built up slowly and the signs aren't as obvious until it is too late and the person is already experiencing the effects.

Tips for introducing organizational change

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Change in any given situation can be hard, but it is one of the things in life that is a given. Introducing new tasks, features or processes in the workplace are often huge challenges many managers face because we're talking about numerous individuals who are involved.

7 good reasons why people leave their jobs

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Leaving a job is often a difficult choice to make but sometimes there comes a time in life where people, for various reasons, ultimately decide to quit their jobs. Typically, when the choice is made to resign, a common reason is the person needs to make some sort of change. Quitting a job is the first step in that direction.

Controlling distractions when working from home

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Working from home can pose unexpected challenges. Unlike the office environment where space is totally dedicated to working, a work from home space has many non-work related distractions that can cause unexpected disruptions throughout the workday. Controlling these interruptions is not always an easy task, but it is possible to eliminate, or at least minimize, them by taking a few proactive steps.