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Why Not? Hummingbirdrcc July 2013

View the HTML Version   a newsletter for the daring Email not displaying correctly? [1]View it in your browser. [2]Hummingbird research coaching consulting Why Not? July 2012 Dear Generitech Customers, Links: 1. http://us4.campaign-archive1.com/?u=ebe7eb1100b589a9fbb01769b&id=6539ce59a2&e=[UNIQID] 2. http://www.hummingbirdrcc.com As the year comes to a close, I’d like to take the opportunity to thank you, Generitech’s loyal supporters, for…
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5 Tips on Interviewing the Job

Oftentimes, we get so focused on getting the job, we forget to figure out whether we really want the job. Sure, our financial situations and/or egos may push us to want a job, but is the one you’re interviewing for really the job? I recall an interview I once had for which I was super…
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5 Habits of Successful Newbies

  Starting your first job or a new career? A little (or a lot) nervous of getting in over your head? Here are a few ways successful newbies get a jumpstart. Own it: stop selling yourself short. Newbies sometimes introduce themselves by saying, “I am very new so I don’t know…I don’t have a lot…
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Why Not? Hummingbirdrcc June 2013

View the HTML Version   a newsletter for the daring Email not displaying correctly? [1]View it in your browser. [2]Hummingbird research coaching consulting Why Not? July 2012 Dear Generitech Customers, Links: 1. http://us4.campaign-archive1.com/?u=ebe7eb1100b589a9fbb01769b&id=59c36f251e&e=[UNIQID] 2. http://www.hummingbirdrcc.com As the year comes to a close, I’d like to take the opportunity to thank you, Generitech’s loyal supporters, for…
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Avoid Avoidance

Have a tough situation or work with a difficult person? Engage. Don’t avoid: avoiding the situation may only increase your anxiety. Like the monster under our bed, our imaginations make it seem fiercer and more terrifying than it is – a figment of creative thinking. Of course, if the situation or relationship is toxic, then…
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Equal Footing

Do you sometimes think you are “less than” or “not good enough?” Be kinder to yourself. Remember you are equals: often, our feelings of inadequacy or incompetence in a work setting comes from us not feeling like we are “as good as” or “as important as” someone else. This prevents us from speaking up in…
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Why Not? Hummingbirdrcc May 2013

View the HTML Version   a newsletter for the daring Email not displaying correctly? [1]View it in your browser. [2]Hummingbird research coaching consulting Why Not? July 2012 Dear Generitech Customers, Links: 1. http://us4.campaign-archive1.com/?u=ebe7eb1100b589a9fbb01769b&id=880b44bc08&e=[UNIQID] 2. http://www.hummingbirdrcc.com As the year comes to a close, I’d like to take the opportunity to thank you, Generitech’s loyal supporters, for…
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12-Step Detox of Work Relationships

Last time, we identified seven common toxic workmates. So how do we begin the process of detoxification? Here are 12 steps to detoxing for a healthier work environment. Recognize: be honest about the relationship. Are you in it because you feel a sense of loyalty or sympathy? Be truthful with yourself. Is it just that…
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7 Common Toxic Workmates

Are you happy at work? Seems like a silly question, right? The truth is that many of spend more time at work than with our spouses or kids. But we often pay less attention to whether our work relationships are healthy, as we do (or should) with our personal ones. This is a great time…
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