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Kindness Connects Us

Check out this article: The Biology of Kindness: How It Makes Us Happier and Healthier “The vagus is intimately tied to how we connect with one another — it links directly to nerves that tune our ears to human speech, coordinate eye contact and regulate emotional expressions. It influences the release of oxytocin, a hormone …

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What Good Is Gratitude?

  from Susan Whitcomb, The Academies

Always, Always, ALWAYS take the High Road

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I was having a talk with a client recently, who was dealing with a difficult exit out of her current position. She was quite worried about how to handle her exit interview, and what to do if it became “contentious.” For this particular situation, I described it to her as if we had exit interviews …

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Do You Hate Your Job Search?

Do you hate your job? Do you hate your job search? Those strong feelings of hate or dislike are exacerbating the situation you’re in. It’s the old saying: What you focus on grows. Focus on how much you hate your job/hate job search, and you’ll hate your job/job searching even more. However, expert research has …

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The Power of Gratitude

Gratitude is once again in the news this week, partially because of Matthew McConaughey’s acceptance speech at the Academy Awards: “He has graced my life with opportunities that I know are not of my hand or any other human hand. He has shown me that its a scientific fact that gratitude reciprocates…” I’m going to …

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