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Understanding Behavior and Relaxation Techniques

Sometimes, understanding why someone is behaving in a particular way is enough to ease your anger a little. Let’s talk a bit about passive, manipulative, assertive, and aggressive behaviors.

Aggressive Behavior

Definition Needs and wants are taken care of in a forceful and self-serving way. Characteristics Self-serving Demanding Dogmatic Competitive Pushy Uses intimidation,…

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Avoiding Ethical Dilemmas

Wouldn’t it be great if you never got yourself in another ethical quandary? These tips should help you reduce the number of dilemmas you find yourself in.

Make sure ethical expectations are clear. 

Discuss ethical dilemmas with your supervisor before they occur. Have a discussion of hypothetical situations, including: What do I do if…

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Investing in Human Capital

In today’s world, it is easy for companies to be pulled in many different investment directions. But what we have to ask ourselves is which investment is most wise to make in order to get ahead in this highly-competitive “dog-eat-dog” business environment. Should we invest in assets such as land and equipment? Or is it…

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Managing Times of Turmoil

Operating in an environment or market that is experiencing a down-turned economy is not the most ideal situation. But, that does not mean that there aren’t ways to take advantage of these times and make the best of them. The most important thing to remember is that there are always signs when an economy may…

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Three Steps to Conflict Resolution

Most of the time, individuals do not have a great understanding of conflict and what exactly the definition of it is. When it comes time to resolve any issues that are either new or ongoing, it is very common for us to shy away and not want to face the problem head-on. In this case,…