Communication


The Benefits of Understanding Personality Types in the Workplace

Have you ever wondered why you work really well with some people and seem to clash with others? Why you can predict how some colleagues will react to situations and others leave you completely flummoxed? Chances are it has a lot to do with individual personality type...

Affiliate Webinar: A Woman’s Guide to Communicating with Confidence

Women have 11% more neurons in their brains for emotion, feelings, and communication. When it comes to emotion and communications, women have an eight-lane superhighway, whereas men have a county road, according to research done by Dr. Louann Brizendine. Women and men...

How to Build a Sustainable, Engaging Office Culture (Sponsored)

Guest post by Eleanor Whitney, Managing Editor of All Hands As an office professional, you know first-hand that company culture plays a critical role in business operations. While sometimes regarded as a “warm and fuzzy extra,” workplace culture plays key factor in...

Note From Julie: Dealing with Personal Crises in the Workplace

It doesn’t matter what your job title is. Life happens to all of us. Whether it’s a personal illness or a sick family member, a death, someone having relationship issues, or an unexpected job change – these personal crises happen to people every day. When...

Note From Julie: My Experience with a Workplace Bully

I had been warned about the workplace bully in the interview process, although I didn’t fully realize it at that moment. However, about seven days into a new job, I knew exactly why one executive asked me the questions he asked and shared the stories he shared about...

Julie’s Picks: My Top Resources on Workplace Bullying

Bullies, mean girls, Queen Bees – it seems like these terms (and the people who represent them) should have been left behind long ago, on the elementary school playgrounds and in the high school locker rooms of our youth. But unfortunately, that’s not the case. Nearly...

Note From Julie: Are You Experiencing Workplace Conflict?

Conflict. No matter how well you get along with others, every workplace has conflict of some sort. It may be two colleagues who can’t get along, competing interests between departments, or misunderstandings on a team project. Sometimes solving these situations...