Maintaining Positivity

One key element in maintaining or improving your level of productivity and success is your positive mindset. For a variety of reasons, feeling stressed, worried about the future, and/or inadequate to meet your challenges tends to degrade your performance. That’s why people

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Upgrade Your Leadership Skills

One of the opportunities, and consequences, of becoming more productive and successful tends to be encountering additional leadership responsibilities. For a handful of good reasons, people who accomplish more than most others are often asked to lead both people and projects. Even

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Working Well with Others

In writing these posts, I’ve frequently mentioned (some might say “harped on”) the crucial role that others play in supporting and improving your level of productivity and success. But I haven’t said much about what you can do to help others. That’s

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Recognize the Difficult People

I’ve mentioned more than once in this series of posts the importance and inevitability of working with other people. That’s mostly good news, because people are interesting and can be capable of great, wonderful ideas and actions. But there’s bad news, too,

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Building Your Resilience

In a recent post, Weathering Change, I wrote that change is often the one constant in our modern world, and that learning to cope well with changes is crucial to maintaining your productivity and success. After that post appeared, a lot of

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Compare Your Choices

It’s a confusing world out there, and while we sometimes like to think of our choices as “either/or,” or “yes/no,” the plain fact of the matter is that very often we face a situation containing a complex set of important factors with

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Attitudes That Promote Success

There are many factors that go into achieving success, including hard work, good luck, innate talent, intelligence, help from others, fruitful choices, and more. In this piece, however, I want to write about attitudes.   Attitudes are important to success because they

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