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Stop and accept the interruption

Posted on April 18, 2020 at 9:20 PM

I have recently noticed that I sometimes get irritated when I am interrupted. Somehow I believe that what I am doing at my computer is so important that there is no way I can take a moment to stop the work I am doing. In reality, this is not the case. I am rarely performing a task that I cannot pause from, to give the "interrupter" (better known as a person I love and care about and who loves me), my attention.

For many of us who are working from home, with our family around...

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Sharing your challenges can help your career.

Posted on January 29, 2018 at 8:00 AM

What’s going on with you?

If we were asked this question, a lot of us may hesitate initially on how to respond. We may first consider who was asking the question, the environment we were in or who else might be listening in on the conversation. Based on any of those factors we may respond with a focus on our accomplishments the latest item we have purchased, or a self-deprecating response to divert the focus of the conversation.

Why is this the case? What are we...

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