51 results for tag: workplace stress


Killing it in Business: A Conversation with REBBL CEO Sheryl O’Loughlin

Sheryl O'Loughlin knows firsthand the difficulty of balancing the needs of a growing family with her own physical and mental health, while managing other work and life challenges. In this warm, honest, and wise fireside chat with ExecuNet CMO Tony Vlahos, she ...
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How Do I Help Employee Showing Signs of Burnout?

There's an employee showing all the telltale signs of burnout. What do you do? connection culture Listen to Michael Lee Stallard, co-founder of the Connection Culture movement and a leading expert on what it takes to avoid personal and organizational ...
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How to Save Yourself From a Job You Hate!

Saying no is difficult for me. I want to do everything! I want to help everybody! Helping people makes me feel good. I love the variety of opportunities that I have every day, and I love the way I feel when I say yes! job satisfaction Unfortunately, I don't ...
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The Super Power That Makes People Smarter, Happier and Healthier

That's right. There is a super power that will actually make people smarter, happier and healthier. It's called being connected, and it's the number one unmet need of Millennials. When people feel connected, vs feeling left out, unsupported or alone, it ...
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The 3V Leadership Model

The 3Vs are a great way to implement a Connection Culture. The first V is VISION. An inspiring Vision is when everyone in the organization is motivated by the mission, united by the values and proud of the reputation. You want to work for, or be, a leader ...
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Cool Your Day

"I feel like I'm in a pressure cooker. I feel the heat 24/7." If you were to come to my office, I'd prescribe five actions for you to take to cool your day, to "depressurize." Focus on how good you are at something, not your ranking. You'll experience less ...
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6 Ways to Minimize the Impact of Work Stress on Health

Recently, over lunch, my dad told me about a period toward the end of his career in which the stress of his workload started to have a significant effect on his health. Now retired, my dad was an aerospace engineer for Northrop (and formally TRW). After being ...
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Don’t Curb Your Enthusiasm!

In today's demanding work world, the pressure for doing more with less has become part of many organizational cultures. People are in fact working longer hours and often asked to take responsibility for tasks that go beyond their job description. We all know ...
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57 Easy Ways to Be Happier and More Successful

I've already posted most of the advice below but scattered among five or six posts. I thought it would be useful to collect all of my happiness and success rules in a single place. Enjoy! 1. Assume people have good intentions. Since you can't read minds, ...
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4 Steps to Overcome Job Stress and Get Back to Work

Work-related stress is reaching epidemic rates. So many of us have pressure-cooker careers and extremely stressful jobs. Too often, we are filled with negative thoughts about our work. These kinds of thoughts can take a toll on our ability to concentrate and ...
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How to Tell if You are in the Wrong Job

Every once in awhile, you have a moment of clarity, a flash of insight into what you really want, who you really want to be, how you really want to live your life. Can you recall a few of these glimpses? I've had three such flashes of "temporary sanity" ...
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If You Want to Find Meaning, Develop Eulogy Virtues

A few years ago, I spent a few days with a friend, John, to help me get perspective on my life and figure out the road ahead. During that time, John shared his story with me and it had a great impact. A number of years prior to our meeting, John had become a ...
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