Posts Tagged ‘ stresses for young adults ’

5 Tips For Leading Change Without Authority

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May 9, 2014
5 Tips For Leading Change Without Authority

Tweet During periods of change, we sometimes think too far ahead. If we allow ourselves to get caught up in “what if” thoughts, we lose track of today. Take on the changes one day at a time, and the process seems less overwhelming. Here are five tips for making that happen from your friends...
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Top 5 Questions to Prepare for When Going on an Interview

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April 12, 2014
Top 5 Questions to Prepare for When Going on an Interview

Tweet It’s human nature to be nervous about an upcoming interview. Besides trying to find out all you can about the company you need to present yourself in the best light possible and prove that you’d be a valuable asset. The anxiety that comes with interviewing can be lessened, however, if you remember that...
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The Key to Peace and Happiness

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March 1, 2014
The Key to Peace and Happiness

Tweet Jonathan Swift, author of Gulliver’s Travels, was the most devastating pessimist in English literature. He was so sorry that he had been born that he wore black and fasted on his birthday; yet, in his despair, this supreme pessimist also praised the great health-giving powers of cheerfulness and happiness. Dale Carnegie talks about...
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Keep Learning, Be Persistent, and Keep Moving Forward

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August 3, 2013
Keep Learning, Be Persistent, and Keep Moving Forward

Tweet A condition known as “analysis paralysis” is one of the greatest impediments to progress. Never heard of it? Don’t feel bad. Many people experience it without ever knowing that it’s holding them back. The meaning of the term, according to Wikipedia, “refers to over-analyzing (or over-thinking) a situation, so that a decision or...
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Appreciate Your Life and Just be Yourself

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June 29, 2013
Appreciate Your Life and Just be Yourself

Tweet Dale Carnegie liked to tell stories of celebrities who didn’t discover their fame until they accepted themselves for who they were. There was Charlie Chaplin, who didn’t become famous until he discovered his unique gift for humor and began to talk as he twirled his rope. Gene Autry tried to drop his Texas...
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3 Ways Senior Leaders Can Foster Business Professionalism

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May 6, 2013
3 Ways Senior Leaders Can Foster Business Professionalism

Tweet Senior business leaders are often the ones younger professionals look to for how to conduct themselves. And no matter how long you have been in business, it’s likely that you’ve seen someone handle himself in a less than professional manner. Whether it was a lack of etiquette during a business lunch or dominating...
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Make Your Daily Problems Seem Easy by Comparison

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April 22, 2013
Make Your Daily Problems Seem Easy by Comparison

Tweet Ted Ericksen once told Dale Carnegie how he used to be a terrible “worry wart.” But in the summer of 1942, when he was a young man just starting out on his life’s path, he had an experience that banished worry from his life for all time, and made every other trouble seem...
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How to Win People to Your Way of Thinking

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February 19, 2013
How to Win People to Your Way of Thinking

Tweet J.P. Morgan once observed that a person usually has two good reasons for doing a thing: one that sounds good and a real one. The person himself will think of the real reason. You don’t need to emphasize that. But all of us, being idealists at heart, like to think of motives that...
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Be Careful When Providing Feedback in the Office

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December 18, 2012
Be Careful When Providing Feedback in the Office

Tweet It’s a common dilemma in the workplace: You see something that you know can be improved upon, but you keep your mouth shut out of fear of reprisal or jeopardizing your career. But is this the right mindset? What if your observations were implemented and it resulted in saving the company money while...
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Hurricane Sandy Victims Need Your Help

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October 31, 2012
Hurricane Sandy Victims Need Your Help

Tweet I don’t normally digress from posting the great business- and personal development-centric information that Dale Carnegie Training of Central & Southern New Jersey is famous for, but today we’re going to make an exception. You see, over the past several days I joined my fellow New Jersey residents as we watched Sandy come...
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