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When communicating about a change, discuss the “upside” as well as the “downside.” There is a strong tendency when announcing a change to only discuss t
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The percent of employees (30%) who argue with someone at work at least once a month. So what? Arguments in the workplace are not always bad; they may serve as a
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Mary Poppins

“Practically perfect people never let sentiment muddle their thinking.” Book of the Month The Four Loves by C....Profound, deep and thought-provoking notion
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The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis

Profound, deep and thought-provoking notions will leave you pondering your personal affairs far into the night. Book of the Month The Four Loves by C....Profoun
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