Category Archives: Career Advice

Problems with your boss or your employee? Looking for work or looking for a way out of your job? Managing people, time, life/work balance, or just looking for something more satisfying.

Exceptional Business Etiquette

Email, phone calls and meetings are the information fuel lines that keep your workplace running at top performance. Optimize your communications in seven simple steps: 1. Don’t waste people’s time. Joel Babbit, the CEO of Mother Nature Network hates long meetings. … Continue reading

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Got a Problem?

Looking for good advice?   Obnoxious boss? Noisy neighbours? Awkward moment? Unwelcome invitation? I’ve Got a Problem Blog is here for you. Add your story to the Comment string on any post and Let’s Talk Things Over, or send an email … Continue reading

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Ten Lost Years

Dear I’ve Got a Problem: My problem is I’ve lost the last ten years! I don’t know where they went. Can you help? Signed, Stumped Dear Stumped, Barring chronic illness or an overdose of really drawn out higher education, you … Continue reading

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Fun Management

I’ve always believed in having fun at work. In a pressurized workplace, no one actually wants to be told to lighten up, but making someone laugh can take the steam out of an explosive environment. Keeping a sense of humour … Continue reading

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Slacker Boss

I’ve got a problem with my boss …who expects his staff to work an average nine-to-five day, but always arrives late and leaves most days by 4:30. There is always an excuse about why he has to leave early, if he … Continue reading

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