Career Strategies Beyond “Being Nice”

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If you think that “being nice” isn’t necessarily a good career strategy, you’re right. Putting greater value on relationships than results isn’t the best approach, says recent research.

malek‘s insight:

How can you use your strengths to be positively disagreeable?

Ask questions Trust other people can come up with solutions, too. Before you go into a meeting, take 10 seconds to breathe Allow people to react negatively Be aware of when you are losing their attention.

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