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andrea goeglein
Asking for Help
02
Oct

The Pain of Asking for Help

Learning to help yourself is a good characteristic of self-help and personal development.  Yet, learning to ASK for help can be a more important skill.  I contributed my thinking on this subject in an article for  Quartz.com   It is reposted here for your learning pleasure.  Enjoy. How to Ask For Help at Work Without Looking Weak...
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Grief in Workplace
18
Sep

Handling Grief at Work

Grief.  Not as in “good grief”, the startled feeling you get when something happens at work that you can’t believe, but the periods of deep sadness that overcome us during our normal lives.  That is the grief, and handling it at work, that I was asked to contribute my thinking on to for the online...
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Mental Health Day
21
Aug

7 Signs You Need A Mental Health Day

I am sure there is a skit or two on SNL about needing and taking a mental health day.  Yet, the way work and life have evolved in our post-industrial age makes the burnout we feel more real than many of us want to admit.  The following article outlines my thinking on when to take and...
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andrea-geooglein-serving-success
07
Aug

Not Getting Any Feedback at Work? Seek it Out!

Not Getting Any Feedback at Work by Andrea Goeglein originally ran on a favorite site MsCareerGirl Not Getting Any Feedback at Work?  Here’s How to Seek it Out! Are you the kind of girl who gives 110% to a work project?   Do you expect your supervising managers will notice and acknowledge your effort?  Or are...
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andrea-goeglein-cannabis
30
Jul

Workplace Cannabis Policy: Corporate America’s New Recruiting Opportunity

“Workplace Cannabis Policy: Corporate America’s New Recruiting Opportunity” By Andrea Goeglein originally ran on Recuriter.com I think it is only fitting that I publishing this piece on my grandson Miles‘ 21st birthday.  He knows all too well my opinion on recreational cannabis use, and still loves me in spite of those opinions! Let me be...
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andrea-goeglein-career-advice
17
Jul

Here’s why it’s okay to choose paycheck over passion

The following piece, “Here’s Why it’s Okay to Choose a Paycheck Over Passion,” originally ran in The Ladders. I use my blog to republish pieces I have written elsewhere but each time I am asked to contribute my expertise on some topic, new information seems to show up.  Whether the topic is paychecks, passion, stress...
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andrea-goeglein-avoid and early death
03
Jul

The Secret to Avoiding an Early Death

Avoiding an early death.  Seems like a goal everyone could embrace.  The best part (one of my many favorite phrases)?  To avoid an early death you just need to up your vacations!  I wrote about the longitudinal research on vacation, and then I had the privilege of being interviewed on the topic.  I hope you...
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woman relaxing in a pool
05
Jun

Doctors Advice: Take A Vacation

It is amazing what we need research to justify before we are willing to pause long enough to potentially heed the advice.  You would think that the benefits of taking periodic rest breaks and taking time off for a vacation would not need to be researched to convince you it is a good idea.  If...
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man enjoying success at work
08
May

Why Your Strengths- Not Your Passions Are the Key to a Happy Career

Preface — The following piece originally ran in the Brit.co. The author interviewed me extensively on a topic I love to discuss. What was fun about this piece coming out is it gave me a chance to teach what I needed to learn. I had been interviewed for the piece, but never knew when the...
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stacked rocks
30
Jul

10 Ways to Connect Work Thrive

Do you agree with this next sentence?  There may be more than 10 ways to connect, work and thrive but in the summertime when the livin is easy, it can feel as though every plan, person, and opportunity is on hold due to vacation. Do you feel like your sense of urgency is being met...
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