Your life shouldn’t be defined solely by your career and your career shouldn’t always be a reflection of your personal life, but the two are intertwined. If you tend to roll your eyes and become impatient with people you meet because they take too long to get to the point, you’ll probably do this at work as well. If you don’t have the life skills needed to eat right, exercise, save money and treat people the right way, you’re probably going to see these things show up in your career at some point. If you take the time to adjust your morning routine and get a few small items out of the way each morning you’re going to see these things as accomplishments that get your day started.
How to Talk to People that Don’t Get Right to the Point
If you’re not sure what type of communicator you are, when you run across a person who is the opposite of you, there may be problems with the communication style. Functional communication uses step by step instructions and doesn’t typically gloss over the details while Intuitive communication is done by using a few of the details and piecing together the puzzle. Both have their own benefits and faults, but when two people with opposite communication styles work together, it can be difficult to accomplish goals unless the two understand each other and figure out how to bridge those communication gaps. This can be important to understand if you have a boss that likes to ramble on or barely gives you any of the feedback you need to get your job done. Take a look at this article and see if you can bridge some of those communication gaps in your own job.
7 Life Skills Everyone Should Learn (and 13 Books that Teach Them)
Whether you’re a recent college grad or you’ve been in the world working for a few years, being in your 20s isn’t always a bed of roses, unless you’re feeling the thorns. There are things that you may not know how to do because you didn’t take the time to learn as a child, your parents didn’t have time to teach you or you just haven’t had the pleasure of experiencing just yet. While you may be lacking in life skills the beauty of the situation is all you need is a good book to help you figure out what you don’t already know. You can learn a great deal from some of these books in this article and be ready for the next stage of your life.
5 Ideas Under 5 Minutes to Spring Clean Your Morning Routine
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Your morning can be what you want it to be, but adding a long exercise routine or an hour of meditation to each day can become tedious and often leads to disaster. That disaster is the desire to have that hour back for sleep or to enjoy something other than being active. For some of us, we don’t jump out of bed perky and ready for the day, we need to ease into the day and find the right beginning. Thankfully, there are some things you can do each day to get your morning started, and give yourself an advantage on the rest of the day that will only take a few minutes. When you begin with accomplishments, you’ll feel more alive and more capable during the rest of your workday.