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Prevent Burnout by Making Compassion a Habit

Posted on May 15th, 2017 by The Learning Factor

“I am sick to death of the ridiculous situations I have to deal with at work. The pettiness, the politics, the stupidity — it’s out of control. This kind of thing stresses me out to the max.”

Stress is a happiness killer. And life is just too short to be unhappy at work. But we hear this kind of thing all the time from leaders in industries as varied as financial services, education, pharmaceuticals, and health care. In our coaching and consulting, we’re seeing a spike in the number of leaders who used to love their jobs but now say things like, “I’m not sure it’s worth it anymore.” They’re burned out — emotionally exhausted and cynical, as a result of chronic and acute work stress.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: hbr.org

Have empathy for others, as well as yourself.

Millennials Are Struggling With Face To Face Communication: Here’s Why

Posted on May 5th, 2017 by The Learning Factor

We love talking about what millennials know. As a group that’s become the dominant force in the workforce, we applaud their smarts on tech, social media, and even the age-old practice of branding. Yes, millennials might arguably be one of the overall most intelligent generations to come around. However, that’s not to say they still don’t have a lot to learn, especially when it comes to face-to-face communication.

As the generation that grew up with communication becoming more efficient via digital, their biggest strength could also be a critical weakness. While the way they say things has become more direct, their messages sometimes lack. Why?

Because as one of the first to grow up in a digital world, they’ve been afforded a privilege not found in our day-to-day.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.forbes.com

As the generation that grew up with communication becoming more efficient via digital, their biggest strength could also be a critical weakness.

7 Things Great Bosses Tell Their Employees Every Single Day

Posted on May 5th, 2017 by The Learning Factor

Ever wondered what the best bosses whisper to their employees to get them motivated and glad to be working every single day? Here’s your chance to find out.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.inc.com

Leaders have the power to get their people super motivated–or not.

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