Learn Into Adversity

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When times get tough, many people think the first thing they need to do is minimize the pain. It’s a reasonable idea. No one wants to suffer after all. If you minimize the pain it’s easier to get through the adversity. That may or may not be true but minimizing the pain, can actually make […] The post Learn Into Adversity appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Brush Off Positive Feedback — Study It

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Most of us remember critical feedback. Criticism is jarring and threatening, so it tends to stick in our brains. Most of us dismiss positive feedback, sometimes people think of it as people being nice and sometimes people assume that it’s sarcasm. We have been conditioned not to pay attention to positive feedback. Positive feedback is […] The post Don’t Brush Off Positive Feedback — Study It appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Brush Off Positive Feedback — Study It

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Most of us remember critical feedback. Criticism is jarring and threatening, so it tends to stick in our brains. Most of us dismiss positive feedback, sometimes people think of it as people being nice and sometimes people assume that it’s sarcasm. We have been conditioned not to pay attention to positive feedback. Positive feedback is […] The post Don’t Brush Off Positive Feedback — Study It appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Skate To Where The Puck Is Going To Be

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Hall of fame hockey player Wayne Gretzky famously described his method for success in the quote, “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not to where the puck has been.” Business people have recited the quote for years, but what does it really mean? In its simplest form, the quote refers to […] The post Skate To Where The Puck Is Going To Be appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Yes Virginia There Is A Santa Claus

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Every year we reprint this editorial from The New York Sun. Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter asking if Santa Claus was real. The answer has become part of history and should never be forgotten. Here is the letter and editorial response. DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old.Some of my little friends say there […] The post Yes Virginia There Is A Santa Claus appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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To Come Up with New Ideas, Get Out of the Office

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Every leader needs to come up with ideas that will separate their companies from the crowd. And to do things that your competitors don’t, you need to see things that other people miss. Find ways to expose yourself to new ways of thinking. For example, go on a business field trip and spend time as […] The post To Come Up with New Ideas, Get Out of the Office appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How Leaders Can Make Better Use of Feedback

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Do you get real value out of feedback? Sometimes leaders aren’t sure how to move from receiving it to using it to grow. To put your feedback into practice, Harvard Business Review recommends that you take the following steps. First, talk it through with someone who is trustworthy, curious — and not in a position […] The post How Leaders Can Make Better Use of Feedback appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Building Your Career While You Wait for Your Dream Job

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When you’re starting your career, should you hold out for your dream job or take anything you can get? Trick question — the answer is “a little of each.” There is value to be had from almost any role, so while you search for that ideal match, pay the bills with jobs that give you […] The post Building Your Career While You Wait for Your Dream Job appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Enemy Of Success Is Fear

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There are always obstacles to success, but the biggest barrier is one that people put up for themselves. In many cases we know what needs to be done to achieve our goals, but we let fear dictate what we do. Fear of losing what we already have, fear of failure, fear of ridicule, the list […] The post The Enemy Of Success Is Fear appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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4 Signs That You’re An Entrepreneur At Heart

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It hits everyone at one time or another. The idea that you should leave your job and start a business of your own. IS it a momentary whim or are you really an entrepreneur? Entrepreneurs have certain traits in common. Before you jump off into your own venture, see if you match these traits. They […] The post 4 Signs That You’re An Entrepreneur At Heart appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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