Stress

Stress wins gold medals

Andrew May It's a dirty word in the workplace, but stress can be a great motivator if you approach it like an Olympian.

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Casuals face stress: survey

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Job insecurity creating financial stresses for households is no surprise as Australia's workforce increases casualisation, the ACTU says.

Post-GFC stress

Leon Gettler Workplaces are much more stressful now following the global financial crisis. What are the best coping strategies?

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Work worries

Job stress costs $730m

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An estimated 1.5 million workers have been diagnosed with depression from excessive job stress, costing businesses more than $8000 per person every year, a new report has found.

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Management

How to make a long weekend work for you

 

Jacquelyn Smith Twelve ways that smart operators make a three-day weekend count.

Performance Matters

Build a better week for yourself

Andrew May Trapped in the daily grind? No time to spend with the family? You need to read this.

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Management

Five business lies we all tell

 

Alexandra Tselios Sometimes it seems easier not to tell the truth but there are always consequences.

Performance Matters

Is social media destroying your social life?

 

Andrew May Our digital obsession robs us of time to embrace experiences and real friendships.

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Performance Matters

Do less but achieve more in 2014

 

Andrew May Busy doesn't always equal productive. Here's how to break the cycle.

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Management

How about a massage with your meeting?

 

Rachael Oakes-Ash You shouldn't mix business and pleasure, unless it's in a "massage meeting".

Management

Ten signs you should quit your job

Signs you should quit your job

Richard Feloni How do you know when it's time to call it quits? Here are the key signs it's time to move on.

Management

Five steps to a happier workplace

 

Michelle McQuaid Get your employees smiling on the International Day of Happiness.

Performance Matters

Are you overwhelmed with work?

 

Andrew May Of course you are. Five strategies to turn around your productivity and regain focus.

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Performance Matters

Five habits of healthy people

Healthy

Andrew May It sounds so simple in theory, but how many of these did you actually use in the past week?

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Performance Matters

Take back your lunch break

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Andrew May Stopping work to have a quick lunch break is the key to having a productive afternoon.

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Management

Do women make bad bosses?

Judith Woods Survey shows female leaders are unpopular, in spite of being better communicators.

Management

Do women make good bosses?

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Judith Woods Surveys show female leaders are unpopular, in spite of being better communicators.

Performance Matters

Turn that frown upside down

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Andrew May Is your first instinct to expect the worst? It's not too late to look on the bright side.

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Performance Matters

Take a break and reap the rewards

Recover

Andrew May Brain and body alike deserve some downtime so you're ready to perform when you need to.

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Performance Matters

Do you have a rubber backside?

Bounce

Andrew May It's not as much what happens, but how we bounce back that is most important.

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