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Five unforgettable rail journeys

From a luxury odyssey through the Australian outback to traversing the peaks of the Ecuadorian Andes, here are some of the best ways to get on board.<p>There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. From rail odysseys through the outback to day trips in Britain, here are five ways to get …

8 Very Bad Things That Happen When Companies Are Too Nice

Someone sent me a good post from Software Advice about the importance of honesty in the workplace (a subject near and dear to my heart, as most of you know). The author, Halley Bock, makes a great case for the benefits of being honest, and then goes on to offer 4 useful rules of the road for being …

8 Ways to Build a Cohesive Team

In every workplace, there comes a time when you will need to work on projects as a team. For managers who are not used to group work, it can be a challenge to establish a cohesive team. Even for managers who work with teams all the time, it can still be a challenge to get people to work together.<p>No …

7 Practices of People Who Experience a Fulfilled Life

A fulfilled life has a combination of meaning, love, security, productivity and happiness; it is not only a good life but a pleasant and a meaningful one.<p>A fulfilled life has a combination of meaning, love, security, productivity and happiness; it is not only a good life but a pleasant and a …

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Are You Spoiled? How to Make a Fresh Start at Work

In my consulting work, I meet countless employees who are sick of their jobs. They’re exhausted. They sleepwalk through their responsibilities. They avoid the hassle of change. More than half of them have already quit in their minds. They want to expend a minimum amount of energy while reaping the …

Make Better Eye Contact and Remember People's Names with One Simple Trick

If you find yourself stumbling over conversations with other people, reader whyalways shares a tip for making better eye contact <i>and</i> remembering …