Archive for September, 2015

How To Find Passion In Your Work

September 22nd, 2015 - Comments Off on How To Find Passion In Your Work

Recently, I started writing a column called Ask Maynard on LinkedIn, where people write in and ask me questions about their career and I try to help. I love the program and I’m interested in hearing about what career issues …

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Ask Maynard: How Do I Ask for a Promotion?

September 9th, 2015 - Comments Off on Ask Maynard: How Do I Ask for a Promotion?

A family friend recently came to me with her plan to get a promotion. Of course, I think she’s terrific and deserves it, but I couldn’t help but think she was going about it ineffectively. Her plan was to go …

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Taking The ‘How Can I’ Approach

September 8th, 2015 - Comments Off on Taking The ‘How Can I’ Approach

Too often, we hear the phrase, “you can’t” and worse, we adopt the idea, “I can’t.” But we all have more capabilities than we think we do. In the workplace, oftentimes, we manage to be average instead of inspiring people …

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