Links We Love: Tough Talks in the Office
Communicating effectively at work is never an easy feat, but it's especially challenging when you're saying something you don't exactly want to. From disagreeing with your boss and saying "no" to another department head to dealing with confrontation and giving criticism to your employees, there are plenty of situations in which it's hard to say what needs to be said.
So, this week, we've prowled the web for advice on handling some of the toughest communication issues in the office.
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