What to Do When Your Co-worker Dislikes You for No Reason—and Other Gems to Read This Weekend
We know: Things get busy.
So, in case you didn’t get all of your Muse reading in last week, we’ve picked the best articles on the site to get you up to speed. Check them out while you’re relaxing on the couch or heading out of town, and get all the reading you need for the week to come.
Your workdays are generally free of conflict and ruffled feathers, and you’ve even been complimented on your congeniality before. So, imagine your surprise when it becomes obvious to you that the person in the next cubicle over seems to absolutely detest you.
From awkward handshakes to out-of-the-blue questions to losing your Wi-Fi connection in the middle of a Skype call, interviews can seem like the bane of your existence. But nailing them only takes a bit of preparation on your end.
It’s increasingly rare to be able to completely unplug during a holiday. And while we can’t stop your Great Aunt Helen from giving you the evil eye as you check your email under the dinner table, we can recommend some apps to help you get things done and keep your sanity during your family festivities.
Since most of us don’t have the luxury (or the energy) to maintain a two-hour step-by-step process before falling asleep, we’ve created a 20-minute routine that anyone can maintain.
Two key tests that will clearly tell you if you’re onto something special when you consider a prospective career move.
While making a little extra dough around the holidays can be helpful, it’s never worth jeopardizing your actual bread and butter. Always make sure to be completely present and engaged at work. You’ll have a much easier time paying that credit card bill in January if you keep your day job.
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