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Who Do You Love? (A Featured Post on Brazen Careerist)

I think most people must be far more careful with saying “I love you.” I do not refer merely to romantic love, or eros or whatever the hell you want to call the kissy-kissy kind. I mean any kind of love, for none of them are really as insignificant as we sometimes make them out …

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Making Friends vs. Becoming Friends

We often see those terms as being interchangeable. Indeed when I am speaking casually I often use them as such. But they are not. According to Merriam-Webster, the first listed current definition of “make” is; “to cause to happen” The first current definition for “become” given by the same dictionary is; “to come into existence”. …

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“You’re Just Saying That”

My recent forays into another level of social media have exposed me to all sorts of articles, blogs, Tweets, etc pertaining to personal success, branding, and networking. Most of them are valid. (Even some of the ones I don’t do for various reasons.) I think I have found one very simple act that can greatly …

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When Honesty Is NOT the Best Policy

Got tact? If not get some. Now. You are going to run into a lot of people that offend you. And I don’t mean enemies. I am talking about colleagues or even those who supposedly are your friends. They will consistently make dismissive or insulting comments about you, or about something important to you. You …

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