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How to get home on time

Smart people can do dumb and unproductive things when they are overloaded and under constant stress, but it doesn't have to be so.

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Corporate ladder

Career moves

Too good for promotion?

Being productive won't guarantee a move up the corporate ladder - and might even work against you.

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A stealthy job search is essential if you believe you'll be fired if your boss knows you're looking.

Career hop

Job hunting on the sly

It only takes one click on a job board or social networking site to get the attention of your boss, and some simple precautions could save your job.

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boss

Work matters

Taming the toxic boss

How do you deal with the Darth Vaders, David Brents and Miranda Priestlys of this world.

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extrovert

Office politics

Extroverts' survival guide

How do you stay true to your outgoing, exuberant self and not send more retiring colleagues running for cover?

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When is swearing at work okay?

Work rules

Swearing on the job

There aren't many expressions that can get your point across like a loud and clear BLEEP every now and then, but how much foul language is too much in the workplace?

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men v women

Crossed wires

Bridging the office divide

Why do men and women seem to be on such different planets when it comes to how they communicate at work?

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Brain

Switch off

Reclaim your brain

Are electronic gadgets hijacking your brain and and turning you into a multitasking mutant?

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