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The Tyranny of Strategy

It’s time to give tactics a little love–the era of strategy being more important than everything else is over!

Overwhelmed by office clutter?

Expert explains how to prioritize and manage the flow of old-fashioned, low-tech ‘stuff’ in the digital age New York, NY – July 20, 2011 – Sure, most of us rarely put pen to paper on the job these days, but

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Sound bites can provide a career boost or on-the-job help

Sound bites can provide a career boost or on-the-job help New York, NY – July 1, 2011 – An expert in career strategies and corporate life says we can get a career boost or help on the job from ‘sound

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“Did you hear I got fired?”

How you talk about it may help you land your next job New York, NY – July 1, 2011 – The last thing you want to do is tell people you’ve been fired or laid-off, but one expert says your

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Nervous about leaving your job for summer vacation?

Expert says taking time off can be a great career move by ‘working’ it New York, NY – June 13, 2011 – You know lots of people without jobs, and others whose job situations are precarious, at best. Should you

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Time for a little spring (career) cleaning?

One expert suggests the change of season is a good time for new success strategies to dispel on-the-job doom-and-gloom NEW YORK – May 2, 2011 — There’s nothing like a little spring cleaning to reenergize and renew the spirits after

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A Holiday Wish

It’s not news that this past year has been challenging for many—individuals, companies and our country. Unlike past crises though this one seems to have divided us, not brought us together. For many, the focus has been on placing blame,

Avoiding Career Tricks or Treats

How to learn the difference between good career news and scary job moves NEW YORK – October 25, 2010 — You got a promotion – that’s a good thing, right? Could be, but then again, is your salary moving up

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Welcome to Our Corporate Life

Welcome to my blog. I’m Amanda Mitchell, founder of Our Corporate Life™ and this is my first post, so right now this is a one-way conversation. I’m hoping you’ll change that and be moved to comment when something strikes a

Five Ways to Take Control of Your Career

Happy to even have a job in this economy? An experienced ‘corporate navigator’ says just being grateful isn’t enough NEW YORK – August 20, 2010 — Most of us are happy to just be employed these days, but an experienced

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