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November 13, 2018

4 similarities between The Matrix and office life

by Zertios

All movies, even the most twisted ones, have something in common with real life. In a series of posts, we will try to show you some of...

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October 31, 2018

Alone in the office

by Zertios

It is Halloween. In the spirit of today, we offer you to read a horror urban legend happened in an office just like yours not so long ago...

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October 15, 2018

Office pranks to refresh your company culture

by Zertios

Let’s face it. Working eight hours straight is no joy ride. Sitting in the same chair every single day. Working with the same people. Going through the same...

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September 20, 2018

Top 5 most toxic people at the office

by Zertios

Toxic people ignore logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others derive satisfaction from...

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September 4, 2018

Top 5 favorite questions of recruiters

by Zertios

Some interview questions are tricky and others straightforward. Knowing what you are going to be asked and why...

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September 4, 2018

Friendships at the office

by Zertios

If you are lucky, you do not hate your co-workers. In fact, if you are really lucky, you probably like them a lot, and maybe you even...

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August 27, 2018

How to handle job rejection

by Zertios

Being rejected after a job interview can severely dent your confidence. Many candidates tortuously dwell on being turned down...

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August 15, 2018

Why do we hate Mondays?

by Zertios

For decades, Monday has been considered the worst day of the week. But where does that negative feeling come from? If you...

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July 9, 2018

What to do when you lack motivation

by Zertios

You have probably noticed that it is hard to be motivated all the time. No matter what you are working on, there are bound to be days...

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July 9, 2018

How to achieve work/personal life balance

by Zertios

In today’s busy world, prioritizing between your work and your personal life can be a huge challenge. But studies show...

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June 25, 2018

4 ways to control your anger at work

by Zertios

Nobody likes to be angry, which is especially true in a professional setting. Losing your temper at work can quickly turn ugly...

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June 18, 2018

How to get recognition from your boss

by Zertios

No matter how great at your job you are, don’t expect people to naturally notice who you are and how much you have achieved. In fact...

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June 11, 2018

How to submit a job application that stands out

by Zertios

Whether you are a student looking for an internship or a fully-fledged graduate, having an up-to-date and well-written CV and cover letter is vital. Writing...

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May 28, 2018

How and why to be welcoming a new colleague

by Zertios

Do you remember your first week at your job? It probably wasn't easy, but you got through it. When you have new people...

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May 14, 2018

How to progress within your career

by Zertios

Most people think they have to change jobs every three years or so to get ahead. But you really do not have to move to a new job...

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May 8, 2018

How to self-evaluate your performance

by Zertios

Most people struggle with accurately representing their job performance. It’s hard to be objective about yourself...

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April 25, 2018

Taboo topics at the office

by Zertios

Spending eight or more hours a day, five days a week with the people you work with allow you to develop a bond because of...

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March 29, 2018

How to evaluate, negotiate, accept or reject a job offer

by Zertios

Congratulations! You got the job. Now for the hard part: deciding whether to accept it or not. How should you assess the salary as well as...

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March 29, 2018

How to avoid teamwork disaster and ensure project success

by Zertios

Teamwork is a vital part of any company, but even more so for group projects when the work environment and culture require all hands-on deck working closely together all the time. In the end...

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March 21, 2018

How to overcome the anxiety of a first interview

by Zertios

You have a big job interview coming up. This could be your only chance for getting your dream job! Feeling scared yet? It is completely...

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Feb 19, 2018

How to handle the drama queen at the office

by Zertios

Dysfunctional company dynamics often stems to a drama queen. You can easily recognize the type. He or she is gossipy, passive aggressive and...

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Feb 19, 2018

Remaining calm in time of heated work conversations

by Zertios

Having difficult work conversations is inevitable, regardless if you are a manager or an employee. Whether you ...

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Feb 19, 2018

Do I need a career plan?!

by Zertios

In today's constantly changing and highly competitive employment scene, you must have an action plan to move your career forward. Finding ...

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Feb 12, 2018

Common problems you face at the workplace

by Zertios

Face it. No workplace is the same but there are problems that occur in every...

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Feb 05, 2018

How to kick-start your brain into action

by Zertios

Like any other machine, the human brain also needs an energy boost, especially...

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