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Compliments of Derrick Tyson via Flickr

Compliments of Derrick Tyson via Flickr

In Presence, Cuddy speaks to performance anxiety and the resulting self-focus as narrowing, constricting, enshrouding our best selves with a disempowering emphasis on others’ opinions. She describes the “imposter syndrome” (in which we experience negative thought during high stress situations) occurring at exactly the moments during which it can do the most damage. Turn the page…

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Compliments of Kevin Dooley via Flickr

Compliments of Kevin Dooley via Flickr

If you see a bully, stand up to himHillary Rodham Clinton

In Not All Bullies Throw things: How to Survive a Subtle Workplace Bully, Borgeson describes what she terms “bully–lite” behaviors – actions that don’t appear overtly aggressive, but nevertheless clash with what we regard as civil expectation. Camouflaged bullies operate behind the scenes to ambush coworkers.

Methods include: Turn the page…

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