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Sweat your way to better negotiations

February 13, 2014
A 2013 study published in the journal Psychological Science found that people who were excited about negotiating a deal and came to the table with an increased heart rate from walking on a treadmill or engaging in other physical exertion were more likely to have successful outcomes.
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By the numbers: How much paper do we use?

February 13, 2014
Take a guess as to how much the average office worker goes through in a year.
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How to hold a productive coffee meeting

February 13, 2014

Let no one tell you that a coffee meeting must end in a caffeine-dazed, unproductive parting of ways. 99u’s Sean Blanda has tips to help you lay the foundation for a great coffee meeting and get the most out of your time.

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Phone rules for all employees

February 13, 2014
Many of your workers are not accustomed to handling a business phone. The result: A lost or upset customer. Here is a thumbnail guide for all workers who were not trained in customer service.
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More employees eyeing the door

February 13, 2014
As the economy picks up, employees are seeing that as an opportunity to hunt for a new job. According to a CareerBuilder survey, the percentage of U.S. workers who have said they plan to change jobs has ticked up 4 percentage points from last year.
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Get organized with AllThings

February 13, 2014
AllThings is a user-friendly application that can help you organize pretty much anything, Alan Henry writes. More than a checklist, it lets users create tasks, upload files, set up lists of projects and tasks, set deadlines and organize projects by tags and filters.
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Strategies from your peers: What one tactic do you use to get ideas flowing from staff?

January 14, 2014
Do you have a tip or tactic you would like to share with readers? Please email your response to editor@OfficeManagerToday.com along with your first name or initials.
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Need a favor? Ask, and ask again

January 14, 2014

Are you “under-asking” others? Research from Stanford University found that people who fear asking others for favors may be stifling their own chances of getting a “yes.” Get the most from your requests with these tips from blogger Jessica Stillman.

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Does hard work pay off?

January 14, 2014
In a recent poll, adults were asked which of these statements they agreed with more: “Most people who want to get ahead can make it if they’re willing to work hard” or “Hard work and determination are no guarantee of success for most people”?
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By the numbers: How much do you earn?

January 14, 2014
Wondering about the average annual salary of an office manager in the United States as of December 2013?
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