How Adaptability Pays Off at Work

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“The art of life is a constant readjustment to our surroundings,” wrote Japanese philosopher and artist Okakura Kakuzō at the turn of the 20th century. What he knew then—and what leaders and researchers are studying over 100 years later—is that …

By Liz Peintner - Idealist Careers
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5 Better Ways to Follow Up Than Saying “Per My Last Email”

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Well, here we are again. You need something from a colleague, but haven’t received a response yet. It’s time to follow up. You pull up the thread, click “Reply,” and have the urge to start typing, “Do you have those …

By Dana Hundley - The Muse
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How to Lead with Courage

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Countless films and books in modern culture have dramatized the critical role of courage in leadership positions. Courageous leaders are lauded for their ability to overcome risks, face their own fears, and achieve their goals against all odds.

But you …

By Liz Peintner - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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