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Should your manager be responsible for your well-being at work?

Should your manager be responsible for your well-being at work?

“During our weekly team meetings, my supervisor started asking everyone to answer the question, ‘How are you emotionally and mentally?’ the letter begins. “On the one hand, he seems to have good intentions and be sincere in your concern.” But the writer is at his wit’s end – and they ask popular by Alison Green …

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To protect your mental health at work, try to worry less about it

To protect your mental health at work, try to worry less about it

“Careless.” That was the mantra we used just to get the project done. I was leading a massive change management effort for a large hospital system, and almost everyone on the project described themselves, at least behind closed doors, as miserable. We were missing deadlines due to a lack of action from leadership and we …

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How I Leverage My Bipolar 2 to Succeed as CEO

How I Leverage My Bipolar 2 to Succeed as CEO

Chris Federspiel is CEO and co-founder of Blackthorn Payments. He also co-founded Plative as a Salesforce (SI) systems integrator, followed by Brainiac. I started Blackthorn in 2015, and if I’ve learned anything in the past seven years, nothing stays the same, which can make things both fun (new projects) and depressing (loss of some responsibilities …

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