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Lessons in spot­ting, stop­ping, and avoid­ing the mon­s­ter­ous issues that derail your projects

Rachel Gertz breaks down four insid­i­ous types of scope creep and how to claw back your safe­ty when unwieldy projects start get­ting out of hand.

by Rachel Gertz

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Coax Q&A

Dayna Sykes

For this Coax Q&A, we reached out to Dayna Sykes, an Education Coordinator with United Steelworkers—the largest private sector union in North America. Check out Dayna’s insights about good planning, autonomy, and working within your capacity.

by Marshall Watson

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My burnout antidote

Sarah Hoban shares her story of burning out at work and then rising from the ashes by reorganizing her life and reorienting her approach to productivity.

by Sarah Hoban

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Forget Networking, Build Relationships

Lina Calin discusses how and why we should give up on networking and, instead, strive to turn our colleagues into allies.

by Lina Calin

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Having the guts to say no to bad money

Sometimes life forces us to choose between doing the right thing and doing the profitable thing. Tom Greenwood explains how it is these choices that help us learn who we really are.

by Tom Greenwood

Coax Q&A

Ted Kerr

The latest Coax Q&A features Ted Kerr writer, community organizer, and educator currently teaching at The New School.

by Marshall Watson

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Does what we do matter?

Kyle Siemens explores ways to find meaning in a 9-to-5 world that often feels meaningless.

by Kyle Siemens

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