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Listen to Lucy

A 30-year work anniversary is a freak event to be cheered

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A 30-year work anniversary is a freak event to be cheered

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Money Talking

There's A Right Way To Play Office Politics

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Politics are inevitable at work. Put two people in a room together, and boom, it's gonna happen. And that's a good thing.

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Listen to Lucy

Your rudeness in reception may be used against you

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Your rudeness in reception may be used against you

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The Sporkful

Is Free Office Coffee More Valuable Than Healthcare?

Monday, March 30, 2015

Slate's Mike Pesca and I discuss what you can tell about a workplace based on the kitchen. Then I offer Mike a detailed critique of his sandwich construction methods.

The Sporkful

Even Spies Hate Stale Bread: Secrets Of The CIA Cafeteria Revealed

Monday, March 23, 2015

We talk to a guy whose Freedom of Information Act request pried open the CIA cafeteria suggestion box. Turns out even spies hate stale bread. Plus the unwritten rules of office potlucks.

Money Talking

Stop Stressing, Get Happy, and Watch Your Work Performance Turn Around

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Frustrated, stressed out, and full of anxiety? That's no way to be a leader! Here's how to get to a better state of mind at work.

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Listen to Lucy

Google CFO Pichette’s ‘I quit’ note is a classic in a dodgy genre

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Google CFO Pichette’s ‘I quit’ note is a classic in a dodgy genre

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The Sporkful

Office Fridges: What Would The Founding Fathers Do?

Monday, March 16, 2015

Your philosophy about how a communal fridge should be used says a lot about how you think society should function. Sporkful listeners call in with contrasting perspectives.

Listen to Lucy

Endless digital feedback will make us needy and unkind

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Endless digital feedback will make us needy and unkind

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The Sporkful

True Crime: Investigating An Office Fridge Food Theft

Monday, March 09, 2015

It’s Elkhart, Indiana, 2001. Two inches of Heather Coleman's turkey club disappear from her office fridge. The thief is nowhere to be found. And Heather’s life will never be the same.

Listen to Lucy

Wells Fargo’s happy:grumpy ratio is no way to audit staff

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Wells Fargo’s happy:grumpy ratio is no way to audit staff

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Listen to Lucy

My solution to the anguish of unanswered emails

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

My solution to the anguish of unanswered emails

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Listen to Lucy

Facebook and the ‘daily average people’ formerly known as users

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Facebook and the ‘daily average people’ formerly known as users

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Listen to Lucy

After 15 years of practice, why are we still so awful at email?

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

After 15 years of practice, why are we still so awful at email?

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Listen to Lucy

White collar eavesdropping will cure your itchy feet

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

White collar eavesdropping will cure your itchy feet

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Money Talking

When That Dirty Rotten Performance Review Is...Right

Thursday, November 20, 2014

We all want feedback, but when it's a deluge of negativity, that doesn't mean your boss is an idiot. Take a moment. Breathe. And find the coaching hidden in the criticism.

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Listen to Lucy

Losing the fear can be liberating - and dangerous

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Losing the fear can be liberating - and dangerous

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Finding Quiet in the Open Office

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Do you work in an open space office?  Where do you go when you need a little privacy or quiet?  And are there new rules that go along with the new floor plan?  Call us at 212-433-9692 to share your hacks and strategies for combining collaboration and reflection and still getting along with co-workers.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Is It Just Me or Is It Freezing in Here?

Monday, August 04, 2014

Why is your office is so cold in the summer? We explain, and tell you what you can do about it.

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Marketplace

Obama: Middle-class issues drive my agenda

Thursday, July 03, 2014

A wide-ranging interview about the economy with President Barack Obama.

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