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The way you interacted with someone in the past does not have to determine how you interact with them in the future. It is okay to change the rules.
Overcoming Nerves in the Workplace (The Cut)
When you’re about to start work on something new, take a few minutes to reflect on what guidance you’ve been given about it so far, any feedback you’ve had on similar tasks in the past, and any reference materials you should be consulting.
How Empathy Became the New CEO Status Symbol (Fast Company)
The skills that might make a leader successful from a business perspective — being ruthless and uncompromising — may not broker healthy relationships with employees or ensure the long-term success of a company.