A new study (you know how I love the studies) says that the average worker gets angry TWO times at least each day.
TOP THINGS that make us angry in the workplace are:
(1) People taking credit for our work
(2) Computer on the fritz slowing our workflow
(3) Rude clients
(4) Arguments over coffee making duties
(5) Anger over being so loaded down, we have no time for lunch.
What Makes You Angry at Work?
Dealing with anger in the workplace! What the experts say:
For a special promotion centered around her line of specialty candies, Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova applied to the state of Florida to temporarily change her name to "Maria Sugarpova" to insure that TV announcers would use her temporary name and promote her candy while she was playing tennis! Brilliant...yet silly!
That move has since been stalled as in "Not Happening, but that story prompted today's TOPIC OF THE DAY:
"Have you ever wanted to change your name and if so, to what, and if you want...WHY?"
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Recently an on-line study addressed how people in families that were dysfunctional while growing up, never realized it until they were older.
While in the midst of the "odd & unusual", most people thought their families were completely normal.
Some comments from the survey:
"Every year, my family would get a cake with candles and sing Happy Birthday JESUS"!
"We would all hold one nostril close and blow our nose in the kitchen sink"
"It was an everyday ocurrence to walk around totally naked in our house"
THE TOPIC OF THE DAY: "What odd things did you think were normal when you were growing up?"
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