There are aspects to any job one would rather avoid. The trick is to push against that urge to justify bad habits. Some bad workplace habits might cost you a job and this would be devastating. More often than not, these little habits just feed into a toxic work environment that most people sit and stew in for years. The truth is being a bit tardy, occasionally rude and procrastinating with a big project are rarely grounds for full dismissal; however, it is a recipe for an annoying work environment for you and your co-workers.
So, let’s just imagine you break those habits one at a time. If you show up to work a few minutes late every day, but stay late every night that is something that might be fine. But why not challenge yourself to show up one minute early every day for a week and stay only one minute late? It will set some boundaries for you and send the right message to your co-workers.
Similarly, check your attitude at the door. Your personal life might be blowing up, but consider paying it forward by not taking it out on your co-workers; they probably didn’t do anything. If things are really bad, take a sick day/mental health day because that is what they are for. But if you have gotten yourself to work, then keep it together until lunch and do your best to be as kind as possible to those around you.
Lastly, getting things done by a deadline is often the requirement, but slowly try to create a buffer of an hour, then two, then a day. It will add up. It will help your co-workers, but will also relieve your stress. Coming down to the wire doesn’t feel good for anyone.
Studying abroad can be one of the most thrilling and formative experiences in a college career. Learning and exploring overseas comes with a sense of freedom and adventure that is difficult to replicate in a college campus in your own country. Florence is an ideal, and popular, Italian city for study abroaders all over the world, and rightfully so. The walkable stone streets, safe neighborhoods, English-speaking locals and prime central location make it an ideal destination for college students to live and learn.
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The smell of wood smoke is in the air. This means it is time to start planning activities that will distract you from the impending holiday family complications and long, dark days of winter. Depending on your location, there are always some reliable fall activities sure to put everyone in a good mood.
Some people consider wearing a jumpsuit brave. For anyone who has actually worn the right jumpsuit, we know this to be a fallacy. Jumpsuits, when chosen wisely, are like wearing incredibly comfortable pajamas. The catch is, only you know you are wearing pajamas. Also, when you have limited space in your luggage, a one-piece outfit is a godsend. When looking for a jumpsuit that will make it through days of walking, airports and eating a piece of cake, look to the usual suspects when it comes to shops.
Start your day with a rib-sticking breakfast at the Cupping Room Cafe. For a few dollars, you can get some baked goods, but full brunch meals start at $12. However, you’ll be tempted to go all out with a menu like this. There’s just about every kind of breakfast food you could want, all with just a slight upgrade. Think stuffed French toast with mascarpone cheese, raspberry jam, granola, nuts and raisins, or an omelette filled with Nova Scotia salmon, scallions and cream cheese.