If you can move beyond the boring basics when you’re asked “What do you do?”, you’ll set yourself up for new relationships, opportunities and revelations, says introduction expert Joanna Bloor.
There’s no need to silo our professional and personal relationships; multiple ties can actually help us succeed, says management researcher David Burkus.
For us to make the greatest impact at our jobs — and also feel the greatest satisfaction — we need to tap into work’s deeper meaning, says Leah Weiss, a compassion expert and researcher.
You probably have a hunch about which one you are, but why not take this quiz — from organizational psychologist Adam Grant — and double-check?
When given criticism, many of us get defensive or distracted. Here’s how to face feedback like a pro, says negotiation expert Sheila Heen.