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7 tips to deal with emotions at work

Wherever people work closely together, emotions can flare up. That’s normal. However, it is not always easy to deal with your own emotions or those of others. These 5 tips will help you prevent the situation from escalating and help you regain control.  1. Make room for emotions  What do you do when a colleague […]

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A healthy work/life balance? 3 pitfalls and 1 golden tip

It is perhaps the greatest challenge for working people: maintaining the balance between professional and private life. To get and keep this balance healthy, it is important to be aware of the pitfalls. And there are many. In this blog, we will discuss the three most important ones. We also give another golden tip to help you determine for yourself whether […]

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Jobcrafting: edit your job for more job satisfaction

Can you make your job more enjoyable? Yes, you can! We refer to this as jobcrafting. All you need is a pen and paper as well as a clear view of your tasks and responsibilities. Let’s get started!  The ideal quadrant  In order to get started with jobcrafting, you must first determine your ‘ideal quadrant’.  Take a look at […]

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What is job satisfaction? And how do you achieve it?

Job satisfaction. It has become a catch-all term. And everyone interprets it differently. For some, it is euphoric happiness while for others, it is simply being content. There are also many theories about it.  Job satisfaction: what is it?  In short, job satisfaction can be reduced to 3 aspects:   Faith in yourself and what you […]

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The Warmest Christmas

Make sure that it’s not a lonely Christmas – for yourself and for others The corona measures currently in place mean that we are cut off from all meaningful social contact. This can make us feel lonely, which impacts on our resilience. While the festive season is traditionally a time for being together, the end […]

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How to stay resilient through the 2nd lockdown? (ENG)

Once again, difficult decisions have been made. A newCorona-wave is flooding us. Once again, we are facing anuncertain time and we don’t know when it will be over. Thisis a huge challenge for our well-being and functioning. Here you can read the full whitepaper.

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Exit Lockdown. Back to normal?

Na de lockdown, waar medici ons gedrag bepaalden om de curve vanCOVID-19 te controleren, zijn wij aan zet. We krijgen meerbewegingsvrijheid en daarmee ook direct de verantwoordelijkheid om decurve verder controleerbaar te houden.Hoelang? Dat weet niemand. Het is dus vrijheid met randvoorwaarden. Hetnieuwe normaal. Het is dus in ons allerbelang dat we enkele ritueleninstalleren Lees […]

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First aid for working from home

WHAM. BAM. COVID-19 has uprooted all of our lives. The impact ofthe virus is everywhere, both in our private lives and our professionalsituation. Read the full whitepaper here.

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Stronger with Corona

We’ve been taken by surprise by an invisible enemy: COVID-19. We’vebeen inundated by a tsunami. When such an unexpected, seriousand unpredictable situation hits us it induces a state of heightened alertness. This alertness serves a purpose viz. to identify hazardoussituations and get ourselves to safety or adapt to the new reality. Read the whitepaper here.

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