Cultivate@Work: Why being Nice is bad for you

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Welcome to the Cultivate@Work Weekly Roundup. We scour the Internet for stories and ideas of how people cultivate winning relationships at work and share them in this weekly summary. It’s perfect for anyone interested in applying the ideas and techniques from Cultivate. The Power of Winning Relationships by SkyeTeam CEO Morag Barrett.

  • There are plenty of reasons to be nice–even science says so. But is it possible to be too nice? Read more in this Inc.com article by Jeff Haden.
  • Are tough 
messages in your business either not shared, or diluted to the point that the feedback is no longer useful? If so, it’s time to trade in being ‘nice’ for being ‘kind.’ Read Morag’s article in Industry Week.
  • You Can Be Nice and Still Get Angry. It’s not expressing your anger that will hurt you; it’s repressing it.
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