Author Archives: Alexandra Levit

Frustrated at Work? Pinpoint the Reasons

Are you a person who is easily frustrated at the office?  Do you know what’s behind it? The locus of control A …

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Attention Strategies for a Chaotic World

I recently read somewhere that human beings have around 25,000 thoughts a day. Add to that the fact that we are constantly …

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Does Popularity in Youth Help You at Work?

Were you popular as a kid? I wasn’t – not exactly. I wasn’t in the cool crowd, but I was friends with …

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Do You (or Your People) Dread Sunday Nights?

There have been times in my life that I’ve been unhappy at my job, and I recall that Sunday evenings were always …

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Self-Reflection Time: Are You a Micromanager?

Micromanaging is defined as insisting on having a say in an employee’s work at every opportunity, and every manager does it to …

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How to Conquer Self-Doubt

Self-doubt has been something I’ve struggled with all my life, from debating whether I could get into a top-tier university to believing …

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5 Ways to Be Productive Between Christmas and New Years

If you have to be at work during the “dead” week between Christmas and New Year’s, what are you planning on doing …

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Why Do So Many Americans Want Traditional Jobs?

As the gig and share economies take off, many are calling for the end of 9 to 5. I have myself. But …

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Holacracy and the Puzzle of Retaining Top Female Talent

According to the Center of American Progress, women’s presence in top management positions today remains below nine percent. Much research over the …

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