Explain How Communication Affects Relationships in the Work Setting and How You Can Strengthen It

explain how communication affects relationships in the work settingIf you work as part of a business or company, navigating the work environment can be a challenge at times. There are many upsides to working with other people: you have someone to socialize with, you have a team atmosphere, many times your coworkers will have your back. When you are working with many different personalities, however, this can throw in a couple challenges. Some of these challenges might be things your employees may not have experienced before, especially if they are young and new to the workplace environment. So, what do you do to catch them up? How do you explain how communication affects relationships in the work setting to them?

The most important part of having a successful work environment is communication. This can be between two people, between team members, between the higher-ups. No matter who you are communicating with, strong communication skills are an absolute must. This course on Udemy shows many examples of communication through communication skills training. In it, you will learn how to understand people better, how to use email more effectively and more.

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The Top 10 Endangered Animals

shutterstock_161741036Since our planet’s beginning, there have been rounds of animal extinction. The most popular of this is what happened to the dinosaurs millions of years ago. Our planet was filled with exotic, giant creatures who ruled the land for years. But no matter how powerful they were, it didn’t protect them against extinction. Since then, there have been many animal species that have become endangered and ultimately, become extinct. Many animals’ extinctions are a result of human doing. It is a sad truth, but we can do something about it as well. In this post, we will take a look at the top 10 endangered animals and discuss how we can help protect them and keep them from extinction.

There are many things humans are currently doing to put animals’ lives in risk. There are also many things humans can do to help protect these endangered animals as well. One of the biggest troubles we face in this world is the amount of pollution we put into our air and environments. It is important to know the things you are doing in your everyday life that affect our planet and the things you can do to lessen the impact you have on the Earth. You can take a deeper look into our individual effects on the planet with this course. In it, you will learn the human influence on our environment and what you can do to help improve our environment.

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Please Accept My Apologies: Three Things You Can Do to Apologize

please accept my apologiesHumans are flawed creatures. It’s just a part of life that we can’t really do anything about. We just have to accept it. Because of this, there are times where we’ll mess up and need to apologize for our actions. Relationship are wonderful things to have in our lives, but they are work. That is why the reward is so great with them.

There are times, however, when relationships become strained and you will then need to apologize. Knowing how to properly apologize and the skills to have a strong relationship are very important things when working with another person and making sure they are in your life. There are many different ways you can work on having healthy relationships with people. All you need to do is have an open mind and be willing to put in the work. [Read more…]

Please Accept My Condolences: Ways You Can Help a Grieving Family

please accept my condolencesDeath is always a hard thing to navigate. It’s a sad and reflective time and if you know someone who has recently lost a loved one, you want to be there for them and sensitive to their emotions. So what’s the best way to say “Please accept my condolences” to that person in your life going through a loss? There are many different ways you can show your support.

The main thing is letting that person know you are a part of their support network. Sometimes just telling someone they can call and talk to you whenever means so much. Knowing that you have a strong support network is refreshing and encouraging. It can really help take a hard situation and make it a little more bearable. If you are looking to build or strengthen your support network, we offer this course that teaches you how to form an amazing support network around you.

By establishing that you are able to be there for your friend going through loss, you have already laid groundwork for them to accept your condolences. But there is much more you can do to be there and help your friend in need.

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Thank You Phrases: Saying Thank You in Different Ways

fundraising tipsSome words are said so often that at times, they may lose their meaning. Many times it is hard to put strong emotions you have into words. Some emotions are so strong that common words that you normally attach to them might not be able to express those emotions you have as well as you’d like. That’s why it’s good to know different phrases, so you can convey your emotions properly.

One of the phrases we use quite often is “thank you.” We use it with strangers who help us, servers at dinner, people on the phone. “Thank you” is a phrase that is used so often, it is oftentimes hard to show gratitude when you genuinely and deeply mean it toward a person. That is why it’s important to know a few phrases that mean the same thing as saying “thank you” but hold more weight.

It is also important to truly know gratitude in your life and when to recognize it so you can acknowledge that gratitude. Learn to understand gratitude in your life and when to acknowledge it with this course on the power of gratitude. In it, you will be able to explore gratitude from all sorts of perspectives and learn to journal experiences so you can take time to remember and cherish these experiences.

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Toenail Falling Off from Running

toenail falling offRunning is healthy for you for many reasons. It helps your blood pressure and cholesterol. It helps you to lose weight, gives you a better night’s sleep and helps you to de-stress. If you do start running and start increasing your mileage as time goes on, you may notice one or more of your toenails falling off.

While it is very alarming at first, there is no need to worry. This is a common side effect of running that is easy to take care of. There are a few side effects from running that may surprise you. While nothing is painful with proper form and technique, you will be amazed at what your body can do. To learn more about how exercise affects our bodies, you can take a look at this course on the science of exercise. Not only will you learn about how exercise affects the body, but you will also learn tips and techniques to keep you motivated to work out and start feeling better.

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Good Luck On Your New Job: Ways to Congratulate a Coworker

good luck on your new jobI recently had a much beloved coworker leave for a new job out of state. Our whole staff was sad to see him go, but we made sure to give him a proper congratulations. There are many times when coworkers we enjoy working with leave for other opportunities. It’s just the nature of careers. You’ve enjoyed your time with them, now how do you properly say “Good luck on your new job” in a way that is touching to them?

Probably the most important thing is to make their last days in your workplace as enjoyable and stress free as possible. Your coworker is probably filled with many emotions. They are nervous about their new responsibilities, excited about a new environment, sad about leaving their work friends behind and happy about new opportunities. These are a lot of emotions to handle at one time. Help them out by improving your own emotional intelligence in the workplace. The more you are confident with yourself in your workplace, the better sendoff you can give your coworker. You can improve relationships, gain confidence and reduce stress for yourself and others by taking this course.

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Human Anatomy for Artists and How It Helps

human anatomy for artistsWhen it comes to art and drawing, there are certain areas that people have trouble with. Some people have trouble with still life, some have trouble with nature and others have trouble with depicting humans.

We see humans every day. We live with human bodies every second of our lives. But who actually knows, and we mean, really knows their own body? There is so much to the human anatomy. We live with human bodies, but so much of our own bodies are still a mystery to us. Since we do not take the time to understand our body, what it’s comprised of and how it works, it can be difficult to get the body right when it comes to depicting it through art. There are so many little details that go into the human anatomy that it can be a challenge to get them right.

Learn more about human anatomy and how you can apply it to art with this course. Features in this course include basics of proportions and how to simplify the skeleton. After that, you will learn where all the muscles attach on the skeleton through a simplified muscle map. Additionally, you will learn how the various muscles change when the body is in different poses, as well as where fat builds up and the different body types we have as humans. This is a great introduction to understanding anatomy and how it applies to your art.

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Foreseeable Future: What Could Happen?

Bright future success concept 2014 3d illustrationThe phrase “foreseeable future” means something you think will happen soon. None of us know what the future really holds, but when you say “foreseeable future,” you mean what you are talking about is most likely going to happen. There are many ways you can shape your foreseeable future and have a better idea of what your future may hold. One of these ways is through taking this course, where you will learn how to shape your future. You will learn how to recognize your needs and wants and how to better shape your goals in order to get the best out of your foreseeable future.

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Disadvantages of Smoking Cigarettes

disadvantages of smokingWe all know there are many disadvantages to smoking. Cigarette packs themselves have a surgeon general’s warning about the dangers of smoking. Probably the biggest risk to smokers is lung cancer, but there are many more disadvantages to smoking than that. If you are a smoker and are looking to stop, there are many different ways to go about quitting.

One of these many options happens to be this course we offer, which is a step-by-step tutorial on how to effectively quit smoking. In it, you will not only learn the skills to stop smoking, but you will also learn why you have your habit, getting to the core of why you smoke. [Read more…]