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Description: Confidence, at least in the American workplace, means never having to say you’re sorry. I know that now, but early in my career I found myself apologizing over and over as my confidence and self-worth were tested on every level — from my job function to performance reviews, from networking to winning clients.

Source: NYTimes.com

Date: Jan 18, 2014

Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/19/jobs/how-to-suppress-the-apology-reflex.html?ref=business&_r=0

Questions for Discussions:

  • What does the author say about self-worth and presentation in the workplace?
  • Do you think this is a major issue in business today?

 

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