Rachel Lefkowitz

Posts by Rachel Lefkowitz

  • 3 Ways to Improve How You Receive Feedback at Work—Especially During Difficult Times

    3 Ways to Improve How You Receive Feedback at Work—Especially During Difficult Times

    May 18, 2020

    Feedback is an important tool to help us develop and grow. But it’s not always easy to receive feedback—especially now. Many of us are already emotionally tapped with daily to-do lists that feel unmanageable and life and career goals that feel destabilized. In this state of mind, it can feel natural to take well-intended feedback as a personal attack or...

  • Overwhelmed by Changes at Work? Try These 4 Ways to Beat Stress

    Overwhelmed by Changes at Work? Try These 4 Ways to Beat Stress

    May 11, 2020

    Our current work environment is proof that the only constant is change. Whether you’ll be working from home for the foreseen future, or your company is talking about going back to the office, there’s so much that feels out of our control. And when pressure builds in our more immediate environment, it can quickly lead to overwhelm. Now more than ever you need...

  • How to Be More Mindful When Working from Home

    How to Be More Mindful When Working from Home

    May 4, 2020

    Over the last month, we’ve all had to adjust to new routines, roles, and expectations around work. As with any transition, many of us have been doing the best we can to adapt—finding we can only be reactive, not proactive. But how are you doing now? You may find yourself having days where you feel more settled into the new reality. Or, you may be looking for...

  • Finding it Hard to Focus? Meet Your 'Not-to-Do' List

    Finding it Hard to Focus? Meet Your 'Not-to-Do' List

    April 6, 2020

    Focus is hard to achieve these days. Our new “coworkers” (both two-legged and four-legged) demand attention. Breaking news headlines...

  • How to Lead Successful Teams when Everyone is Remote

    How to Lead Successful Teams when Everyone is Remote

    March 30, 2020

    Working from home has become the new normal. But normal doesn’t mean everything will come naturally—especially for managers. How do...

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    3 Self-Care Practices to Help You Adjust to a New Work...

    March 23, 2020

    Many of us are in the throes of adjusting to new work environments and new ‘coworker’ family members. During these times of change, it...