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Westside Toastmasters is located in Los Angeles and Santa Monica, California

Your Career Coach

This concise text provides tips and strategies covering topics such as goal-setting, decision-making, project management, and career planning. It presents ways to increase productivity, enhance writing, listening, and speaking skills, and more.

Table of Contents
Preface
A—Absenteeism
Accident Prevention
Anger
Assertiveness
Attitude Survey
B—Benchmarking
C—Career—Considering Making a Change?
Career—Getting Ahead in Your Organization
Career—Key Skills to Learn for Success in the Next Millennium
Career—Job Interview
Career Planning
Change
Change—Becoming a Champion
Change—Surviving a Corporate Merger
Coaching Your Teammates
Commitment—Team
Communicating—In Writing
Communicating—Using E-mail
Communicating—Within an Active Grapevine
Communicating—Reading Body Language
Communicating—Informally
Communicating—Telephone Skills
Communicating—In a Virtual Environment
Communicating—With Peers
Communicating—With Management
Communicating—The Ten Deadly Sins
Conflict—Prevention
Conflict—Between You and Others
Conflict—Mediation
Counselling Interview
Creativity
Creativity—Using the SCAMPER Process
Customer Service
D—Decision-Making—With Your Teammates
Decision-Making—Individual
Delegation
Difficult People—How to Handle Them
Disciplinary Interview
Diversity
E—Empowering—Giving Responsibility
Empowerment—Taking Responsibility
Ethical and Moral Behaviour
Etiquette In the Office
Exit Interview
F—Feedback—Giving
Feedback—Receiving
G—Goal-Setting—Personal
H—Harassment
Health and Wellness—Taking Care of Your Physical Well-Being
Health and Wellness—Taking Care of Your Mental Health
Hiring—Conducting the Interview
Hiring—Checking References
I—Influencing People
Influencing Senior Management
L—Leadership
Learning—Becoming a Better Reader
Learning—Becoming a Life-Long Learner
Learning—Taking Responsibility for Improving Your Skills Through Training
Listening
M—Measuring Your Performance
Meetings
Meetings—Attending Other People's
Meetings—How to Keep Them Short
Meetings—Managing People
Meetings—Keeping Minutes
Mentor—Finding the Right One
Mentoring—Managing Your Relationship
Mistakes
Money—How to Earn More
N—Negotiating—Win-Win Tactics
Networking
P—Paperwork—Reducing the Clutter
Performance Review—Getting
Planning
Politics in the Office—A Survival Guide
Presentations
Presentations—Using Visual Media
Problem-Solving—Creativity Using Brainstorming
Problem-Solving—The Team Approach
Problem-Solving—The Top Ten Principles
Productivity
Project Management—The Top Ten Principles
R—Re-engineering and Downsizing—Life After Change
Re-engineering Work Processes
Relationships—Developing Bonds with Co-workers
Relationships—Working with a Difficult Boss
S—Safety—Taking Care of Yourself
Self-Confidence
Self-Development
Selling Your Ideas
Speeches—Preparing
Speeches—Reducing Stage Fright
Speeches—Enthralling Your Audience
Stress
T—Teamwork—Getting Off on the Right Foot
Teamwork—Making a Contribution
Teamwork—Dealing with Difficult People
Teamwork—Dealing with Quiet People
Time Management
Training—Getting the Most Out of Workshops
Training—With Peers
V—Vision—Establishing Your Own
Voice Mail
W—Working at Home
Writing Skills

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