Careers Counsel | 5 Techniques to Build Rapport With Your Colleagues

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5 Techniques to Build Rapport With Your Colleagues (Harvard Business Review)

When you’re building rapport with someone, remember that people like to talk about themselves and their own interests. It’s okay to talk about you too […] but do it in a way that keeps the conversation moving and encourages them to share.

Why You Should Never Lie in Your CV (Guardian)

Even what one might consider a small thing, such as upping an exam grade, could have potentially huge consequences. […] For serious lies, legal action could follow.

How To Handle Your Exit Interview (Forbes)

Take the time — a day or two before the appointment — to review possible questions and work on your responses. The key is to remove emotion from the equation and instead present factual, succinct answers.