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Making Peace with Your Office Life

End the Battles, Shake the Blues, Get Organized, and Be Happier at Work

Cindy Glovinsky, L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W.

St. Martin's Griffin

Do you feel disconnected and disorganized on the job?Do you feel powerless in the face of multiple office challenges, from organizing your desk to dealing with office bullies?Are you sick of it all and ready to be happy at work? Help is on the way! Cindy Glovinsky, licensed psychotherapist and expert on organizing and mental health, is uniquely qualified to offer solutions to your office blues, including:- Dozens of anecdotes and insightful exercises- Simple, effective organizing tips- Hundreds of easy ways to connect with colleagues- Great ways to make positive changes in the workplace Whether you dread coming to work every day or you're just looking for a new way to deal with office issues, MAKING PEACE WITH YOUR OFFICE LIFE offers a fresh, liberating view of the office world and practical ways to cope with its day-to-day challenges.

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Introduction
We gotta get out of this place . . . if it’s the last thing we ever do!” The words of the old Animals song wail through your mind after a particularly unpleasant conversation with one of your co­workers. Retreating to your cubicle, you imagine yourself magically entering the green pastures of your screen saver and dancing off to­ward the bright blue sky, away from  here, imprisoned in a job that suits you about as well as a dog house suits a canary. But instead, you start clicking your way through the forty- odd e-mails that accumu­lated while you were
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"With its focus on workers' health and happiness, and emphasis on quality of life, MAKING PEACE WITH YOUR OFFICE LIFE is just the book for those who want to work to live rather than live to work. Read it and turn your office upside down!" - John de Graaf, executive director of Take Back Your Time and coauthor of Affluenza: The All-Consuming Epidemic
 
"What makes this book so useful is the way that Glovinsky invites, inspires, and informs employees about changes they can make to transform their workplaces into situations in which they can thrive."
- Jane Dutton, distinguished professor of Business Administration and Psychology, University of Michigan
"With its focus on workers' health and happiness, and emphasis on quality of life, MAKING PEACE WITH YOUR OFFICE LIFE is just the book for those who want to work to live rather than live to work. Read it and turn your office upside down!" - John de Graaf, executive director of Take Back Your Time and coauthor of Affluenza: The All-Consuming Epidemic
 
"What makes this book so useful is the way that Glovinsky invites, inspires, and informs employees about changes they can make to transform their workplaces into situations in which they can thrive."
- Jane Dutton, distinguished professor of Business Administration and Psychology, University of Michigan

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Cindy Glovinsky, L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W.

  • Cindy Glovinsky, L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W., is the author of MAKING PEACE WITH THE THINGS IN YOUR LIFE and ONE THING AT A TIME. She is a licensed psychotherapist, organizer, and administrative professional. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, the National Association of Professional Organizers, and the International Association of Administrative Professionals. She lives with her family in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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Making Peace with Your Office Life

End the Battles, Shake the Blues, Get Organized, and Be Happier at Work

Cindy Glovinsky, L.M.S.W., A.C.S.W.

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