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CLEO (Singapore) - - ADULTING -

This per­son al­ways goes the ex­tra mile. This isn’t nec­es­sar­ily a bad thing, but it can lead to un­rea­son­able ex­pec­ta­tions from higher-ups. You want to tell them to dial it down, but you also don’t want to come off as bullying the hard­est worker.

Keep this col­league busy with loads of tasks, no mat­ter how small. Ca­reer de­vel­op­ment coach Dianna Reed says such worka­holic ten­den­cies stem from a want to feel needed. So if you en­rol their help in things, a) you’re free to fo­cus on the im­por­tant stuff at work and b) you boost the con­fi­dence of the Mar­ket Spoiler.

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