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01 Jun 2011

Lowering of standards
I sometimes think it is only me that has this problem, but I am sure there are many people in the same boat. Maybe I just need some strategies to cope. I cannot deal with the no care attitude of the workforce. When I studied things were done the right way. I try to stay calm, but somethings I see blow my mind. Trying to fit in with the flow also upsets me as it i not my style. As a result I work ten times harder than anyone else. Being in the health industry, a lot of the problems relate to health and even sometimes death. How can I accept the things I cannot change? No matter what I do it does not help to change attitudes. It i the biggest conflict I have ever faced.
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Workplace health expert
workplace health expert

01 Jan 0001

The emotional and psychological stress and strain of the scenario you paint is problematic and common. The brutal option is to leave for "greener" pastures. But,hey that is not so easy,is it? Best to do an audit of your workplace activity - what are your expected duties? What extra work are you doing? What deficiencies in service do you perceive? What are your solutions to thee problems and shortcomings?Write all this down, compile a status scenario and a plan of action and correction. Put it together in a professional package,take a big breath and go straight to the number one. Best of luck!
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