Judy Carter

Judy Carter
Human Resources: How to Recover From Workplace Mistakes

We all mess up sometimes -- a meeting falls flat, you lose your temper with a co-worker, or you step on the gas instead of the brake and smash into someone’s house. Well, some mistakes are bigger than others. But whether you’re a salesperson who lost an account or an employee who just told off your boss, don’t start looking in the want ads yet. If you play your cards right you, too, can get a second chance for a do-over by using your sense of humor. Laughter breaks tension, changes the mood and creates an opening for a do-over. And a little light-hearted,