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How to Manage Your To-Do List

By | 2016-10-25T16:34:00+00:00 September 23rd, 2015|Blog, Change Management, Organizations, Productivity|

Mark Twain once said,  “Eat a live frog first thing in the morning, and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day”.  As unpleasant as that sounds, it has a practical application as it relates to productivity for you and your team.

On a regular basis, we hear from clients that they […]

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Specialist or Generalist?

By | 2016-10-25T16:34:00+00:00 September 15th, 2015|Blog, Careers, Leadership, Organizations, Self Development|

Specialization is for insects.  That’s the last line in a passage from science fiction author Robert Heinlein (complete passage at the end of this post).  You might be wondering how that applies to work and careers.  To us, it speaks directly to an important point to remember when it comes to your career […]

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Vin Scully: 66 Years of Passion at Work

By | 2016-10-25T16:34:00+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Blog, Careers, Productivity, Self Development|

Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster, Vin Scully, announced recently that next season will most likely be his last on the job.  While leaving your job or retiring is rarely newsworthy, 2016 will mark Scully’s 67th year on the job.

To put that amount of time in perspective, take a look at this fun fact.  In his […]

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Does Your Culture Reward Achievement or Time?

By | 2015-09-04T16:24:44+00:00 September 1st, 2015|Blog, Change Management, Organizations|

There is an advertisement for a popular car company playing on television right now.  In the ad, a young man gets on the elevator and as the elevator closes, he is met with curious stares.  The narrator says, “Since when did leaving work on time become a sign of courage?”  I don’t really care what […]

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