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The Pain Inflicted by a Weak Matrix Organizational Structure

Until the 1970s, large corporations set up their organizations into silos. A silo was a division of the workers where they would report to either a line or functional manager. A matrix organization ..
(February 18, 2008)
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What is the 'Strong Matrix' in Business?

Earlier than 1970, large businesses were most typically formatted in a silo design, where workers were divided into departments that report to a line or functional manager. The result of the ..
(February 18, 2008)
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Powerful Teleconferences - Announcing 4 Ways Teleconferencing ..

Business demands can be physically demanding and exhausting. So many aspects require your attention, and it can be difficult to manage everything at once. Although you may have several employees, it ..
(February 17, 2008)
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Conference Calling Options

Every business today, whether small or a global enterprise, has tried conference calling here and there. If conference calling is new to you, you might be curious what conference call services are ..
(February 17, 2008)
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History of Project Management - How Did We Get Here?

Project management in its present form began to take root a few decades ago. In the early 1960s, industrial and business organizations began to understand the benefits of organizing work around ..
(February 12, 2008)
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Which Type of Project Management Organization Is Right For You?

Three main categories of Project Management Offices, or PMO, exist. These vary in the amount of control, as well as the influence, they possess over projects in the company. Determining which kind of .
(February 12, 2008)
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Project Management Certification - Who Needs It?

Project management certificates are not hard to find. Many institutions offer them, responding to the steadily increasing need. Every type of business and industry knows how important competent PM's ..
(February 03, 2008)
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Project Management Software - A Must for Managers and Their ..

Project Managers know their responsibility is not only to the project, but to the client, the team, and the company. All groups hold project managers accountable at every stage of the project's ..
(January 29, 2008)
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Moving the Product by Understanding the People

A theory projected by Abraham Maslow which links the comprehensive arrangement of the consecutive extension of wants. He proposed that desires develop in an individual in a chronological order from ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Sales Team Motivation From Maslow

Modern psychology attempts to explain human behavior and its underlying motivations. Understanding human behavior is critical in order to effectively control or influence human behavior in a desired ..
(January 28, 2008)
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To Build Your Team Try Building A Covered Wagon

The business world has changed dramatically since the advent of the Industrial Revolution. The nature of work for modern workers has become increasingly specialized, isolating, and impersonal. ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Make Direct Marketing Easy on Your Wallet (and Theirs)!

The Wallet Mailer is a direct mail piece that closely resembles a man's folding leather wallet. It has room and pockets for imprints and inserts the size of credit cards, business cards, and currency .
(January 28, 2008)
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Educating the Self-Actualized - Problem or Promise

The Theory of Hierarchical Needs as developed by Abraham Maslow was first published in a journal article in 1943. Since that time, the concept has been expanded, revised, and utilized to describe and .
(January 28, 2008)
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Motivating Sales Teams - Sound Science

Today, psychology tries to understand the motivating factors behind the way in which people act. We cannot positively influence, let alone control, behavior unless we can comprehend the reasons for ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Direct Mail Marketing That Prospects Will Actually Respond To

In this time of fierce business competition, tapping into your local target demographic can be difficult. Direct mail seems like a good idea at first, but how many boring envelopes will you have to ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Ropes Course Teambuilding - Tying together Business and ..

There are different team activities that can help build and develop the ability for people to work effectively together. Most of these tasks are exhilarating, and require a group of people to work ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Manage Your Meetings - Teleconference Etiquette

Common problems in teleconference calls include excessive background noise, which can be distracting; interruptions by multiple participants; and speakers speaking without introduction, which ..
(January 28, 2008)
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Teleconference Etiquette Is Your Key To A Successful ..

As corporations and businesses become more global and diverse, the need for alternative ways to communicate rises. Businesses can't afford to fly key employees all over the world for brief meetings. ..
(January 28, 2008)
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