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The Benefit of Obama - Be Your Best Self

The inauguration of Barack Obama is inspirational - not simply because we have elected the first African-American as President, but because he challenges us to be our best self. Despite his ..
(January 18, 2009)
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The Five Reasons Why Women Should Lead in the Workplace

Today, driving performance requires bringing out the best in people. We are in an intellectual workplace; manufacturing moved offshore and ended our industrial (make things) age. Today, we provide ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Live a Great Life - Use the Powerful 'What If' Question to ..

One of the most significant ways to access your creative side is to ask powerful “What if. . . " questions. These questions both enable and compel you to invent, imagine, dream and discover. ..
(August 19, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 213

I Want the Steak and the Sizzle - Passionate Work That Also ..

I want it all. So do you. We want to do what we love and we want to make a difference. Since so much of our lives are spent working, work can't help but become an important part of who we are. That ..
(August 13, 2008)
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 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 220

Play Your Hand

The cards have been dealt; the ones you received are yours. Your challenge is to play your best hand and to win. There are no guarantees in your hand - you get what you get. But how you play your ..
(June 14, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Happiness | Visitors: 209

Cut (the Waste) and Build (the Value) How to Survive the ..

Call it a slowdown or a recession, the impact is nearly the same - our businesses are challenged and we have become desperate to find ways to respond. We feel the urge to cut expenses, eliminate ..
(June 14, 2008)
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Work Powerfully, Live Powerfully Relationships Drive Work and ..

Art imitates life and life imitates art. And today, what works in business works in life and what works in life, works in business. With the movement from the industrial age (we made things) to the ..
(June 14, 2008)
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Ask And Really Listen

It is important to have a team of great people; after all, your people are your profits. But having the right people isn't the full story. The more important task of the millennial manager is to ..
(June 17, 2008)
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Inspired Performance Head and Heart in Harmony

For a body to survive each of its cells needs to contribute its role; the body engages every cell. Similarly, for a company to survive it must engage and activate every one of its employees; anything .
(June 17, 2008)
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Who is Afraid of the Big Bad Change? Focus on Talents to ..

Ninety-nine percent of what we do, we do in patterns. That means that our brain loves when things stay the same. . .because we have already figured out how to respond and we feel safe and sure that ..
(June 17, 2008)
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Culture The Tipping Point of Performance

Is it the employee or (company) culture that drives performance? Until recently I have believed that the least common denominator of performance is the employee's heart and mind. Since employees ..
(June 23, 2008)
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Make the Customer the Center of Your Universe

We know that the customer rules. We know that competition is far more intense then ever before. Consolidations have made fewer, larger players. Information accessibility and speed has increased the ..
(June 25, 2008)
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 | Business/Customer-Service | Visitors: 268

First Things First Create Employee Loyalty to Drive Customer ..

Customer loyalty is the backbone of all successful companies. Loyal customers advance both the suppliers’ and customers’ businesses, they partner for mutual success and they are actually ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Life Isnt a Dress Rehearsal

My college roommate was the eldest of 8 children. His mother was one of the wisest people I ever met and though she always had a lot to say, one thing she said has remained with me since the time I ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Disconnected and Disengaged? Reconnect Your Employees to ..

In a world of powerful social networks and immediate communication methods, today's workers know what it means to be connected. When connected, they share, create, challenge and perform. So if ..
(June 27, 2008)
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Incremental Changes, Exponential Results Making Small Changes ..

The more closely an employee is connected to his role (he likes what he does) and the more personally the employee is connected to his manager (has a strong relationship) the better he performs. ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Quiet Time Ten Powerful Minutes Each Morning is the Key to ..

We start each day with noise - running the shower, the hair dryer, grilling pancakes, making coffee and listening to the news. Noise. We head out to work and we are met with more noise - horns, ring ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Performance With Purpose Organizations Have the Influence to ..

Today's organizations have great influence in making improvements in the quality of life and the sustainability of the planet, not just by products, but by how they conduct business, control ..
(July 19, 2008)
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The Ten Reasons Your Business Will Fail

You have no choice but to be great; ordinary products, services, workplaces and employees (in today's intellectual or service economy) insure you are forgotten. And if forgotten, you are out of ..
(July 23, 2008)
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Job Sculpting Customized Jobs Retain the Best Talent

One size does not fit all - not in service responses, not in the jobs in the workplace. We want our food, music, fashions, and vehicles to reflect who we are; we also want our work to reflect who we ..
(July 26, 2008)
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