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“But what’s the project objective, sir?”

Project Objective

Most offices are a giant priority vacuum. What now? Continue Reading

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You don’t need a mail manager program, no

Mail Manager

It’s amazing how email — essentially a series of 0s and 1s transmitted electronically — manages to confound people with Ivy League MBAs on an hourly basis. Continue Reading

Friday afternoon at work: Use it better

Friday afternoon

Friday afternoons at work are a wasteland, right? Cue Trump: “Wrong!” It’s all about using them properly. Continue Reading

Goal setting activities: Your 2017 guide (you’s welcome)

Goal setting activities

Process is important when setting goals and strategy, but it can’t be allowed to overwhelm actual productive results. Continue Reading

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We think about business competition all wrong

Business Competition

Stop thinking your rivals’ market share is some flag you need to capture, and then maybe we can fix a few societal ills as well. Continue Reading

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Busy Busy Busy: Why are Americans so obsessed?

Busy Busy Busy

Get off the cross, as others need the wood. Continue Reading

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The United States of Nervous Wrecks

Nervous Wrecks

Work = stress = anxiety = we’re all popping meds = guys getting richer = less scratch for us = anxiety = we’re all nervous wrecks. Continue Reading

Strategy and planning somehow became buzzwords

Strategy and planning

It’s less about the allowable buzzwords for executives, and more about keeping a majority of people in the loop re: what’s happening. Continue Reading