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5 Ways To Stop Procrastination

How many of you struggle with procrastination? On second thought, we’ll talk about it later. (drum rim shot) Thanks, I’ll be here all week. But seriously, folks. I don’t think I know anyone who doesn’t have issues with procrastination from time to time. I have searched for reasons why that might be but never found […]

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We vs. Me – Building Team Communication

I had a conversation with another Communications Director last week about how she communicates internally with her team. She works for a large regional financial services company and manages corporate projects with people in multiple locations. We discussed the challenges with communicating the team concept in particular. While the discussion we were having was primarily […]

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Navigating the Politics of An Organization

Let’s say that you have been given the proper authority to make decisions. You also understand that you need to lead your team rather than just direct them. So you decide that you’re not going to worry about the politics of your organization. You’re just going to keep your head down, do your job and […]

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Organizational Structure – Why I Think Flat is Better

If you are over the age of 35, chances are you have worked (or still work) in an environment of a command-and-control leadership structure. These structures are marked by strong, centralized decision-making and typically involve fairly rigid bureaucracies. They are usually very efficient in their core businesses and manage all the operations in a top-down […]

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How I Got Invited To A Meeting To Plan Another Meeting

Let me start by admitting that meetings are necessary…in moderation. A good way to look at meetings might be to compare them to cayenne pepper; a little bit is great and can really make flavors pop, but too much just makes your eyes water and your nose run. Is it obvious that I’m not a […]

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3 Tools To Help Bring Order To Your Social Media Chaos

If all you have is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.(Tweet this!) Tools are a wonderful aid in making sense of your social media management. Some may try to tell you that they use a “one-stop-shop” tool and it is all they need. My experience is that any tool made to do a […]

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