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Have Trouble Planning? Book a Meeting With Yourself and Conduct a Freelancer Review

Measuring success by your bank balance may feel right, but what happens when you hit a rough patch? The freelancer review can help you plan for the inevitable ups and downs.

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7 Tips to Become Better at Public Speaking at Work

Most of us absolutely hate public speaking. We’d rather zip ourselves into a sleeping bag filled with hornets than have to get up in front of a room full of people and deliver a presentation.

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Stressed Out Employees? Maybe It’s Time To Offer Sabbatical Leave

With workplace stress, burnout, and employee turnover all on the rise, could sabbatical leave be the solution to a host of contemporary workplace issues?

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Cooperatives in Business: What they Are and How to Form This Kind of Organization

From grocery stores to outdoor goods retailers to software creators, more cooperatives are springing up both in the United States and around the world. Have you considered starting a new business venture with this organizational structure? Then you've come to the right place!

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How to Use Pareto Analysis to Make a Major Impact

Use Pareto Analysis to figure out what problems you should tackle first—and then make a major impact at your organization.

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Business Process Reengineering 101

Business is a constant, never-ending battle for supremacy. Your company is either gaining ground on the competition or losing it. Obviously, we hope that your organization falls into the latter category! One of the best ways…
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The Fiedler Contingency Model: Find Your Own Leadership Style

In this blog post, we'll explain what the Fiedler Contingency Model is and how to use it to find your own leadership style. We'll also spend some time addressing a few concerns that folks have with the model — just so you stay well-informed.

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Use the Ladder of Inference to Make Better Decisions

The ladder of inference is helpful for making decisions that are based on fact, rather than your assumptions and interpretations.

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Decision Tree Analysis in Project Management: 4 Steps for Success

In this article, you'll learn exactly what decision tree analysis is and why this exercise can be so beneficial for project managers.

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How to Increase Your Expert Power and Become a Better Leader

In this article, we'll look at what expert power is and why it's valuable. We'll then discuss how you can increase your expert power and how to wield it effectively in your career.

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The Cause and Effect Diagram: How to Better Analyze Business Problems Using This Simple Tool

In this article, we'll teach you what a cause and effect diagram is and why it can be so useful. Then we'll show you how to quickly create one for your own company in four simple steps.

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How to Institute an Effective Change Management Process

Knowing how to effectively lead a change management process can make those dreaded transitions easier.