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Delegate, Delegate, Delegate

Most managers complain of having too much to do, but very few of them effectively delegate work. In fact, delegation is one …

Motivate Disgruntled Employees

No one likes to manage unhappy employees. They can be tough to motivate and resistant to change. But giving up isn't the solution …

The One Person Every Network Needs

Not all contacts are created equally. When you know someone from more than one context, that person is called a "multiplex …

Don't Waste Your Organization's Anniversary

If your organization is coming up on an important anniversary — 10 years since it was founded, 20 years since you first launched …

Be Assertive While Being Yourself

If you're reserved, you've likely been told you need to be more assertive at work. But if that's not your natural style, how …

Keep Your To-Do List Fresh with the 3-Day Rule

A to-do list is only useful if you cross things off as often as you add tasks on. If something's been on your list for more …

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