Tag Archives: process improvement

Format Efficient Progress Reports

Spend less time updating your boss about the status of your team’s projects. Continue reading

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3 Proven Management Techniques That Work in Any Business: Identify the ‘Influencers’ on Your Front Lines, CEO Advises

In business, the only thing that matters is what works, says Peder Johnsen, a third-generation specialist in senior living communities. Continue reading

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How to Escape Your Unemployment (or Under-Employment) Trap Principal Recruiter Lays the Blueprint

Richard B. Alman offers a blueprint that can help would-be employees in these tough positions. Continue reading

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Rein in Runaway Projects

One of the biggest barriers to any project’’s success is “scope creep”— – changing requirements that come without corresponding budget and deadline adjustments. The key to managing that is to stay in control. First, define objectives. In writing, set out … Continue reading

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Assign Homework Before Meetings

Encourage meeting attendees to speak up. Continue reading

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Make “Face time” Pay Off

If you don’t already hold weekly one-on-one meetings with your team members, you’re missing out on an opportunity to engage with them and to keep them engaged. Continue reading

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Six Business Lessons I Learned From My Father

This is a guest post by J.D. “Jamey” Power IV, former senior executive at J.D. Power and Associates. When my father, Dave Power, founded J.D. Power and Associates in 1968, he was already in his late thirties with enough education … Continue reading

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