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Think Like Amazon

Former Amazon executive John Rossman on how to encourage innovation and change your organization based on Amazon’s practices.

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21 Quotes to Welcome Fall

Quotes for the Season Here in the United States, the fall season officially starts in a few weeks. And yet the unofficial start of fall seems to be Labor Day weekend. I love fall. The crisp air, the explosion of color, the harvest. My emotion in this time period is...

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A User Guide to Being Human

Restore Balance Working as an accountant in industry for over twenty years provided Anne Burton with many examples of how difficult people find it to manage the challenges of business change processes and a first-hand experience of the stress that can result from...

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When Standing Out Is No Longer Enough

5 Factors of Iconic Performance   What if standing out in a crowded field is no longer enough? How do you rise above the noise and become distinct? What does it take to become truly iconic?   Scott McKain is the founder of the Distinction Institute and one...

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Pause to Lead Better

Power of the Pause In today’s fast-paced, frenetic world, leaders must rediscover a forgotten competency that can improve performance, strengthen relationships, and reduce stress. Charles Fred shares the power of the pause in his book, The 24...

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3 Tips for More Effective Email

Manage the Volume, Reduce the Stress, Love the Results   Email has become the essential communication tool that many professionals love to hate. Even the most important customer transactions, internal operations, and supplier partnerships transpire through email....

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