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In doing some light reading this past weekend I took the time to re-visit The Last Lecture by the late, Carnegie Mellon University professor, Randy Pausch. The book is filled with many short stories about over coming brick walls that appear …

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Now available for free, productivity and organization Business Building Tips for the New Year. Request a copy today. Articles include: Rest is Best for Productivity 12 Tools To Do More with Less Time Dilbert Author, Scott Adams, Writes About “Having …

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It costs nothing, but this test drive could be a lot of fun. The surroundings will be very familiar with a number of new features available. Are you driving a car? No. Driving productivity gains for your business? Yes. Curious …

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New Year, new habits, new approaches.  Here are 10 reasons to get away from using file folders for project management.  What else would you add to the list ?  Interested in exploring an alternative? Let us know. Take up a …

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  Extra, extra, extra … read all about it. As we roll into the new year, it’s worth repeating again. Keeping track of the who, what, where, why and when of your projects is key to successful project management. Greek and …

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  The Banker who cried “Simplicity” as written by Raymond Zhong interviewing Andrew Haldane in this weekend’s WSJ Opinion section helps to make the case for simplicity in Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems. Mr. Haldane, the Bank of England’s executive …

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I recently had an opportunity to review the W5Templates data management tool www.W5Templates.com. Recognizing that W5Templates started life as a CRM database tool, I didn’t really expect to find strong applications for the manufacturing community beyond project task management. However, …

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The applications of the W5Templates are truly value-adding for manufacturers and any other businesses seeking continuous improvement as a cultural staple. Here are a few thoughts on another way to utilize the tool in these businesses. Metric Reporting and Action …

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The Family Inc. article from Saturday’s WSJ, talks about parents taking solutions from the workplace and applying them to their households, got me thinking.  How do families organize their activities?  Back in the day it used to be fairly simple. …

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Many business owners find themselves so busy working in the day-to-day tasks of their business that they don’t take time to work on their business’s growth.  You didn’t start your business with the dream of working long hours for little …

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