Category Archives: Professional

Category Archives: Professional

7 Tips for Taking Time Away from Busyness

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Editor’s note: This is a sneak peek from the upcoming April issue. You can expect the entire issue online next month. Why you need to consistently reboot, unplug and regenerate Boy, have we gotten busy. Our reasons for being “on” most of the time might include economic pressure, a need to stay connected socially, or even…

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Trade Show Booths Should Make It Personal

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Trade show booths need to stay ahead of trends I’ll begin by saying that I don’t normally subscribe to the idea of trends. To me, a trend feels like a quick-fix solution that may elicit oohs and ahhs upfront, but ultimately does very little to evolve the brand experience category. By the time something is…

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Is it Helpful to Label Employees?

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It can be, but it often causes a host of problems In virtually every workplace, certain traits are used to describe employees: Mary is a hard-worker, Jerry is lethargic, Tom is brilliant and Jen is chatty. Such descriptions often become labels that at best help to generally convey employees’ qualities, but at worst put them…

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Category Archives: Professional

Category Archives: Professional

Category Archives: Professional

Winning Strategies from an NFL Star

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Darren Woodson embraces hard change on and off the field We had the good fortune last month to have Darren Woodson as our luncheon keynote speaker for the Smart Meeting Southwest event at the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters in Frisco, Texas. I was so inspired and felt so congruent with Woodson’s message that I am…

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5 Ways to Impress and Retain New Employees

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Most commonly, first impressions in business refer to how employees are initially viewed by owners and co-workers during job interviews and their first days of work. But new employees’ first impressions of their workplace are also very important. In job interviews, applicants know they need to impress, but it’s important for those interviewing to know…

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