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Capturing Inspirational Ideas!

Don’t Let it Get Away How many times have you woken up at night with a solution to a problem you’ve been dealing with? Or you’re driving down the highway and a great idea “popped” into your head? How often have you been rinsing the shampoo out of your hair in the shower, and had an epiphany? […]

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Git’er done!

We know, focusing and getting s*** done can be easier said than done. But, we’ve found a trick for you. According to this study, brief mental breaks are actually SUPER good for productivity levels. Here’s what Inc. has to say about it: It sounds counterintuitive, but taking scheduled breaks can actually help improve concentration. Some research […]

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Sunday morning roll call

Reflect, Plan, Relax Start your week off on a great note. Take 60 minutes on Sunday morning reviewing your active and prospective projects. With no interruptions, it’s the perfect time to sit back and reflect. What progress did you make the week before and what do you need to focus on in the week ahead? To […]

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Red Light, Green Light

As kids we played red light, green light. A simple game of stop and start, where if you were caught moving as “red light” was called, you were out of the game.  As project, business and sales managers the game has changed to become, green, yellow and red. In this context – green is due […]

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To Be or Not to Be

Be. The answer is to be. No, seriously. This may not be easy to hear, but there is no cut and dry way to manage your business and there is no model that will work for everyone. That means you need to be hyper-aware of your business and all of the ins and outs of […]

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Positive vibin’

Content borrowed from Microsoft Community Connections, with which we are affiliated. For more information on what this means, click here. We all know that we get more work done when we’re feeling good. Productivity is higher and the team works better together. But HOW does one get your entire team on board? This is something that […]

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The C-Word

We know this will sound crazy. We know you’re going to think we’re nuts. But it’s happened before and it will happen again–and it’s gone well. Collaborate. But not just any collaboration. We’re talking with people you would NEVER imagine working with. Here is what Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick of “Little Patient Big Doctor” has to say […]

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Productivity for a Rainy Day

The weather that we’ve had as of late can be incredibly demotivating: rain is sleep-inducing and this heat? Well, don’t even get us started. Fall can come any time now! But, just because we feel unmotivated, we can’t just shut down. There is still work to be done and the busy season is just around […]

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The Three R’s

There is a theory that there are three R’s to forming habits. If you’ve read them, then keep reading. You never know where you will find inspiration. If you haven’t, then definitely keep reading. This will help you keep those resolutions in all aspects of life going, we promise. Reminder. This sounds obvious, but it […]

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Just stop.

One of the hardest things about deskwork is the desk. You sit and sit and sit, staring at the computer. You scroll through Excel spreadsheets, edit Word documents, update things on InDesign, and add posts to WordPress. And still, you sit. Sometimes you just need to STOP. Step away from the computer. Stretch your legs. […]

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