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    2015 Will Be The Year Of IntraPreneurship

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    Have you ever had a great idea at work?

    Were you able to do anything about it?

    In 2015 that will change. Or, it should.

    Smart Companies are stepping up and are willing to help internal employees to develop their ideas. Is your company one of them? I hope so.

    Some of the more famous …

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    Why You Should Focus On The Long Game

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    Every day things come at us from all directions.

    Every day we are faced with a decision: What to do?

    That decision can be made much easier when you are Focused on your Long Game.

    When you know where you are going you can make conscientious decisions that impact YOUR plans and YOUR goals. This …

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    How to Use Double Time to Increase Successful Outcomes

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    Double Time may not mean what you think it means.

    Most people think of double time to mean do things twice as fast. Which is what it means if you are in the military. However, in this case I’m suggesting a way for you to increase the likelihood of a successful outcomes. In this case …

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    Using Three Words to Plan for a Great 2015

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    Here we are again. It’s the start of another new year.

    Have you taken the time to review your year? Have you taken the time to think about the new year yet?

    My guess is yes. Usually we look to do a review at the end of the year. Sometimes we cannot put in the …

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    There Is Always Time to Engage, Thank and PIF

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    It’s the end of the year. Are you ready for 2015?

    For my last post of 2014 I thought I would do things a little differently.

    I’ve been writing for you, the extended and global community of the Personal Branding Blog, for a little over two years now. It has been a pleasure and a …

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    Posted in Career Development, People, Personal Branding, Reputation Management, Success Strategies

    Three Mini Ways to Spend Your Time

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    The Intersection of People and Process

    What do you do when you find yourself with a few minutes of downtime?

    Where downtime can be anything from waiting in line for something, waiting for a meeting to start or just being out and about on any given day.

    Most people these days point their heads at …

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    Use These 3 C’s to Engage More Effectively

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    Who doesn’t want to be more effective?

    Who doesn’t want to use their time and utilize their skills to the best of their ability?

    As you think about working more effectively – whether it’s for yourself, your peers, your customers or partners — you can use these 3 C’s to think a bit more strategically …

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    Why Millennials Should Kill the Dreaded CC

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    E-Mail is Dead! Long Live E-Mail!

    There are a lot of things Millennials can do to change the world. Some of them have already started and some are a work in progress. One thing I hope and trust Millennials can do is kill the dreaded cc: in email communications.

    The cc: has become too prevalent in e-mail …

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    It Always Seems Impossible Until It’s Done

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    How many times have you been told “That’s Impossible!” in your life?

    Whether it was by someone in authority, a peer or even by yourself?

    The title of this post is from a quote by Nelson Mandela. If you have seen the movie Invictus or read about what he overcame to unite his country you know …

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    Five Things You’ll Learn About Yourself on Vacation

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    I’m writing this from 900 feet above sea level on the upcountry slopes of Haleakala on Maui.

    This week I’ve been fortunate enough to spend time on Maui visiting friends & family and also going to places I have been visiting for many years. It got me thinking about what has changed as well as what has stayed …

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