Unplug from Technology!

Career Advancement

“Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the Internet; figure out a way to set limits so you can concentrate when you need to, and disengage when you need to. Technology is a good servant but a bad master.”.

How to Win in Africa

Leading Blog

They say business leaders tend to “underestimate Africa’s size and potential as a market, and overestimate the challenges of doing business there.”. And technology? To win in Africa, your strategy needs to factor four key considerations : Mapping an Africa Strategy: Africa is huge.

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Frontline Festival: Leaders share about favorite apps, technology, and productivity hacks

Let's Grow Leaders

Welcome back to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival. This month’s festival gives tips about favorite tools and technology. Thanks to Joy and Tom Guthrie of Vizwerx Group for the great pic and to all our contributors! Click here to participate!

3 Ways Your Company Is Using Technology Wrong

Strategy Driven

As a business owner, you’re probably fed up of hearing about how important technology is for your business. You know that by now and you’ve probably made some updates to the tech in your office and started to see some of the benefits. Experimental Technologies.

How to Lead On Purpose

Great Leadership By Dan

And why do many, despite their best efforts, manage to motivate top performers but can’t get the whole team rowing in the same direction? We found that to create a common goal, it’s vital to ramp up your purpose as an organization. Guest post from John Izzo Ph.D.

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How to Avoid Failing as a Business Start-Up Entrepreneur

Chart Your Course

Entrepreneurial Responsibility To Prevent Massive Failure. According to recent studies, 90% of new startups will fail due to one reason or another, so it’s incredibly important as a new startup to understand how to take responsibility in certain areas to prevent that failure.

How to Create a Tech-Friendly Culture?

HR Digest

That’s why every business owner has since prioritized technology commercialization and deployment in their workplaces. However, caution must be taken while implementing technology to ensure that they do not strangle the overall productivity by becoming a challenge to the employees.

How to Manage the Tsunami of Change

Lead Change Blog

With the onslaught of AI and other disrupting technologies, the workplace will undergo rapid changes. In the VUCA world, employees are struggling and constantly challenged to move out of their comfort zones. To keep up with this rapid change, individuals need to adapt to the changes. These changes are not just causing disruption to businesses, but are also becoming a big problem for the managers to face. This tsunami is here to stay.

How to Boost Your Profits

Strategy Driven

That’s a large number of businesses that contribute to the country’s economy. Failing to plan. For your business to be a success, you need to make both short and long-term plans. Lack of profit is very different to lack of revenue.

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How To Grow Your Business In A Competitive Industry

Strategy Driven

The business world is one which is highly competitive, which means that a company must always be looking for ways to grown order to stay ahead of the competition. One of the most obvious ways to grow a business is to expand into new areas. How to guides.

How to Think Like a Futurist

Strategy Driven

Being a futurist means paying attention to new patterns or trends that are slowly percolating up through the market and/or society that have the potential to catch on in a major way. Organizations will also need to rethink their relationships with customers.

Technologies Your Business Really Can’t Afford Not To Embrace

Strategy Driven

They will see this as a time of technological revolution where science fiction met with science fact. To say that these are exciting times is an understatement, yet it’s surprising how slow some businesses are in embracing technology. Drone technology is nothing new.

How to say, “No”

Tony Mayo

Biography of Werner Erhard, the Source of Executive Coaching How to Conduct a "Customer Listening Session" Twitter Log XII Spidertown by Abraham Rodriguez, Jr. Though often attributed to the very busy Lucille Ball , the insight may be as old as civilization. How would that feel?

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How to Dominate Content Marketing in 2019

Strategy Driven

Content marketing is constantly changing, and you have to readjust your strategies if you want to stay on top of the game. While some time-tested tactics will still get you results in 2019, others could actually ruin your efforts and have you all the way back to square one.

How To Lead Worldwide

Joseph Lalonde

I had saved up for a month, which was a miracle back then and ready to enter the “digital age.”. Driving home with my new pager on my hip was exciting, people now had the ability to reach me anywhere. Great, now I had to save for a cell phone! How old? How cool is that?

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Tell Them How to Turn on The Radio

Lead Change Blog

I was recently chatting with my colleague, Jack, about how each of our teams were adapting to the new ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system our company implemented six months ago. Most users are doing remarkably well in using the new technology in their daily work; however, as is the case with any large-scale change or training initiative, some are still struggling to gain competence with basic tasks.

How to deal with cyber-attacks: publicly or privately?

Strategy Driven

Cyber attacks spiked 164% in the first half of 2017, compared to the same period in 2016, entailing 918 disclosed breaches-according reports on broadcaster CNBC. Threats vary from sector to sector.

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How to Attract Graduates to Your Company

Lead Change Blog

Unfortunately, the younger demographic has a highly defined set of generational workplace preferences that may make it hard for some companies to tap into their labor. If yours is one of them, here are four things you can do to start drawing in more of that promising new talent now. Invest in Technology. It may be hard to predict exactly what jobs will be in demand in the future, but it’s a safe bet that they will involve high levels of technology.

How to Keep Your Business Sustainable

Strategy Driven

No matter which industry you are running your business in, you will need to ensure that you are offering more value or lower costs than your competitors to protect your market share. One of the main risks for your business is related to regulatory and legal changes.

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How to Start Your First Manufacturing Business

Strategy Driven

Not only is it a big financial commitment, but you will need to make sure you hire the right people and embark on the best processes, which will help you to create as many products as possible to increase your revenue. Setting up a new manufacturing business is no easy feat.

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How To Give A Successful Sales Pitch

Strategy Driven

Sales is very much an art and relies on having a good understanding of how to influence and persuade people. Here are just a few tips that could help you to improve your sales skills and deliver a more engaging pitch that gets buyers interested. Learn to read your audience.

How To Start Your Own Website

Strategy Driven

Over the past few years, Internet technological innovations have made it much easier for anyone to create their own website. But as easy as the process has become, most people still do not understand the correct way to get a website started.

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How To Create Consistent Blog Content

Joseph Lalonde

Common blogging wisdom tells the blog author that he has to write 3 blog posts a week. Some will even tell the person looking to start a blog that they need to create content 5 days a week. How To Write Consistently. Don’t be afraid to start blogging.

How To Regain Focus At Work

LDRLB

From designing the right office to securing just the right address, office space is often the second biggest expense a business has (after salaries). But increasingly, the workplace is a terrible place to get work done. We’d love to share them with you and keep connected with you.

How to Stop Thinking Like an Imposter

Lead from Within

It’s easy to start down the path of wondering how you got hired or promoted over others and end up waiting for people to discover how little you know or how lacking your skills are. Trust your abilities, understand your limits and work to always know more. “I

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Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami?

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami? I use my iPhone and look forward to the iPad2. How To Make Wonderful Mistakes.

When Tech gets too Much: How to Lead Analogue-Style

Lead Change Blog

I’d like to start this post by confirming that I am, first and foremost, a bit of a geek. I’ll jump at the chance to buy the latest smartphone or try the newest productivity app and immediately hop on board any passing tech bandwagon. Despite this, I do have my limits when it comes to technology. If you’re in a position of leadership, it pays sometimes to lead without technology and resort to analogue ways of working.

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How to Be a Top Leader for your Remote Team

Lead Change Blog

With every passing day, there are fewer and fewer reasons to sustain an office administration. This is how remote employees have become a common phenomenon. Employers no longer have to take the space factor into consideration when making hiring decisions.

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7 Innovative Ways Technology Can Get Employees' Attention – Guest Blogger, SnapComms CEO Chris Leonard

leaderCommunicator

And never has getting employee attention been so difficult to achieve. Internal communicators must carefully juggle how to get important information out to staff – engaging them without overloading or annoying them. Workplaces today are both exciting and challenging.

How to Bring in Remote Workers

Strategy Driven

Some choose the lifestyle as a result of the convenience and comforts of working at home, while others may choose it given the fact that they often travel from place-to-place. The fact is, remote work is advantageous to businesses. Using technology.

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How to Get Ahead: Self-Directed Learning

N2Growth Blog

Self-directed learners, or autodidacts, possess the capability to chart their futures in ways that can give them an advantage over their less ambitious contemporaries. Back in the day, I didn’t have the Internet to support me. Needless to say, I remain an autodidact to this day.

How to Drive Strategies By Assessing Your Company Capabilities

N2Growth Blog

Every company has a set of capabilities that, when properly leveraged, can serve to devastate the competition. So, it’s essential for leadership teams to pinpoint and honestly assess these capabilities. Forecasting Capabilities: How well does the leadership team know the industry?

How To Be A High-Performing Person.

Rich Gee Group

If you want to be a high-performer, here are some suggestions I deliver during my keynotes: Refresh your brand every 2-3 years. How old does it look? It has to be clean, uncluttered, and easy to navigate. Get comfortable with technology.

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How to Invest In Stocks: Fundamentals for Beginners

Strategy Driven

Having some cash on the side and wanting them to produce more in the long term is usually a great idea. Nevertheless, choosing between a bank deposit and stock investments may be a hard option for those knowing close to nothing about stocks.

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Why You Should Consider SharePoint as a Business Technology Solution, part 1

Strategy Driven

SharePoint divides the different areas of a company and provides tools to connect them in a meaningful way. This could be because they’re not entirely sure how it can be applied to their business operations. How Can A SharePoint Solution Help Your Business?

How To Better Engage Your Employees

Strategy Driven

It’s worth your time and energy to find ways that help build a collaborative environment. It’s no longer acceptable to hire people and let them figure it all out on their own. Leadership has to step up and take the initiative if you want to experience real change.

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How to Create a Dynamic Business

Strategy Driven

Companies that create excitement among the public and in the media are often described as “dynamic,” but what does this term actually mean and how does it affect your business? These are all positive attributes of any business, so how can you make sure yours matches up?

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How to Take Your Manufacturing Business from Zero to Hero

Strategy Driven

There’s no denying that a manufacturing business is one which promises to be profitable, regardless of the industry or sector. But how do you do so effectively and quickly? This reluctance to upgrade is an obstacle in your workflow and needs addressing.

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Technology Cannot Replace Student or Teacher Teamwork

Great Results Team Building

The integration of technology into the hands of our students has been a topic of much discussion, but it will never replace the importance of teacher teamwork or the environment that a quality classroom provides. You can also like us on Facebook or choose to follow us on twitter !

How to Disassemble Robots

Lead on Purpose

All of these movies have one thing in common: they focus on the concept of transhumanism—the idea that technological innovation can help us … Continue reading → Innovation Techology Communication employee morale informationGuest post by Amy Blankson Have you ever seen The Matrix, Terminator, Minority Report or Ex Machina?

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How Passion Can Revolutionize Digital Technology, AND Change The.

Terry Starbucker

Home About Me About This Blog Starbucker’s Amazon Store TerryStarbucker.com Ramblings From a Glass Half Full How Passion Can Revolutionize Digital Technology, AND Change The World: A Video Every Leader Must See by Starbucker on August 29, 2010 In early 1997, its stock price was $4.

Complimentary Resource – Best Practices in HR Technology

Strategy Driven

Best Practices in HR Technology. Learn how to create a better experience while improving efficiency. HR has an entire industry devoted to serving its many needs and functions. Publications are entirely FREE to those who qualify. by DocuSign.

How To Reduce Business Expenses

HR Digest

Most business managers struggle to understand how to reduce business expenses because they have dedicated teams handling finances. It is not wrong to have a team of financial experts but as a manager, you need to under the basic ways to reduce business cost. Cost control is an effective way of keeping your business in shape and that helps your business to strive in varied business environments and economic clause. Use current business technologies.