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Stop Looking at the Weather

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There is a culture that has spawned from obsession over weather where people will look at forecasts hours and days out and plan what they do based on it. But weather changes, by the minute, you can’t control, even if you tried (sorry futurists). Just like you can’t control the bad attitudes in your office, maybe on your team, what will be on tap when your team goes out for that once a...

Feedback Is Where It’s At

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Ask for it. All the time. In everything you do. Take it. Consider it. Ponder it. Spin it around in your head and look at it from angles. But always be asking for it, always be taking it and don’t ever stop. Because when you stop asking for feedback, you stop getting better. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to...

You’re Getting the Wrong Answer

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Because you’re asking the wrong questions. Your team isn’t late because they all don’t use the same tools. Your team is late because no one is helping coordinate the different tools. The reason you missed that delivery deadline wasn’t because the bug count was too high. It was because the feature load was preposterous and was never going to be met. We shy from asking the...

How You Can Serve Your Team Better?

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If you’ve never asked them, you can start there. That’s really all there is. There is no complicated mumbo jumbo or fancy leadership style books to read or culture decks to download. Just ask them what they need and start there. The plan, the strategy, the direction? You can figure that out later, but not until you talk to your team. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new...

Your Own Personal CRM

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You don’t think you need one, but you do. Something to manage all your projects, your tasks, your ideas, your deliverables, your leads, your contacts, your customers. Did I forget anything? How much of that is rummaging around across a variety of disparate tools that you can barely manage on your desktop? Pick a tool, use it for everything, get all your information together, make sure it...

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