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Adventures of an Unlikely Entrepreneur

Have you ever had an idea for a business that kept coming back to you? I’ve had such ideas in the past, but until last summer, I never followed through with them. Some of those ideas came out on the…

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Implementing Accountability in Your Organization II

OK, now you know that you don’t have the accountable organization that you need. How do you build company-wide accountability? As Oswald Viva explains in his SkillBite entitled Accountability in the Workplace, you need to start by changing or eliminating…

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Implementing Accountability in Your Organization

First you need to decide if accountability is missing from your organization or even in certain pockets of it. John Miller, author of “QBQ – The Question Behind the Question” gives some guidelines in this respect: Is there a tendency…

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Workplace Empowerment II

To create empowerment, the management role must change from an in-control mindset to an attitude of assigning responsibility and providing the supporting environment for employees to have the opportunity to excel in the performance of their functions. People already have…

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Workplace Empowerment

By empowering employees you are providing them with opportunities and the freedom to make their own decisions with regard to their job. But providing freedom doesn’t mean leaving them alone. For empowerment to work well you need to be involved…

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Potty Training Your Puppy

For both you and your puppy, this is one of the more important things to focus on immediately. And if done correctly, you will quickly have your puppy asking to go outside on a regular schedule. The general rule of…

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Magnetizing Your Life

Magnetizing is the ability to create by choice what you want in your life. You decide what you want and then by using the principles of magnetizing you bring what you want to you.  Magnetizing is a new way of…

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Best Meditation Style for Beginners

In my opinion, based on my own experience as a meditation workshop facilitator, the very best style for beginners is Guided Meditation. Why guided meditation? Because using a verbally guided meditation greatly supports quieting the mind and expanding awareness, while…

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Strategies and Tactics for Negotiations

There are many types of tactics used in negotiations, usually designed to create tension, intimidate the other side, distract them from their issues or get them to make a hasty decision. Below are some strategies for dealing with tactics or…

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How to Prepare for Meditation

I’ve prepared a quick “Who, what, where, when, and why” for the beginning meditator, in preparing to do their meditation: When is the best time to meditate? Right after you awake, near sunrise, is considered optimal. Your mind is clear…

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