All The World Is A Stage

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, performance, roles, strategy
In the play, As You Like It, William Shakespeare states, “All the world’s a stage and all the men and women merely players.” The phrase is meant to compare life to a play, but the line applies to business as well. In business everyone has their role and it takes everybody hitting their mark to […] The post All The World Is A Stage appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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What Successful People Did Is What You Can Emulate

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There are hundreds of books and articles where successful people talk about their habits. The idea is that if you follow those habits then you too can be successful. The problem is most of these focus on what these people are doing today. Many of these of habits are only feasible because they already have […] The post What Successful People Did Is What You Can Emulate appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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At Your Next Meeting, Use a Shot Clock

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, meeting, Process, strategy, Time Management
Tired of being in meetings that drag on and on? It may sound unusual, but the answer is a shot clock, much like the ones used in professional basketball. Here’s how it works: Before a meeting, explain that you want to devote a certain amount of time to each agenda item. If you’re leading an […] The post At Your Next Meeting, Use a Shot Clock appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Putting Things In The Right Order Matters

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, order, Process, sequence, strategy
In school there are courses that have prerequisites. The reason is that the courses build on each other. To get the most out of the second course, you must have completed the first. To get the most done you have to consider the order in which you are doing it. Many projects have several parts […] The post Putting Things In The Right Order Matters appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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All Comparisons Are Not Equal

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Mark Twain once said, “There are lies, damned lies, and statistics.” There was a recent instagram post from a company called Arbonne. Arbonne is a network marketing/MLM company that sells cosmetics and vitamins. The company was touting the fact that their growth rate was higher than Google and Amazon. While the statistic is technically true, […] The post All Comparisons Are Not Equal appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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When Your Growth Stalls, Ask Yourself Why

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We’ve all hit a wall at some point. You may run up against a competitor you can’t beat, lose your job despite your best efforts, or encounter some other kind of roadblock. When you can’t go forward, the only way to keep moving is to take a step back. Some people think stepping back is […] The post When Your Growth Stalls, Ask Yourself Why appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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To Start Your Week Refreshed, Treat the Weekend Like a Vacation

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When Monday morning arrives, do you feel relaxed? Or are you still stressed out from the previous week? Research shows that one way to make your weekends more refreshing is to think of them as a short vacation. Part of this is simply enjoying yourself: sleep in, do less housework, eat a bit more than […] The post To Start Your Week Refreshed, Treat the Weekend Like a Vacation appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Follow The Facts

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, data, Evaluate, facts, Featured, life coach, objectivity, startegy
It happens all the time. A project goes off the rails. The projected results fail to come in. Yet a business continues to pour good money after bad to keep it going because management believes in the project. While belief is a wonderful thing, you need to follow the facts. When a project you are […] The post Follow The Facts appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Want to Be More Open-Minded?

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, mindset, open mind, strategy
Open-mindedness at work — about new products, strategies, business models — is one key to success. But how do you develop it? Research has found there are several things you can do. For one, travel, whether it’s to another country or somewhere closer to home. As you encounter ways of living that differ from the […] The post Want to Be More Open-Minded? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Know If Something Is Really An Asset

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Strictly speaking an asset is something that has value. That can be an item, a skill, or a talent. A liability is usually used to indicate a debt, but it can be anything that costs more than it is worth. While this sounds simple, people often label a liability as an asset. This holds people […] The post Know If Something Is Really An Asset appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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