It Doesn’t Matter What Used To Be

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One of the problems that many businesses face is trying to adapt to changing conditions. Technology and industry disruption throw businesses into chaos. How you deal with it can decide whether or not your business survives. The biggest mistake that businesspeople when trying to handle this situation is trying to turn back the clock and […] The post It Doesn’t Matter What Used To Be appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How You Use Resources Is More Important Than How Much You Use

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It is common in organizations to think that when a problem pops up, you can solve it by throwing money at it. While insufficient resources can be a problem, it is just as likely that the problem is how you are spending them. The CT education system is a perfect example. While they spend more […] The post How You Use Resources Is More Important Than How Much You Use appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Surround Yourself with People Who Will Push You to Grow

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When it comes to planning our careers, we carefully choose our companies and jobs. But rarely are we deliberate about selecting the advisers and confidantes who help us succeed. Cultivate a support group for your career by thinking about whose advice and expertise you wish you had on speed dial. Consider who you feel inspired […] The post Surround Yourself with People Who Will Push You to Grow appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Balance Between Learning And Doing

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To achieve success it is crucial that you continue to learn. Whether you are learning new skills, reading to keep up with changes in your industry, or simply continuing your education learning is crucial to achieve your goals. However, that learning must be balanced with actually doing tasks and following through. Aside from the obvious […] The post The Balance Between Learning And Doing appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Importance Of Living Within Your Means

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With the recent government shutdown, a startling statistic has been stated over and over: 77% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck. Living paycheck to paycheck has a ripple effect that causes people to miss out on opportunities and contributes to a negative mindset on money. It also highlights the need to live within one’s means. […] The post The Importance Of Living Within Your Means appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Learn Something New to Relieve Some Stress

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Many people handle work stress by buckling down and powering through. But that’s not a great way to actually relieve your anxiety. Instead, Harvard Business School recommends that you try reframing the stressful situation as a learning opportunity. Learning something new adds to your skill set and knowledge, and helps you develop feelings of competency […] The post Learn Something New to Relieve Some Stress appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Problem With Your To Do List

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To do lists and schedules are valuable time management tools. They help you keep track of what needs to be accomplished and when things need to be done. However, they have a major drawback that limits your success. It is very easy to get stuck in your to do list and schedule. You do what […] The post The Problem With Your To Do List appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Unsilo Your Knowledge

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It is common for people to try to stay up-to-date in their chosen profession. I.T. people study up on the latest technology, marketers keep up with the latest marketing techniques, etc. The most successful businesspeople go beyond their silo. They learn things unrelated to their work. By doing so, they take their abilities to a […] The post Unsilo Your Knowledge appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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A Tale Of Two Customer Service Calls

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Bad customer service is ubiquitous. Recently, I dealt with two companies. One who was a perfect example of what not to do and one who blew me away. The first company is Adobe. I have used Adobe software for over twenty five years. Periodically they institute anti-piracy solutions. These solutions have always had a fatal […] The post A Tale Of Two Customer Service Calls appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How Clean Is Your Bathroom?

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The bathroom tends to be one of the most overlooked areas in a business. This also makes it one of the most telling places. Your bathroom tells a lot about how you do business. The bathroom represents the attention to detail. Is it clean? Is it pleasant to be in? What about the storeroom? The […] The post How Clean Is Your Bathroom? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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