Want to Be More Open-Minded?

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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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One Of The Most Common Pieces Of Coaching Advice Is Wrong

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Coaches say it all the time. It appears in motivational memes on social media. On the face of it the advice makes sense but following it will not lead you to success. In fact, it will hinder you. The motivational statements say things like “Rich people read books, poor people watch television.” Another popular one […] The post One Of The Most Common Pieces Of Coaching Advice Is Wrong appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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When Building a Business, Be Selective About The Work You Take On

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When you’re building a business, it’s obvious that you want to find lucrative projects. What’s less obvious is that, at a certain point, saying yes to all opportunities — even profitable ones — may actually thwart your future success. Why? If you take on too much, you’ll become spread too thin and risk prioritizing money […] The post When Building a Business, Be Selective About The Work You Take On appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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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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If You’re One In A Million There Are 1,000 Like You In China

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We all want to think there is no one else like us. In business there is always someone else that does what were do. What we need to do is figure out how to stand out from the crowd. What sets you apart from everyone else? The key standing out is being your authentic self. […] The post If You’re One In A Million There Are 1,000 Like You In China appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Keep Things Fresh By Creating A “New” Day

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We all have things that we have to do on a regular basis. We do them over and over and risk falling into a rut. It’s just as easy to fall into a comfort zone and stay there. Whether you’re in a rut or staying in your comfort zone, you need to shake things up […] The post Keep Things Fresh By Creating A “New” Day appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Has The “Extra Mile” Gotten Shorter?

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When The Modern Observer Group launched a new newsletter a mistake was made. The e-mail system sent the newsletter template out while it was being set up. So a portion of our list received a half done newsletter two weeks before it was supposed to launch. We quickly e-mailed those who received it an apology […] The post Has The “Extra Mile” Gotten Shorter? appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Networking Is Not About The Numbers

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If you have been to a networking event, you have probably seen Joe Businesscard. Joe runs around the event giving out his card and collecting as many as possible. He’s playing a numbers game. Getting in front of as many people as possible, without actually getting to know anyone or interacting with them. At a […] The post Networking Is Not About The Numbers appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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One Thing That Destroys Your Credibility

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You’re making a pitch. You have prepared and practiced. You know your information backwards and forwards. As you speak, you do one thing and suddenly you have no credibility. What did you just say? “Uh.” That was it. You could have substituted “um” but the result is the same. Say it once and you can […] The post One Thing That Destroys Your Credibility appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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