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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Follow The Facts

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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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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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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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Build A Network That Challenges Your Point Of View

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, challenge, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, mindset, startegy
When your network is mostly people whose backgrounds and skill sets are similar to yours, it’s unlikely to help you find new ideas or creative solutions. Diversify your network by connecting with people whose viewpoints, insights, and experiences differ from your own. When you meet someone new, talk about what you don’t have in common. Ask friends […] The post Build A Network That Challenges Your Point Of View appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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