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The 5 People You Definitely Don’t Want On Your Team

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 08:00
Having a team with diverse personalities is a good thing; different types of people will bring different perspectives and viewpoints, and that will usually lead you to better outcomes. But there are...

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How To Develop Metrics For Your Business Processes

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 08:00
Often business processes just happen and there are no measures developed to monitor how they’re doing. Knowing what’s working and what’s not based on the goals you’ve set in your business is a...

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Automated Integrations: Overcoming the Pains of Scattered Business Data

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 07:30
While it might seem cliché, “knowledge is power” is a quote the ambitious professional lives by. Whether you are an individual contributor or a manager, having accurate, fresh data is a key part of...

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How to Build Workplace Relationships with Other Departments

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 08:00
Ever seen those people who seem to know and work well with everyone in your company, and as a result get things done faster and better?  You can become one of those people too, if you put some effort...

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How Leaders Can Drive Change and Innovation in Big Companies

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 08:00
Start-ups are known for being agile, creative and innovative. For big organizations, it can be more difficult to embrace such a mindset as they struggle to break entrenched thinking and overcome...

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How to Find the Hidden Leaders in Your Business

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 08:00
When growing your business, don’t dismiss the shy employee in IT or that quiet worker in shipping as unfit for leadership positions. It could just be that the best leaders in your organization are...

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Micromanagement Isn’t Always a Dirty Word

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 08:00
Most managers dread being called micromanagers – “micromanagement” has become the dirty word of the workplace. But there are times when managing closely (see how much more flattering that sounds than...

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Doug Troy Of Illuminate360 On His Process Improvement Approach

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 08:00
I recently spoke to Doug Troy, who is the VP of Operations for Illuminate360 LLC which provides a turnkey predictive analytics solution for companies looking to gain insights from their data without...

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Intuit QuickBase Announces 2015 Customer Award Winners

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 07:45
At its inaugural customer conference, EMPOWER 2015, Intuit QuickBase announced customer awards in five categories. These customers represent the best attributes of the QuickBase customer — highly...

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New Feature Spotlight: QuickBase Data Relationship Diagram

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 07:30
Let’s just get it out in the open, relationships can get messy. Am I right? Whether it’s at work, home or in your family we have all have had experiences with a complicated relationship. Your...

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This Four Letter Word Will Boost Your Productivity

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 08:01
Perfectionists are often reminded that “done is better than perfect.” But it turns out that there’s another reason we should all try to create more “done” moments in our...

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When Remote Work Goes Really, Really Wrong

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 08:00
When remote work goes wrong, it can go really, really wrong – because when problems aren’t right under your nose, it can take longer to spot them. That’s how you end up with the remote guy who hasn’t...

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Become More Efficient from the Driver Seat with Fleet Management

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 07:30
The concept of paperless, efficient workforce automation was once a pipedream in the fleet industry. Whether you’re managing a fleet of five vehicles or 1,000 vehicles, having a streamlined workforce...

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Leadership Lessons From SEAL Team Six

Mon, 06/22/2015 - 08:00
A former Navy SEAL shares lessons from his time with the elite group that he says will enable any team to improve performance and outcomes – even on limited information and in stressful situations....

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How to use QuickBase Sync: Live Webinar and Q&A

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 11:22
More and more QuickBase users are expanding the use cases they can solve with Intuit QuickBase by leveraging QuickBase Sync, the new data integration capability built into QuickBase. With Sync,...

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Using a Pre-Mortem to Keep Your Project on Track

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 08:00
As everyone involved in the infamous launch of Healthcare.gov knows, you can deliver your project on time only to have it crash on takeoff. And as everyone involved in a large project knows, tough...

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How to Get Employees to Take Vacation – and Why You Should

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 08:00
When’s the last time you pushed an employee to take a vacation and meant it? Too often, managers cringe when they see employees will be out on vacation for a week – who will cover their work, what...

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How 3 CIOs Inspired Business-Led IT within Their Company

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 14:00
Last month I was fortunate enough to host a CIO panel at our inaugural #EMPOWER2015 user conference in Chicago. The panel was designed to understand the major trends that CIOs are seeing and...

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How To Decide Which Business Process To Fix First

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 08:00
When several business processes need work and there are limited resources to get it done, it can be hard to decide which process to attack first. Most of the time when you decide to take a look at...

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Schemas – Successfully Navigating API Complexity

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 07:30
In last week’s episode of “Schemas” we discussed how to bring together information from different cloud applications. Today in our exciting mini-series finale we will take a look at...

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