Writing is perhaps 20 percent creative; the other 80 percent depends on good time management. A strategic plan can save time and dramatically increase your output and efficiency.
Save your bottom line: Unclear messages tax the time and patience of colleagues, clients, partners, and execs. Clarifying and streamlining your emails, letters, manuals, and more will save your organization big bucks.
More than 85% of marketers worldwide use content marketing to increase sales and engagement. Here are 55 ways to ramp up your efforts and ensure successful campaigns.
Could a new iPhone charging cable change your life? What about a screwdriver? A few simple items can drastically change how you navigate your work & living spaces and ramp up efficiency.
Vivia Chen at The American Lawyer says: Clients might make a lot of noise about diversity, but when it comes to keeping score on outside counsel, they’re doing squat.
When Americans talk about technology, they often use “innovation” as a shorthand. But “innovation” refers only to the very early phases of technological development and use. While innovation — the social process of introducing new things — is important, most technologies around us are old, and for the smooth functioning of daily life, maintenance is more important.
The NYT says: It’s not a pipeline problem. It’s about loneliness, competition, and deeply rooted barriers.
Google launched Project Aristotle to discover the perfect mixture of skills, backgrounds, and traits that produce successful teams. After conducting 200-plus interviews, they pinpointed the following key characteristics:
2. Structure and clarity
5. Psychological Safety
People can get pretty heated over hyphens — or the lack thereof. The Economist breaks down the etymology and semantics of this incendiary punctuator.
Innovation is fundamentally about solving problems — and there are as many ways to innovate as there are types of problems to solve. There is no one “true” path to innovation.
We need to start treating innovation like other business disciplines — as a set of tools that are designed to accomplish specific objectives. Just as we wouldn’t rely on a single marketing tactic or a single source of financing for the entire life of an organization, we need to build up a portfolio of innovation strategies designed for specific tasks.