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The zenith of productivity tools – voice recognition software!

The zenith of productivity tools – voice recognition software! productivity tools

Today I’m back on the blog with another installment in our series on productivity tools for leaders. In my many conversations with leaders across the country, I’ve often heard them remark about how correspondence – mainly emails, but also letters – takes up a significant portion of their time.  What surprised me though is that […]

Seeking out symbiotic relationships can make you a better leader

Seeking out symbiotic relationships can make you a better leader symbiotic relationships

Examples of symbiotic relationships are numerous in nature, and they often offer great parallels to leaders in the world of work.  Consider the relationship between sea turtles and Yellow Tang fish.  The symbiotic magic happens in what is colloquially referred to as “cleaning stations”. Symbiosis between sea turtles and Yellow Tang fish If you’ve never […]

To boost productivity, automate information requests

To boost productivity, automate information requests boost productivity

It has been over a month since I’ve added another idea to our current video series on ways for leaders to boost productivity.  So it’s time!  Today’s tip to boost productivity is to automate information requests.  Let me explain. To boost productivity, automate information requests If there are certain questions you get asked frequently, or […]

Not yet ready to return to the workplace?

Not yet ready to return to the workplace?

As COVID-19 restrictions start lifting across the country, many people are facing an unexpected conundrum. In fact, you too might be in a similar situation: your employer wants you to come back to the workplace, but you’re not yet ready to return to an office or other communal environment. The reasons vary. Perhaps you have […]

What the practice of medicine can teach us about solving problems

What the practice of medicine can teach us about solving problems solving problems

Solving problems and making decisions are two important elements in leadership.  Which is often why I blog on this subject.  Recently, I’ve been in-and-out of specialist doctor offices (don’t ask), and I’ve come to realize that there are two steps in medical therapy – diagnosis and treatment. But which should come first? As individuals, we […]