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How to Give Tough Feedback Gracefully
How to Give Tough Feedback Gracefully
September 11, 2015

In the span of every career, there will likely come a time when you must give difficult feedback to an employee or team member. Consider these tips when giving negative feedback.  • Set a positive intention. Although corrective action is sometimes necessary, don’t go into the conversation with the intention to reprimand. Go in with the intention to help the employee grow, rather than to show them ...

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Tags: Employees, tips, Habits, Work Environment
Top 5 Ways Scanning Solves Business Problems
Top 5 Ways Scanning Solves Business Problems
September 2, 2015

Many businesses find it difficult to strike a balance between physical documents and the often elusive dream of going paperless. Although both physical documents and digital documents offer their own benefits and ...

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Tags: Document Management, Business, Efficiency, Scanning Solutions
Document Management Myths Debunked
Document Management Myths Debunked
August 28, 2015

There are plenty of misconceptions about document management that hold businesses back from making the switch to electronic documents. We’ve separated the myths from the facts so you can make an informed decision. ...

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Tags: Document Management, Efficiency, Savings, Security
Ending Your Meetings Right
Ending Your Meetings Right
August 21, 2015

Your meetings should produce results, not just small talk. If your meetings seem unproductive, utilize these tips to ensure your meetings have follow-through. Ask for alignment: Ask, “Is everyone OK with where ...

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Tags: Business, Meetings, tips
Your IT Security Checklist
Your IT Security Checklist
August 12, 2015

Whether you have a dedicated IT staff or outsource your IT needs to a managed service provider, review this checklist to make sure your network and confidential business data is as secure as possible. ...

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Tags: IT, IT Security, Security
Tips to Increase Your Odds of Success
Tips to Increase Your Odds of Success
August 7, 2015

By using the brain’s natural tendencies to your advantage, you can actually influence other people's responses and decisions. Here are several tips to increase your odds of success in both business and social ...

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Tips to Win the Name Game
Tips to Win the Name Game
July 23, 2015

Consistently remembering names can be a beneficial way for you to distinguish yourself from other business connections. Next time you need to remember a name, give these tips a try. • Ask again. Just be ...

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Tags: tips, Business, Habits, Meetings
How to Overcome Productivity Pains
How to Overcome Productivity Pains
July 9, 2015

Between smartphones, the Internet, and office gossip, there are no shortage of distractions in the office. Here are some tips to keep you focused and productive throughout the work day. • Schedule ...

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Tags: tips, Culture, Productivity
Getting the Most Out of Managed IT
Getting the Most Out of Managed IT
July 3, 2015

There aren’t many things quite as important to your business as the health of your IT network. After all, most businesses are dependent on a highly functioning IT network to support daily business operations and ...

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Tags: Managed Services, Managed IT, Network Support, tips
Kiss Burnout Goodbye
Kiss Burnout Goodbye
June 25, 2015

When you’ve worked on a single project for months at a time, it’s easy to lose focus and motivation. Here are some tips to help you wind down and transition back into normal work mode. Recharge Your ...

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Tags: tips, Office, Habits