Monthly Archives: February 2015


Taking Notes Old School

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Feb 2015

Taking Notes Old School

Taking notes by hand can improve your retention and productivity. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past…lots of years, you probably use a laptop or some other computer (smart-phone, tablet, etc.) to help you remember and do just about everything. Everything. But according to several studies, it is much better for your retention, understanding and synthesis of ideas to write things down. Especially if you are a...

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You Asked For It, You Got It

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Feb 2015

You Asked For It, You Got It

Why do some slogans just stick with us? If you’re older than about 35, or have seen the movie “Forget Paris” (watch at least until the 1:00 mark, then the rest is just funny) you probably wanted to finish the title with: “Toyota”. Yeah, that’s right, a Toyota slogan from the late 70’s has stuck with you for this long! Excellent slogans will stand the test of time and make...

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Doing Good is Good for Business

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Feb 2015

Doing Good is Good for Business

Social Responsibility and The Bottom Line Here’s some happy news for all the do-gooders out there: putting your do-good, feel-good philosophy into your business is a pretty sure-fire way to make you more successful. It’s a win-win! Social responsibility makes your clients feel better about your business, about themselves for contributing to it, and kind of about the world in general (we humans aren’t as terrible as we seem). More...

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