7 Mistakes you can easily avoid
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7 Mistakes you can easily avoid

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Power of decisive action
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Power of decisive action

General Ulysses S. Grant was a failure in business and he drank too much.  His administration as President of the United States was not the most effective. He was not an efficient organizer and was a bit unrefined. However, history remembers him as the General who won the Civil War and preserved the Union. Why?...
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6 action traits of effective leaders
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6 action traits of effective leaders

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Tools
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Tools

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Not really a tool at all
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Not really a tool at all

I remember vividly the day. My new wife and I had arrived at our new post late in the evening and fell quickly asleep. The next morning, awake and refreshed, my newly bestowed degree awaiting its placement on a wall, I stepped outside to greet both a new day and a fresh opportunity. It was...
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You want to do what with that tool?
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You want to do what with that tool?

As a specialist for a major home improvement big box store, James (not his real name) meets a great many people who have big plans, small budgets, and even smaller skill sets. He tells me that every day they come into the store to buy parts and pieces for one project or another with no...
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What a resume’ won’t tell you

I've been disappointed more than once. Resumes that looked good failed to guarantee a successful new hire. I have hired a couple of people whose resumes included very high-end work for some exclusive clients. Within two weeks of working in my shop I could see they were not going to work out. Back when I...
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