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Update on My Evernote to OneNote Transition

April 21, 2013 5 Comments
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I have been using OneNote diligently for the last week.  And this time I have come across several features of one note that I find are superior to Evernote and several items where Evernote clearly takes …

High Expectations and Low Tolerances

October 18, 2010
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High expectations with a low tolerance for frustration typically make for cranky customers. The web has turned the vast majority of wired people into cranky customers. I just cannot accept that my (insert application name …

KPI’s – The Truth Is in the Numbers, Ignore Them at Your Own Peril

September 5, 2009 2 Comments
KPI Charts Provide Valuable Visual Information for Comparing Performance Over Time

KPIs stands for “Key Performance Indicators” and are a mechanism by which individuals, departments and companies track their performance. If you do not have a good baseline and understanding of basic performance metrics, you will not …

Ask and You Shall Receive…Just be Prepared to Receive

November 15, 2008 4 Comments
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Everyone loves to hear their name sung in praise as it stokes the flames burning in our egos. Most people crave recognition for achievements, but this shouldn’t be considered a negative trait because it is …

Time cannot be managed, but how you spend it can

November 2, 2008 8 Comments
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Being pulled into twenty different directions at once almost feels commonplace these days.  Everyone reaches a point, at some time, where they say the proverbial “enough is enough,” and they know it is time to …

Could social-networking sites hurt or help you get your next job?

September 24, 2008 5 Comments
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Managers are starting to review social-networking sites and blogs

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