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Write a Speech, Not an Essay

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, consulting, Featured, life coach, presentation, speaking, speech, strategy
There’s a huge difference between crafting a speech and writing an essay, yet too many people approach them in the same way. The average adult can read 300 words per minute, but can only follow a speech at half that rate. So speeches require you to simplify. To make sure your audience stays with you, […] The post Write a Speech, Not an Essay appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Optimize Your Office Space for Better Productivity

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, Improvement, life coach, office, productivity, space, strategy, workplace
More companies are using workspace to encourage innovation and collaboration. To design your offices to improve organizational culture, workflows, and employee satisfaction, think more directly about how to meet people’s needs. Start by: Going straight to the source. Use your company’s intranet or another internal communication tool as a way for all employees to ask […] The post Optimize Your Office Space for Better Productivity appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Business Lessons From Wicked Tuna

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, competition, consulting, cooperation, Featured, life coach, strategy
Wicked Tuna on the National Geographic channel chronicles the work of tuna boats. Aside from the day-to-day work of the boats, they are engaged in a competition with each other to see which crew can bring in the most money. Showing how the crews work and how they interact with other boats offers an excellent […] The post Business Lessons From Wicked Tuna appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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On Vacation? Stop Checking Email

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, email, Featured, life coach, strategy, Stress, vacation
Going on vacation? To get the most out of your time away, keep your phone out of sight and mind. Research shows the mere presence of a phone stresses us out, even if we aren’t using it. (Plus, moving your job from an office to a beach is no holiday at all.) Set clear boundaries […] The post On Vacation? Stop Checking Email appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Overworked? Here Are Tips To Handle The Stress

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Featured, life coach consulting, overwhelmed, overwork, strategy, Stress
It happens to the best of us. The amount of work we have becomes overwhelming. The stress builds up. It becomes a cycle. The more stress, leads to feeling overwhelmed, which leads to more stress, which makes you feel more overwhelmed, and it goes on and on. When the workload grows, how can we break […] The post Overworked? Here Are Tips To Handle The Stress appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Easy Ways To Get Organized

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, getting organized, life coach, Process, productivity, strategy, systems
The simplest way to stay productive is to get organized. When you can grab anything you need in seconds, you eliminate all that wasted time looking for things. Being organized also has the added advantage of reducing stress. How do you get started on the road to organization? Here are a few tips: Write Everything […] The post Easy Ways To Get Organized appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Learn the Skills Your Industry Will Need in the Future

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, education, Featured, Improvement, learning, strategy, training, workshops
You know it’s important to your career to keep learning new skills, but how do you know which ones to focus on? Start by looking at recent job postings from the top companies in your industry. Notice which qualifications keep popping up; the most common skills are probably the most essential. Next, reach out to […] The post Learn the Skills Your Industry Will Need in the Future appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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To Deal with Distractions, Retrain Your Brain to Focus

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, distraction, Featured, Focus, life coach, strategy
Focusing is hard — and blaming that on the constant distractions around us is easy. But trying to get rid of distractions isn’t enough to fix the problem. We also have to retrain our brains to concentrate. For example, when your work is interrupted by email, the real issue isn’t email; it’s that being tethered […] The post To Deal with Distractions, Retrain Your Brain to Focus appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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To Use Your Time Better, Track It

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, life coach, operations, Process, productivity, strategy, Time tracking
It’s hard to know whether you’re using your time efficiently. Even if you’re always working hard — and stressed out — are you sure you’re spending your time on the right things? To find out, try a time-tracking exercise. For 30 days, use a spreadsheet to log how you spend your time, measuring it in […] The post To Use Your Time Better, Track It appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How To Keep A Positive Attitude

attitude, Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, exercises, Featured, life coach, positive mindset, strategy
Having a positive attitude has many benefits. Coaches talk about the importance of a positive attitude and scientific studies have found that it benefits your health and general well-being. How do you get a positive mindset and keep it as you handle the daily onslaught of news, tasks and stress? Here are some exercises for […] The post How To Keep A Positive Attitude appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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