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Balance Work And Home Life

Attitude and Mindset, balance, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, mindset, relaxation, strategy, Stress, work-life
In today’s fast-paced world, we are forced to do more with less time. The demands of work and home can often feel like a tug of war for our time. But by taking the proper steps, you can achieve balance. Here are some tips from Dale Carnegie to achieve balance. Prioritize – Making a to-do […] The post Balance Work And Home Life appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Make Brainstorming More Efficient

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Getting many people to think about a complex problem is often the best way to come up with a solution. But you have to take steps to make the collaboration efficient. When you invite others to contribute to a project, respect their time and show up prepared. Bring together the people who are closest to […] The post Make Brainstorming More Efficient appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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When You Make a Mistake, Forgive Yourself

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, error, Featured, forgiveness, life coach, mistake, strategy
If a friend tells you about an ordeal they’re facing or a mistake they’ve made, how do you typically respond? In all likelihood, you offer kindness and comfort. But how do you treat yourself when you make a big mistake? You’re probably much tougher — springing to self-criticism, hiding in embarrassment, or ruminating on your […] The post When You Make a Mistake, Forgive Yourself appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Change Your Default Response to Stress

attitude, Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, mindset, response, strategy, Stress
Everyone faces pressure at work. But whether pressure turns into stress depends on how you react to it. The good news is that, with practice, you can change your default response. Even if you’re someone who typically gets flustered in the face of pressure, you can train your brain to be calmer when a stressful […] The post Change Your Default Response to Stress appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Avoid Filler Language in Presentations

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, communications, consulting, Featured, presentation, speaking, strategy
Presenters often use the phrase “Does that make sense?” to gauge audience understanding. But this can convey a speaker’s uncertainty and signals that the audience might not comprehend or appreciate the content. To be an effective speaker, eliminate useless words and phrases like this one. Since you often include them unconsciously, record your next speech […] The post Avoid Filler Language in Presentations appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Tips To Promote Yourself

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Promoting yourself can be a challenge, especially if you are typically modest. A little self-knowledge and confidence in your abilities can go a long way if you spend some time refining the skills it takes to advance your cause, whether it is for yourself or ultimately for your company. Additionally, don’t forget to start a […] The post Tips To Promote Yourself appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Business Lessons From A Prison Gang

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, effort, Featured, Focus, life coach, Process, strategy, time, Time Management
On an episode of “Lockdown” a prison warden spoke with a member of jailhouse gang. The problem being addressed was that there was a steady stream of contraband coming in and the guards couldn’t figure out how to stop it. Speaking candidly the prisoner stated that they had 24 hours a day to figure out […] The post Business Lessons From A Prison Gang appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Limit Constant Communication to Get More Done

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, Communication, consulting, email, Featured, meetings, phone, strategy
You might be surprised to hear that some successful executives deliberately limit their phone and email use. It’s not easy to manage a team by phone — though phone conversations are a fine way to broadcast simple information, thoughtful listening while on the phone can be challenging. If you need to exchange and analyze ideas, […] The post Limit Constant Communication to Get More Done appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How to Encourage Trustworthiness

Attitude and Mindset, business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Featured, life coach, strategy, trust
Success in business requires some willingness to trust people. When your company’s money and resources are on the line, how can you do a better job of gauging trustworthiness and thereby improve your likelihood of success? Try these tips to prompt trustworthiness in new or potential partners’ behavior: Be generous. Feelings of gratitude foster trustworthy […] The post How to Encourage Trustworthiness appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Forget Your Expectations

business coach, Businetiks, coaching, consulting, Evaluate, evaluation, expectations, Featured, goals, life coach, strategy
The movie industry is filled with remakes, sequels and adaptations. The most common complaint about them is that they’re not like the original. However, when you separate yourself from the expectations of the original and look at the movie as something all its own, you may find you enjoy it much more. The same applies […] The post Forget Your Expectations appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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