For Cybersecurity Even ‘Trusted Sources’ Need To Be Watched.

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The prevailing wisdom when protecting yourself from online scams is never open files sent to you by people you don’t know. While this is good advice, it still leaves you open to problems caused by “trusted sources.” You may know that the file sent to you by your child’s school is not a scam, but […] The post For Cybersecurity Even ‘Trusted Sources’ Need To Be Watched. appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Set A Timer When Making A Tough Decision

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We spend a lot of time and energy each day making choices — some minor, and some serious. But it’s possible to handle decisions of all kinds more efficiently. One strategy is to use a timer for the most difficult and unpredictable decisions. Some decisions are so complicated that you may never come to a conclusion […] The post Set A Timer When Making A Tough Decision appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Set “Time Boundaries” to Protect Your Schedule

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Meetings that run long or unexpected requests from colleagues can prevent you from getting an important task done, make you leave work late, or even disrupt family time. How can you set and communicate boundaries so that you feel your time is respected? Start with your calendar. Block out times when you’re commuting, taking your […] The post Set “Time Boundaries” to Protect Your Schedule appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Don’t Let Work Stress Keep You Up At Night

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Work stress is inevitable, but it doesn’t have to get in the way of a good night’s sleep. Try these strategies during the day to avoid worrying about work at all hours of the night. Make a to-do list. The act of writing down uncompleted tasks allows you to put them out of your mind. […] The post Don’t Let Work Stress Keep You Up At Night appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Manage the Endless Stream of Email by Setting Boundaries

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One of the reasons email is so hard to manage is that sending it is easy. We can fill up each other’s inboxes by just clicking a button — which is why it’s important to set boundaries around email. Harvard Business Review recommends trying three things: Use autoreplies. When you need time to focus on work, […] The post Manage the Endless Stream of Email by Setting Boundaries appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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The Problem With Processes

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Having a process is the best way to get things done. Following a process means you go step by step with no variations. It ensures that the same quality is achieved no matter who follows the process. Customers get the same thing they expect me and time. It’s what makes McDonald’s so successful. Customers know […] The post The Problem With Processes appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Why An Ecosystem Works For Your Business

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Companies offer all kinds of products and services to help you build your business. At The Modern Observer Group, we offer an ecosystem of products and services that can be used individually or in conjunction with other. What is the advantage of using services that are part of ecosystem? The fact is that no segment […] The post Why An Ecosystem Works For Your Business appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Structuring Your Business Plan

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When starting a business, a plan is a great starting point to make sure you understand all the elements of your business. Once you are in business, it is a great exercise to do every few years. This lets you examine where your business has gone and the changes that have occurred. To keep your […] The post Structuring Your Business Plan appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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Make Your Meeting More Effective By Following Up

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It’s easy to think that your work is done when you walk out of a meeting. But the decisions made in the room will only be effective if you carefully follow up. Start by writing a succinct summary note, describing what was discussed and clear action steps. Attach any notes from the meeting. Draft this […] The post Make Your Meeting More Effective By Following Up appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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How To Achieve More By Doing Less

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There are more demands on our time than ever before. Being constantly connected means even when we’re not working, we are working, blurring the lines of work and home. Sometimes we need an extra hour (or more). Instead of trying to cram more into your already crowded schedule, here are some tips for getting more […] The post How To Achieve More By Doing Less appeared first on The Modern Observer Group.
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