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November 21, 2018

Have you ever noticed how easy it is to make a to-do list, but how much harder it is to actually get anything done? There's a secret to knocking out your to-do list, and it's prioritizing.

It only takes about ten minutes for you to prioritize tasks by planning out you...

August 21, 2018

Collaborating with local or global employees require a lot of planning, assigning of tasks, setting of timelines, tracking of progress, and leaving of important notes, among others. That might sound a lot of work, but we've been hard at work TipHive to make this daunti...

August 9, 2018

When you assign a task, deliverable or project to a team member, how can you ensure the outcome will meet your expectations? How many times did it happen to you that you asked someone to work on something - and the end result wasn't what you expected? If a team member...

August 2, 2018

Why is he still not able to do that right? He has had all the training he needed!

Tasks that seem obvious and easy to team leaders, may involve a complex combination of skills. For an experience driver, driving a car is automatic and effortless. But for a new driver i...

July 26, 2018

Motivation refers to the personal investment that an individual has in reaching a desired state or outcome (Maher & Meyer, 1997). Motivation is an essential driver of performance and learning - and the best teachers are great motivators.

There are two important concep...

July 17, 2018

When you have multiple disciplines and/or teams working on your project, they each may have their own unique workflow. For example, when developing a software product, you have a design, product, QA and marketing team involved in the process. The design process will ha...

July 10, 2018

This is the third article in our Leading as a Teacher series where we explore how concepts about teaching and how people learn can make you a more effective leader.

In this article we discuss the second learning principle discussed by Susan Amborse e.l. in the book Ho...

July 3, 2018

All managers, regardless of industry, are in the business of engineering human performance. If they are to fulfill their responsibilities, they not only must be able to identify and measure competence, but they must also have a method for identifying its behavioral cau...

June 29, 2018

Your team is constantly in need of information and knowledge to be successful. If you're in sales, you need the most recent customer proposal to make the next proposal for a similar customer request. In marketing you may need product information to write your next blog...

June 26, 2018

Your Sales people want to sell, as they should. They don't want to be bogged down with complicated software doing administrative work. When a system becomes too complicated, its core value to users diminishes quickly. This often happens with sales management tools or C...

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