Team Member Engagement

5 Areas of Continuous Motivation

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August 10, 2012
5 Areas of Continuous Motivation

Keeping employees and management motivated and focused is often a big job for any organization. The benchmark must always be on actions and the future. The continued growth of business, suppliers, and clients is paramount to success. One thing is certain, confidence and motivation are essential as the calendar year hits more than halfway....
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If You’re Wrong — Admit it Quickly

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July 9, 2012
If You’re Wrong — Admit it Quickly

Dale Carnegie always said that there’s magic—positive magic—in such phrases as: “I may be wrong. I frequently am. Let’s examine the facts.” And rest assured, nobody in the heavens above or on the earth will ever object to your saying it. One of his class members who used this approach in dealing with customers was Harold Reinke,...
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Three Easy Steps to Disciplined Listening

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July 2, 2012
Three Easy Steps to Disciplined Listening

Dale Carnegie’s Human Relations principle #7 says to, “Be a good listener. Encourage others to talk about themselves.” A business runs on information and there is no better way to learn what’s going on than to follow this principle. How we listen says volumes about our thoughts. If you struggle with listening attentively, you are not...
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Outsourcing Inspiration

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June 8, 2012
Outsourcing Inspiration

The tumultuous economic environment of recent years has resulted in employees working longer hours, and in many cases, for less or equal amounts of pay. Some employees refrain from taking vacations because they fear that they will return far too behind than when they turned on their out of office reply.  In fact, the...
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Develop a Winner’s Attitude

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June 8, 2012
Develop a Winner’s Attitude

Is your attitude in line with success? Or do you have an attitude that almost guarantees failure before you even begin? This is perhaps the most important area to clarify if you indeed want to attain a high degree of success. Developing a “winner’s” attitude is one of the most basic characteristics needed for...
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Become a Pro at Managing Workplace Stress

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June 8, 2012
Become a Pro at Managing Workplace Stress

It’s a fact of life that the workplace is going to be a place that involves and creates stress at some point or another.  From basic human interactions that can lead to conflicts, office politics, criticisms, pressures to perform, pressures to sell and make money, pressures to balance numerous priorities and deadlines.  Whatever the...
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How To Get More Done Each Day

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June 8, 2012
How To Get More Done Each Day

Productivity is everything in business. Being more productive leads to more promotions, more pay, and more personal satisfaction. Here are seven simple and direct methods from your friends at Dale Carnegie Training that you can use today to get more accomplished: Work Harder — Work harder and concentrate with greater intensity on your work. You...
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Put the ‘I’ in INSPIRATION!

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June 8, 2012
Put the ‘I’ in INSPIRATION!

It can be quite challenging to stay inspired during the lazy days of summer.  One never knows what the next source of inspiration, or its timing, will be. A study conducted by Business Link, the UK government’s online resources for small business, reported that 72% of respondents had a Eureka! moment while at work....
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