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Managing a Project in Five Easy Steps
Jourdan Strain, 07.24.18
You may have a brilliant idea, but do you know how to turn it into something real? Managing a project can feel daunting, but with the right planning and know-how, you can get that idea out of your head and into the world where it belongs.
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What Do Gardening and Software Training Have in Common?
Rachel Garris, 06.15.18
The same way you can’t put a years-worth of water on a plant, you can’t throw too much training information at users at once--their motivation to learn will drown as quickly as your overwatered fern.
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How to kick the 3PM slump (without caffeine)
Jourdan Strain, 08.16.17
Your day starts off well enough. You power through your morning meetings, tackle your Inbox, find your productivity “zone”—and then you hit the wall. Your brain gets fuzzy, the candy jar starts looking better and better, and all you can think about is everything BUT the task at hand. Yeah, we’ve...
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Microsoft and BrainStorm show National Governors Association the impact of tech
Todd Kirk, 08.03.17
Technology has changed the workplace, but this digital transformation is only getting started. Microsoft recently began offering an onsite experience that helps organizations prepare for the future and invited BrainStorm to support the effort.
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How to (actually) leave work behind on your next vacation
Jourdan Strain, 07.26.17
In recent years, one thing has become clear: Americans kind of suck at taking vacations—and it’s really no wonder why. Taking time off work is meant to help us recharge and leave the stress of meetings and emails behind. But the reality is that we spend our beach vacation absent-mindedly...
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