Our Cleaning Ladies: How to Delegate for Endless Amusement

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At home, we delegate some of our housekeeping tasks. Our cleaning ladies do a great job! Dishes washed, counters clear, sink disinfected, oven, refrigerator, and bathrooms disinfected, floors vacuumed or mopped and sparkling, random housewares put away. However, there’s one little problem. When they put things away, we can never find them. Like any other […]

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Invitation to Increase Your Salary

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Hi, Studies have found a hundred million people in the United States believe they’re underpaid (link below). Many probably are. There are ways to earn more money without simply working more. I haven’t completed writing about how to increase your salary, and I didn’t want to present a dead link to you, my loyal reader. […]

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Assess the People on Your Team

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As you identify the people in your “organization” (those who influence you or your goals), it’s useful to understand their alignment with your initiative, and their potential to meaningfully impact it (for the better or for the worse). In her book, Radical Focus (more information linked below), Christina Wodtke suggests using 3 criteria (engagement, performance, […]

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