Tami Lee

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10 Survival Skills Everyone Needs to Know

We routinely feature interesting lists from other outlets here at The Adventure Blog, but this one might just save your life, particularly if you …

How to stay calm during the first few weeks of your new job

It’s completely normal to feel like you’ve been thrown into a “sink or swim” situation during your first few weeks in a new position — especially …

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Why Project Managers Are Essential to Your Business

Bring cohesiveness and structure to a growing company.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The goal of every business is self-sufficient growth. This means the company itself runs smoothly, and with enough skill, to create profit and a good reputation all on its …

Project Management

Bring One of these Camping Chairs on Your Next Trip

There are few things in life that rival the satisfaction one finds when perched on the perfect rock or log after a long day on the trail. Even if …

How to Download and Manually Update Moto X Force to Android Nougat | Techsengage

Motorolla has released a Nougat update for Moto X-Force, users can now check if their phones have received the update. Although Motorola is one of …

9 in-demand skills to add to your resume (and where to learn them)

It's a developer-eat-developer world out there. If you want to stand out from the pack, you've got to show potential employers that your resume is …

3 Reports Every Manager Should Have

Making sure your employees are in alignment with your organization's goals will be easier if you track their progress with these 3 reports.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Riaz Khadem and Linda Khadem’s book</i> Total Alignment<i>. Buy it</i> …

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From Prototype to Production: 3 Things You Need To Know

Plan not only for launch, but for the life of the product.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret that creating new hardware products is hard. From idea, to proof-of-concept, to functional prototype, to public launch, to production and ongoing support, …

Product Management

How To Question Everything Without Being Annoying (Going With the Flow is Costing You) | Inc.com

My time spent in business classes boils down to two lessons. One of them is about the rule of assumptions; namely, that when you take any assumption for granted, you inevitably set yourself up for potential failure.<p>That truth never became more real for me than a month ago, when we were selected to …

Ready To Scrap Your Annual Performance Reviews? Try These Alternatives

The annual performance review has been on deathwatch for awhile. Here’s what companies from Facebook to Warby Parker are putting in its place.<p>Deloitte revamped its performance management system in 2015 after discovering that it was spending nearly 2 million hours a year on its review process. Last …

Employment

You probably want to ask for a raise. Here’s what you should do instead

<i>This post originally appeared at</i> <i>LinkedIn</i><i>. Follow the author</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>We all want to get ahead. Still, even when it seems you’re doing everything right—you’re never late to work, rarely take a sick day, and always meet deadlines—promotions can be few and far between.<p>You’re putting the work in, so why …

Career Development

A Frequent Flier's Guide to Travel Gear That Works

I travel a lot. Often to faraway places. Often in bad weather. Often to do active stuff outdoors. And I’ve been doing that for decades. This is the gear that gets me there and the approach that holds it all together.<p>The Bag<p>A few years ago, I flew to Siberia in the dead of winter to visit my …

Three Indisputable Traits Of A True Leader

I was flying to a business meeting with an associate when he told me he didn’t think I was a very good leader. (Ouch!)<p>Sensing that God had sent a messenger to tell me that I lacked humility, I took the bait and asked him why. He explained that it was because he’d never seen me yell at anyone. In …

Buying a New TV? Learn These 20 Crucial Words First

<b>Correction appended Friday, Mar. 10</b><p>It’s not easy buying a TV, and retailers don’t like simplifying it, either. Urban legend has it that big box …

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Employee Appreciation Pays Off

Friday, March 3, marks Employee Appreciation Day in the U.K. There are clear links between employee appreciation and its impact on employee engagement and productivity. A poll by Tjinsite, a division of TimeJobs.com, found that more than 35% of the employees consider lack of recognition of work as …

Employee Engagement

Make Time for Strategic Thinking Every Day

If you believe that only senior executives need to think strategically, think again. No matter what level you’re at, strategic thinking is a critical skill — one that can always be improved. To hone your capacity to see the big picture, start by making sure you have a solid understanding of the …

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3 Ways to Engage Offsite Employees in Your Culture

Reinforcing business culture beyond headquarters requires a blend of high-tech communication and personal interaction.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Culture is how things get done in an organization. That's why it's critically important to get right. More …

Employment

6 tips to ace your next performance review

Most people get anxious because they go all year without speaking to their manager about their performance or progress. Or worse, they never had a goal-setting conversation in the first place.<p>But you can change that. Don't let an assessment of your performance rest on one conversation. It's not …

Are You a Good Boss? 5 Signs That Will Tell You

Are you a good boss. It's not always easy to tell<p>So you're the boss. Whether you are in charge of a small department or an entire company, you take your responsibility seriously. Things are going well, but you wonder if you're a good boss. It's not always easy to tell. It's not about whether all …

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10 Things Employees Want From Leaders (But Won't Tell Them)

What keeps employees happy isn't always as obvious as it may seem.<p>It's no secret. Employee satisfaction has everything to do with business success. An employee who jumps ship costs your business around 20 percent of his or her salary -- and that's just part of the impact. Workplace productivity, …

Employee Engagement

New Managers Don’t Have to Have All the Answers

If you are a newly promoted manager who feels the pressure to have all the answers expected of you from day one, don’t despair. You are not alone.<p>A …

10 Things Great Bosses Do Every Day

We've all heard the adage, "People don't leave bad jobs; they leave bad bosses." It makes great fodder for after-work gripe sessions, but is there really any data to back the claim up? As it turns out, there's a ton.<p>In one study, 61 percent of those working for bad bosses said they were looking for …

4 Things Every True Leader Wants You to Know

Understanding how a true leader thinks can not only help you in your career, but it may also bring out leadership qualities that you didn’t even know …

Projector Buying Tips & Advice from People Who Made the Switch

I've been thinking about getting a projector. The thought of curling up on my couch and recreating the movie theater experience in my own home is …

How to Start a Smart Home

Smart ideas<p>In the last few years, the idea of a smart home has become less a lofty sci-fi idea and more an accessible reality. Speakers that control …

Understanding Project Management and Tips for Success

Basic Project Management 101: What Is Project Management?<p>The Elements of Project Management Explained<p>Updated February 04, 2018<p>Project management is …

How to Make Your Employees Masters, Not Just Workers

Smart businesses make sure their employees are constantly getting better in their roles . . . from the interns to the CEO.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"I'm bored."<p>At some point in your career, you've probably said these words at work. Even if you're working …

Leadership

Ready to Get Out of Debt? Start with These 4 Things

Smart Debt Reduction Moves for Beginners<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>Being in debt may not make you feel smart, but getting out of debt sure can. …

20 Gmail Hacks Only Savvy Users Know

These tricks and tips will make you a Gmail power user.<p>There’s an endless amount of tricks, tips and extensions that can boost your Gmail game. From undoing a sent email to pre-writing messages to sending money -- Gmail has taken email to the next level.<p>To keep up with all of these tips and tools …

Productivity

Google's harder look at moon shots seems to be paying off

In the past few years, Google has become known for more than just its iconic search engine. You know, the one that tells you at a moment's notice the population of San Diego or what movie won the best picture Oscar in 1952 (1.3 million and "An American in Paris," respectively).<p>It's also become …

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