Michele Mc

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What is a product manager? A complex, cross-functional role in IT

Product managers are responsible for understanding the market, audience and demand for a software, hardware or service. A product manager typically …

Product Management

7 Tips to Manage Remote Workers

Remote work is on the rise in terms of total numbers and employee demand. In the US alone, 43% of employees work remotely at least part time …

Cran-Apple Carrot Muffins

This muffin recipe uses whole wheat flour, flaxseed, applesauce, and Greek yogurt in place of a more traditional mix of white flour, butter, eggs and …

IT’s most wanted: 16 traits of indispensable IT pros

On a good tech team, cross training and clear documentation keep projects humming along — even when colleagues need to be away — averting disaster. …

Webinar—Kick-start Your DevOps Journey

Are you feeling the pressure to take your DevOps practice to the next level?<br>Have you been frustrated in your attempts to implement DevOps practices …

Contractors May Benefit by Taking Equity in the Project They are Constructing

<b>Contractors may benefit in making a small equity investment in the projects they construct. The financial benefit can arise from the investment</b> …

Project Management

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding

There's no set recipe--but there are a few rules of thumb to follow.<p>In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and …

Project Management

If you want to be smarter, learn to say “I don’t know”

There is an old legend in which Socrates, the great Greek philosopher, is recognized by Pythia, the Oracle of Delphi, as the wisest man alive. It’s notable for Socrates’ response.<p>“I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.”<p>I think that if Socrates lived today, …

Self-improvement

A 16-Minute Yoga Practice That'll Help You Master a Handstand

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

A Marine shares why your ability to lead directly relates to your level of self-awareness

Angie Morgan is a Marine veteran and the coauthor, along with Courtney Lynch and Sean Lynch, of "Spark: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success." Here Morgan shares what it takes to be a leader. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>If you can communicate your vision, your expectation,</i> …

How to Set the Technical Direction for Your Team

<i>This post was originally posted on my blog</i><p>I've found that one of the keys to a productive and happy development team is when every member of the team …

Project Management

How to Be More Assertive, According to Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.<p>But …

Self-help

Want to Double Your Employees' Loyalty? Science Says Provide These 3 Things

Engaged employees can increase your revenue and profits more than 200 percent. Here are the three things businesses can do to drive devotion.<p>Humans make relationships harder than they need to be. At our very core, we crave only three things (after food, shelter, and good Wi-Fi service):<p>To feel …

Employee Engagement

7 Tips For Yoga Teachers

At the end of the day, experience is worth ten times its weight in gold...or green juice. What you will learn as you teach (and are taught!) will …

How to Set Up a Basic Productivity System

There are tons of productivity systems available for you to use, and for those who are just getting started in their quest to have a better handle on their tasks, projects, and goals it can be quite…daunting. This post will show you how to set up a a basic personal productivity system that will …