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How Effective People Handle Email

How Effective People Handle Email | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
No matter how much email you receive, there is always someone who gets more. So how do they keep up? By not answering every piece of communication that comes across their desk.

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Love Learning's curator insight, October 3, 2013 9:33 AM

Email is a massive time suck - here are some great ways to reduce the load on yourself and your colleagues

lorrinda's curator insight, November 10, 2013 1:52 AM

keep up or get out.  this helps.

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Think Tank: Why we all need a 'To Don't' List, just like Moses - Telegraph

Think Tank: Why we all need a 'To Don't' List, just like Moses - Telegraph | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
Two management leaders reveal a simple but powerful idea for achieving high performance – deciding what not to do...
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A tactic that never fails

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How to Pick the Right Idea?

How to Pick the Right Idea? | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
Think different. That’s the essence of creative processes in coming up with ideas for innovative products, services or business models. An awful lot brainstorms or ideation workshops take place to generate fresh new ideas.
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Secrets of the Most Productive People I Know

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The path to productivity is not a new assistant or project management software. It's these four shared characteristics.
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Why You Need to Ask for Feedback…and How to Use It

Why You Need to Ask for Feedback…and How to Use It | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

Why do people presume that the feedback is likely be unfavorable?Perhaps it is the root sense that we are simply not good enough which is so persistent in our culture or perhaps the pattern of only offering feedback when we are displeased. The truth is that feedback while frequently overlooked, is nonetheless a particularly useful way to improve your productivity.

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Easy Project Organization in 10 Minutes Flat

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Project organisation can seem like it takes forever, especially if you get caught “in the weeds” of the details of your project. The fact is that initial project organisation, for almost any size project, can take as little as 10 minutes if you follow these simple steps.

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Six Hats – Empathy or Thinking?

Six Hats – Empathy or Thinking? | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
Edward de Bono's six thinking hats is an excellent tool for systematically exploring a problem from multiple perspectives, and a framework for creative response. But it can be a little 'me' focused if you aren't paying attention.
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Leadership Caffeine-Why You Might Want to Pause Before Voicing that Decision

Leadership Caffeine-Why You Might Want to Pause Before Voicing that Decision | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
Teaching others to employ effective decision-making processes is one of the most important and often ignored responsibilities of those in leadership roles.
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Circle of Concern vs Circle of Influence

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“In looking at ways to influence and change our surroundings it is helpful to notice where we focus our time and energy".

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Improving Decision Making in the World of Big Data

Improving Decision Making in the World of Big Data | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

Growing talent and building teams to make analytic-based decisions is the key to realising the value of big data.

One of the most effective ways to start building these capabilities on your team is the “IWIK” discussion. The concept is based on asking a simple but powerful question: ‘I wish I knew’ (IWIK).

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How to Organise Your Brain for Better Productivity

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Just a few simple tips to help increase productivity; it's all about setting aside just a bit of time each day to plan.  Might contribute to helping people make effective decisions??

 

Our minds are basically organised like human computers. They function to a great extent in much the same way.

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Who Else Wants to Easily Solve Problems? | Frontline Leadership

Who Else Wants to Easily Solve Problems? | Frontline Leadership | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

It’s useful to understand that problem-solving is a process. The following six-step process was developed by Dr Thomas Gordon and provided as part of his Parent Effectiveness Training and Leader Effectiveness Training. Here are the steps that can help you facilitate problem-solving:

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Four Traits of Effective Leaders You Should Steal Today - Forbes

Four Traits of Effective Leaders You Should Steal Today - Forbes | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

here are four traits that effective leaders possess that you should copy and adapt as your own.

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9 Beliefs of Remarkably Successful People

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The most successful people in business approach their work differently than most. See how they think--and why it works.
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How to Motivate Employees? The Best Answer Ever

How to Motivate Employees? The Best Answer Ever | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

Effective motivation comes down to one surprising word...Patience

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Are You a Youthful Optimist or a Learned Pessimist?

Are You a Youthful Optimist or a Learned Pessimist? | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
There’s no question that the school of hard knocks can be, well, hard.
When life becomes tough, many of us stop chasing our dreams and retreat under a big ugly flannel security blanket. Let’s face it: we’re terrified of failure.
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More Secrets of Super Negotiators - Concessions and Reciprocity

More Secrets of Super Negotiators - Concessions and Reciprocity | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it
Reciprocity makes the adage “It’s better to give than to receive” literally true.
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Creating A Culture of Innovation

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This interview from Harvard Business Publishing asks David Kessler, the chief executive of the design council, how managers are able to cultivate and drive innovation through their companies.

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5 Challenges For Relationship-Oriented Managers

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Why do Leaders who are good at Relating (asking, listening, coaching, including, and encouraging) shy away from Requiring activities (insisting on excellence, confronting poor or marginal performers?

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Leadership Traits of Todays Greatest CEOs

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Leadership Traits of Todays Greatest CEOs . What can the rest of us learn from them?

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12 Simple Tips to All-Win Negotiations...well 6 now an 6 later!

12 Simple Tips to All-Win Negotiations...well 6 now an 6 later! | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

In our highly competitive society, having good negotiation skills is necessary.

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Sharing knowledge is the key difference between humans and chimps, say scientists

Sharing knowledge is the key difference between humans and chimps, say scientists | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

"THE ability to share knowledge and learn from each other may be the key difference between people and chimpanzees that helped humans to dominate the modern world, scientists suggest.
The research in the journal Science aimed to discover what has allowed humans to establish what is known as cumulative culture, or a gathering of knowledge that ratchets up with technology improvements over time.
While previous studies have shown that chimps can learn from each other, none have compared their abilities to humans in the same tests, and scientists have long debated what exactly is needed to build up increasing complex cultural knowledge."


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Toward an Organizational Knowledge Management Strategy

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I came across a few very good learning opportunities last week that have helped move some of my thinking about knowledge management further ahead. First, Jane Hart and Harold Jarche (two people well-worth following) ...
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Innovation Excellence

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Are you truly tapping into all the latent brainpower and imagination inside your organization? The Innovation Excellence community is home to innovation articles, webinars, videos, training and education - powering successful growth in the innovation management profession.
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Innovation Excellence | On Optimism, Innovation – And Hope

Innovation Excellence | On Optimism, Innovation – And Hope | Makes effective decisions | Scoop.it

How do you balance an an innovative optimism versus unrestrained recklessness? And how do you stop your activities being more reliant on ‘ hope’ – than reality

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