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Management Minute - January 2019 (noun)

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How to accomplish your biggest career goals this year

by Gwen Moran Fast Company

If you’re thinking about going after a salary boost or new position in 2019, you’re not alone. But whether you’re intent on boosting your pay or your job title in the new year, it helps to have a plan, These six steps will help you map out the best route to achieve your career goals in 2019.

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Understanding Instrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation in the Workplace

by Don Rheem

Lasting motivation is fundamentally about brain science. Let’s create the conditions the brain has looked for since birth in order to have meaningful and trusted relationships. So what are extrinsic motivators? They are motivators from outside the self. Money, for example, is a typical extrinsic motivator.

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6 common beliefs about productivity that are total lies

by Gwen Moran Fast Company

If you’re looking for ways to be more productive, you’ll find no shortage of advice. From apps and process consultants to books and blog posts, people have a lot to say about the best way to make the greatest impact with your time. But, some of that advice isn’t helpful – or is flat-out wrong.

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Investing In Staff Retention

August 1, 2019 by Dale Wilcox

I recently attended a Manufacturing Summit where the theme was “Fuelling Your Business with Talent”, and the focus was on recruitment, engagement and retention. At the summit, one VP of Human Resources reported that their company lost 63 people in 2017...

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