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This Advice Will Actually Help You Handle an Employee Who’s Being Rude

Liz Kislik October 14, 2021 Recently a client asked me for a few straightforward steps that could help get someone to stop being rude. Other employees at the company had been trying not to take the rudeness personally, but eventually it really started getting on people’s nerves and became a management problem. Initially, the idea … Continue reading This Advice Will Actually Help You Handle an Employee Who’s Being Rude

Is the CDP category being shrunk by acquisitions?

With another independent CDP being acquired and integrated with a larger marketing suite, there are signs of a pattern. Kim Davis on October 4, 2021 Using psychology and data to get customers closer to purchase  With limited resources, marketers need every edge they can get, including psychology, to get customers closer to purchase. The first … Continue reading Is the CDP category being shrunk by acquisitions?

The Growing Importance of Being Your Employees’ Caretaker Post-COVID-19

Amit Patel September 15, 2021 The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted workplace environments and caused much uncertainty amongst workers. For companies to stay competitive, as well as to attract and retain the best talent, they must shift from just providing paychecks, benefits, and advancement opportunities to a more cohesive role of “caretaker.” In … Continue reading The Growing Importance of Being Your Employees’ Caretaker Post-COVID-19

When the Scrum Master Fails by Being Overly Protective — Making Your Scrum Work

Stefan Wolpers June 14, 2021 TL; DR: When Scrum Masters Fail — Making Your Scrum Work #13 There are plenty of failure possibilities with Scrum. Given that Scrum is a framework with a reasonable yet short “manual,” this effect should not surprise anyone. Scrum thrives when the Scrum teams are self-managing while Scrum Masters embrace … Continue reading When the Scrum Master Fails by Being Overly Protective — Making Your Scrum Work

Why Being Told You Need a Business Plan May Be Bad Advice

Steven Imke May 18, 2021 New research shows that most business planning advice is wrong, More successful local services and infrastructure companies are adapting to the changing business climate by abandoning classic business planning and applying more effectual logic and principles to start their business. Entrepreneurship has changed in recent years. As a result, you … Continue reading Why Being Told You Need a Business Plan May Be Bad Advice