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22
Jul

Business Ethics & Mistakes you should avoid!

As an individual that works very hard at maintaining relationships and attempts to help anyone at anytime he possibly can, I see some pretty interesting mistakes that people make, DAILY! Sometimes, I have to admit, I've made the mistake of burning a bridge or two at past companies, just by the simple fact of not understanding how important it was not to hurt a relationship. But, I now know that there are some things that you should NEVER do...and I mean NEVER. The Obvious One: There is never a reason ...

10
Mar

Being prepared and doing research pays off

Over the past week I have seen two of the most horrific examples of why research is so important. It is what we base our decision making on in our work lives, it is how we evangelize our expertise on to others, etc. Doing the right amount of research sets you up for success. Here are some examples of how little to no research and/or bad research can leave you in a very sticky situation. Speaking at a conference: At the SXSW "Social Media Metrics" panel, there were 5 so called industry experts attempting to speak to this. The problem was 30 minutes ...