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What’s Better than SMART Goals? Try SMARTIE Goals

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The gold standard in goal setting has long been to create SMART goals: Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-Bound. The idea is that you’re more likely to achieve a goal if it has all those characteristics. Now, The Management Center, an organization committed to advising social-impact leaders on management practices, has found a way to […]

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Still Undecided on 2019 Career Resolutions? Try These

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In the early days of a brand new year, it’s natural to take stock of what you have accomplished over the past twelve months. After all, you deserve to celebrate your successes! But if you’re already looking ahead toward a new year of milestones, there’s no reason that you can’t start setting yourself up for […]

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Template Toolbox | ‘Tis the Season to Reconnect

This time of year, your mailbox may be full of notes from friends and family members sharing updates on their lives and wishing you a happy holidays. But it’s important to remember that reconnecting this time of year shouldn’t be reserved just for friends and family. The holiday season presents an authentic opportunity to reach […]

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Want to be a Mentor? Here’s How | Part 2

It’s never too late to grow in your career and one great way to learn new skills is by helping somebody else find their way, since the most effective learning is often collaborative. Working as a mentor can be a rewarding and dynamic experience for both you and your mentee. You might be surprised by […]

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