How quickly life can turn. That was all I was thinking as I was on the phone with my boss. Coming off one of the busiest months of my career, I was riding high. Work had flowed well, the conflict was managed in an acceptable manner, and I was ready for work to slow down a […]
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Unfortunately, we can’t develop products in a vacuum where we can just tell the customer stuff will, “get there when it gets there.” We actually have to communicate what we are working on. My boss needs to know it for proper marketing and forecasting. The customer needs to know it so they can be reassured […]
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I’d like to pose a scenario and see if you can relate. It’s the end of yet another month at your company. You’ve had an extremely productive and successful 30 days, even been complimented by a couple of co-workers in the process. You walk into the conference room for the month-in-review session with a certain […]
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Here’s another amazing part of my job: I get to talk to people and companies of all kinds about what they do. Not in terms of the product they create or service they perform, but what they do to accomplish those goals. In essence, I get to ask the question of how. Nine times out of […]
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