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Nine Ways To Balance Being A Parent And An Entrepreneur 1
December 11, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: Nine Ways To Balance Being A Parent And An Entrepreneur

Working parents know how difficult it is to balance a career with caring for children. However, parents who run their own business experience an added layer to this challenge.

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October 05, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: Mental Health Days: A Necessity Or A Burden?

The mental health of your employees is key to their productivity at work. Taking a mental health day to refocus and regroup may be more beneficial than companies realize, and it has prompted several organizations to begin offering it as an added benefit to workers.

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October 04, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: How To Make The Most Of Your Personal Time After Hours

Transitioning from the workday to your personal life takes some practice. When you arrive home from work, it can be difficult to shut off for the day and focus on your personal responsibilities. As many as 87% of people say they feel overworked, according to a report by Advise America, and only 42.1% say they have a good work-life balance.

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October 03, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: 15 Questions To Ask As Part Of Your Own Leadership Audit

Being a leader takes great skill. You need to garner the respect of your peers and also lead in a responsible and effective manner. Some of the greatest leaders also take a moment to assess their skills and activity using a leadership audit.

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October 02, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: Essential Tips On How To Make Your Business More Human And Likeable

With 70% of Americans actively disengaged from their jobs, creating a workplace environment that employees enjoy is key to providing fulfillment. One step to making your business more likable by employees may have to do with the human factor and how your employees are treated.

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Worried About Becoming A Leader 10 Things You Should Know 1 1200X582
September 21, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: Worried About Becoming A Leader? 10 Things You Should Know

Your supervisor is impressed by what you’re doing and has asked if you would like you to take on a little more responsibility. Specifically, they have a project and team they’d like you to oversee. The technical aspects aren’t a problem — you know you know how to tackle the material — but you’re really not sure about leading a group of people.

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September 19, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: 13 Small But Powerful Ways To Become A Memorable Public Speaker

Not everyone can speak to a crowd. It requires the right temperament to not only handle that many eyes on you but to deliver a strong performance that can inspire action. You need to speak with clarity, offer unique (or at least concrete) advice, and create an inspired connection between you and your listeners.

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13 Ways To Become An Agile Leader In Todayu2019S Fast Paced World 1200X1212
June 23, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: 13 Ways To Become An Agile Leader In Today's Fast-Paced World

Business leaders in today’s fast-moving, ever-changing world need to constantly evolve to stay competitive and relevant in their industry. To succeed and help their organizations grow, top executives also need to become comfortable with sudden change and uncertainty, according to research analyzing the leadership qualities of several executives.

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June 09, 2017

BLUECASE in Forbes: To Improve Your Marketing, Establish A Connection Rather Than Focus On The Sell

There is a lot of advertising out there that cranks up the volume, telling readers or viewers that there is one thing they need, and the time to get it is now. This can draw attention if done right, but it can also drive away potential clients. If every message they hear is broadcast as loud as possible, then various company ads simply become background noise they'll end up ignoring.

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February 27, 2017

Innovation Capability Part 4, A Process that Anyone Can Follow to Get Things Done

A big reason you have had success in your career has been due to your ability to get things done. A lot of times, it’s hard to understand why it seems so hard for others to accomplish what seem to be the most simple of tasks. Getting a new coffee maker somehow turns into a vast web of deliberation, and a month later the old coffee maker is still there.

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