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What Is Timeboxing?

If you are looking for a simple but powerful technique to manage your time, try timeboxing. Here’s everything you need to know to get started today. What Is Timeboxing? Despite what its name might suggest, timeboxing doesn’t involve throwing punches at a clock. Rather, it means creating “boxes” of time that you assign to complete…

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Beware of Collaborative Overload

From “Zoom fatigue” to “pandemic whiplash,” the last months have introduced a wave of new terms into our regular conversation. One of these new concepts is “collaborative overload.” Keep reading to learn what it is and how to avoid it. What Is Collaborative Overload? Simply stated, collaborative overload occurs when an employee spends more time…

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3 Keys for Managing Multi-Generational Teams

An evolving workforce combined with an extended work life means that multi-generational teams are becoming commonplace across many industries. Here’s what you need to know to make the most of this challenge. Avoid Generalizations Generalizations are rarely useful when it comes to managing people, but they can be particularly counter-productive with multi-generational teams. Steer clear…