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Employee Input: How Communication Improves a Company’s Efficiency & Safety

In October 1987, the new CEO of the Aluminum Company of America — or Alcoa — took the stage at a very important stock holders meeting. The swanky hotel ballroom was filled with prominent Wall Street investors and stock analysts who were there to meet the new leader of the company that manufactured everything from Hershey's Kisses foil wrappers to the bolts that ...

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The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Creating an Efficient TO-DO List

Some people just seem to be naturally organized. But even those who are always on the ball have to put some effort into remaining that way. Sure, their natural affinity gives them a better starting point than those of us who are unable to maintain our lives without chaos, but the time and energy spent putting things into place are still expended. What we can learn ...

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How to Not Multitask: A Guide to Startup Efficiency

Contrary to popular belief, human beings cannot multitask. Our brains can only focus on one major thing at a time. But we try. Boy, do we try. It used to take me 10-15 minutes to do anything on my computer. Now that I my social presence, checking every few seconds to see if anything had changed - it hadn't. All I was doing was wasting my time. What I've learned, ...

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