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Owning Your Reputation

It’s reported that the NFL made approximately $16 billion in revenue last year. Football is big money. The organization disbursed $8.78 billion to its clubs. Fortune magazine reports that the NFL will quickly pass the $25 billion revenue mark, especially as a growing number of digital distributors such as Amazon step up to stream the…

Beyond Cost: Why It Makes Sense To Seek Out American-Made Products

If you move beyond political rhetoric and look at actual numbers, manufacturers are actually bringing jobs back to the United States. There is a variety of reasons, but likely one of the most important is that consumers are demanding it. According to Consumer Reports, 80 percent of American shoppers say they would prefer to purchase…

How Do You Measure The Kick-Off Of The Holiday Season?

Mariah Carey’s album “Merry Christmas” didn’t start off so great. Remember Kenny G? His holiday album promptly kicked her out of the top spot in 1994 – the year it was released. By 2009, Mariah’s collection of holiday songs wasn’t even one of the top 30 Christmas albums. This doesn’t sound like good trajectory for…

What The Candy Jar On Your Office Desk And Getting A Promotion Have In Common

Not enough space? Or, too much stuff? It’s one of those hypothetical questions that maybe doesn’t have an answer. One thing’s for sure: our desk and—if we have one—office can get messy fast. Have you ever walked up to your desk and thought, “I wonder what people think this says about me?” The way you…

Bigger, Faster, Closer to Your Deadline!

Many companies today either practice or are moving to what’s known as “just-in-time” inventory management—often just called JIT. It’s the process of ordering and receiving inventory only when it’s needed. There’s no surplus of stock on hand. Operating with these low inventory levels allows companies to lower inventory carrying costs as they increase efficiency and…

There’s Still A Place In Our Hearts (And Walls and Desks) For Printed Calendars

Yes, we love the digital version…but there’s still a place in our hearts (and walls and desks) for printed calendars. The days of printed calendars are far from over. In spite of the dire predictions by digital prognosticators, sales of paper calendars, appointment books, and planners are actually on the rise. A consumer research firm…

The Top 5 Productivity Apps for School Administrators

As a school administrator, you wear a lot of hats. Saying you’re busy is an understatement. Your drive and passion help you get things done but technology can help too. To keep your days as productive as possible, make these 5 apps a part of your daily routine. Evernote: If you were to look into…