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Simplicity

Simplicity

By Rob Keefer

Simplicity promotes peace of mind. Without peace of mind, the troubles you see get translated into your product, into your agenda-less meeting, into a sense of malaise, unease, and unhappiness.

Elevate Others with an Engineered Experience

Elevate Others with an Engineered Experience

By Rob Keefer

Whether it's a hotel guest who is late for a plane or an impatient boss at an upcoming team meeting, those who view work as a craft will engineer these experiences and elevate the people around them.

Value of True Artisanship

Value of True Artisanship

By Rob Keefer

We too easily forget that our work can stand the test of time. An artisan continues the relentless pursuit of quality, despite understanding that their life might end before they realize their vision.

Delegate and Let Go

Delegate and Let Go

By Rob Keefer

Delegation is a key to achieving the type of harmony we all seek at work.

That Syncing Feeling

That Syncing Feeling

By Kelly Bielefeld

Teams who are required to collaborate remotely must commit to improving together for the good of the group.

Self-Organizing Teams

Self-Organizing Teams

By Paul Spencer

There are dozens of benefits to reap from learning to become a self-organizing team. Let’s take a look at first steps to creating one.

7 Ways To Create a Distraction-Free Environment

7 Ways To Create a Distraction-Free Environment

By Carrie Nickels

Many of our happiest moments are when we are distraction-free and in the zone. Here are a few tips to get in the zone and stay there as long as possible.

Stick to Your Core Values and Promote Positivity

Stick to Your Core Values and Promote Positivity

By Rob Keefer

When people understand your expectations and the purpose behind every decision, they grow in dedication, productivity, and effectiveness. 

Help Your Employees Find Meaning at Work

Help Your Employees Find Meaning at Work

By Danny Mitchell

Employers can create an environment in which people are focused on their work - and happy.

Effect of Changing Environments on Productivity

Effect of Changing Environments on Productivity

By Carrie Nickels

The new work environment must be fluid. Teams and organizations must be willing to try different strategies and be ready to get back to the drawing board when one approach fails.