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Little words that can change the way we communicate!!!

Little words that can change the way we communicate!!!

There have been numerous books written on the subject of communication. One of the best is “Conscious Business” by Fred Kofman. 603 more words

My Trip to North Carolina as Hurricane Matthew approaches

So I was sitting at the airport gate waiting to board my plane to North Carolina and an old friend and former colleague sat down a few seats down from me. 519 more words


Who should make buying decisions?

“Investments in organizational capabilities rather than specific technology choices separate the leaders from those who still have work to do”.

This quote comes from a recent study by McKinsey, a leading management consulting company. 315 more words


Specially sourced desk

This beautiful brass and white desk was a special customer order and has now be set up at home and styled wonderfully, Thank-you Alera! We had to go through a couple of options until we found the right style and price, but we found it and am so happy with its early delivery! 7 more words

Why your clothes may cost more in the UK in 2017 – Will profits fall as prices rise?

When you walk down the High Street if you were to look at labels inside many of the clothes you buy you will see China, Bangladesh and Turkey prominent among others. 303 more words


One in hand vs. Two in the Bush

I am sure we are all familiar with the old story/proverb of the value of having one of something vs. the potential of having two or more of the same “something.” In many countries this is known as A bird in hand is worth more than two in the bush.  977 more words

To YouTube or NOT to YouTube?

Let’s talk about YouTube.

I have been thinking a lot about creating a YouTube channel.

I want my channel to be relevant to construction and construction procurement. 514 more words