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Natural Business Communications

Natural Business Communications

By A BMI Team Member

Communication, the exchange or sharing of information, is arguably the most important element of well-functioning communities and organizational success. There is a cost to both great communication and lack thereof. For example, the super-productive exchange of i...

11.14.22 5:34 AM - Comment(s)
You're Ignoring a Critical Resource: The Ideas of Your Staff

You're Ignoring a Critical Resource: The Ideas of Your Staff

By A BMI Team Member

Managers tend to have quite a few traits in common.  This is not altogether surprising, even if one considers the overwhelming breadth of industries that have managers.  One of the traits that is especially prevalent is often the trait that leads to an employee becoming a mana...

11.02.22 5:43 AM - Comment(s)
Operating Without Critical Business Info is a Scary Prospect

Operating Without Critical Business Info is a Scary Prospect

By A BMI Team Member

In horror movies, there is a great deal of enjoyment to be had from the sense of suspense, drama, and tension that is built by the unknown.  Whether it is the unknown whereabouts of the crazy stalker, the unknown nature of the aliens floating above the White House, or the unknown c...

10.12.22 6:07 AM - Comment(s)
When You Get Too Far into the Weeds You Have to Break Out the Scythe

When You Get Too Far into the Weeds You Have to Break Out the Scythe

By A BMI Team Member

'Deep in the weeds' is an expression that goes by many names; head underwater, buried in work, up to your eyeballs, spread too thin, or, one that is especially familiar to those with restaurant experience, crashing.  Despite the many different ways of saying it, the various forms o...

09.14.22 4:22 AM - Comment(s)
Maximizing Employee Effectiveness Through Aligning Objectives

Maximizing Employee Effectiveness Through Aligning Objectives

By A BMI Team Member

When the weather gets as hot as it has, hovering around the 30°C (86°F) mark, the temptation for many is to take time off work, pack up a camper, and spend some time deep in the wilderness to recharge.  Not everyone, however, is incentivized to this action by the weather.  Some are rather ...

08.10.22 6:53 AM - Comment(s)