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The Power of Being Clear and Prepared

Samantha Johnson · May 7, 2024

Refining your preparation skills will significantly enhance your impact and accelerate your career. Read more

TeamGuru’s Speed Upgrade Unleashed!

Samantha Johnson · Apr 22, 2024

Awesome news: We’ve cranked up the speed on our platform with a massive infrastructure upgrade. Read more

Your Guide to Cultivating Resilience

Samantha Johnson · Apr 15, 2024

Let’s dig into how you can harness resilience to turn challenges into stepping stones Read more

Spring into Action: Streamline Your Approval Process for Success

Elise Foley · Apr 4, 2024

Breathe new life into your Metric Approval process and explore actionable tips to get organized and efficient. Read more

The Next Level of Getting Things Done

Samantha Johnson · Apr 3, 2024

Boost efficiency with enhanced GTD: Solve once, streamline forever. Read more

The Secret Psychology Behind Effective Meetings

Samantha Johnson · Mar 20, 2024

Meetings, whether online or in-person, are the double-edged swords of the business world. Read more

The Unseen Impact of Kindness in Leadership

Samantha Johnson · Mar 4, 2024

Unlock the power of kindness in leadership: a strategy that balances demanding excellence with genuine empathy to foster innovation and retain talent. Read more

Quick Fear Management Strategies for Business Professionals

Samantha Johnson · Feb 26, 2024

Here are some quick tips to help you manage your fear and transform your state in just a few minutes Read more

Harnessing Emotional Intelligence in Lean Management

Samantha Johnson · Feb 19, 2024

The true essence of Lean transcends the confines of mere operational tweaks, reaching into the realm of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Read more

The Magic Impact of the 6:1 Feedback Rule

Samantha Johnson · Feb 12, 2024

The 6:1 Feedback Rule emerges as a groundbreaking strategy, advocating for six instances of positive, specific feedback Read more

5 Tricks to Quickly Get You Out of Your Box

Samantha Johnson · Feb 6, 2024

How do you break free from conventional thought patterns? Here are five powerful techniques to jump-start your creativity Read more

The Power of Microbreaks: Boosting Productivity and Creativity

Samantha Johnson · Jan 29, 2024

Do you dream of skyrocketing productivity and igniting your creativity without Read more

From Lean to Agile and Back: Reciprocal Learning

Samantha Johnson · Jan 22, 2024

Once a fledgling concept nurtured by the principles of Lean, Agile has matured and evolved Read more

Glitz & Goals: Light Up into 2024 with Purpose

Elise Foley · Jan 19, 2024

Kickstart the year with Kaizen and let your ideas flow freely, highlighting a path to success Read more

A Good Day At Work

Samantha Johnson · Jan 15, 2024

Creating a positive and productive workday is not just about individual fulfillment Read more

Fine-Tuning The Hybrid Work Model in 2024

Samantha Johnson · Jan 8, 2024

Creating an effective hybrid model requires a thoughtful design to ensure it aligns with the requirements of both the team and the organization Read more

Mastering 2024: Learn, Adapt, and Thrive!

Samantha Johnson · Jan 1, 2024

Welcome to 2024 – a year of potential and endless possibilities. Read more

Launch Your Projects to New Heights

Elise Foley · Dec 21, 2023

Rise above challenges with an elevated data view. Read more

The Psychology of Growth in Economic Downturns

Samantha Johnson · Dec 18, 2023

History tells us that economic downturns, while challenging, can also be fertile ground for growth Read more

From Office Workers to AI Coaches: A Skill Shift

Samantha Johnson · Dec 11, 2023

The traditional skill set of office professionals is undergoing a significant transformation Read more

Flourishing Customization: Where Productivity Takes Root and Blooms!

Elise Foley · Dec 7, 2023

Cultivate strategic success with the help of a digital green thumb... Read more

Striking a Balance: Leading vs. Lagging KPIs

Samantha Johnson · Dec 4, 2023

Let's delve into how businesses can strike a balance and use KPIs to drive success. Read more

After the Rush: Lean Thinking for Next Black Friday

Samantha Johnson · Nov 27, 2023

It’s the perfect time to analyze, learn, and implement changes. Read more

Project Management Doesn't Need to Feel Like a Jungle

Kate Apking · Nov 23, 2023

Go bananas for seamless project integration! Peel back complexity with custom objects and API magic. Read more

Captain's Guide to Self-Management

Samantha Johnson · Nov 20, 2023

Take a moment to reflect: In the vast ocean of professional life, who is truly guiding you? Read more

Energize Your Success: Beyond Time Management

Samantha Johnson · Nov 14, 2023

Let's shift our perspective to a transformative idea: managing energy, not just time. Read more

Hoshin Planning Cheatsheet

Samantha Johnson · Nov 6, 2023

We've put together a handy cheatsheet to guide you through organizing a Hoshin Planning workshop and its subsequent processes. Read more

Lean 101: Path to Business Excellence

Samantha Johnson · Oct 27, 2023

While the sight of a hamburger might not immediately evoke thoughts of "efficiency," there's an underlying story worth noting. Read more

Beat Work Stress in Just 10 Minutes

Samantha Johnson · Oct 16, 2023

Whether it's a looming deadline, an unexpected conflict, or simply an overwhelming day, our response to stress is pivotal. Read more

Early Bird Gets the Worm: Learn This Success Trick

Samantha Johnson · Oct 10, 2023

The finish lines that impact others—clients, bosses, or teammates—carry a bit of extra sparkle. Read more

Hoshin Planning: Pivoting in Economic Downturns

Samantha Johnson · Oct 2, 2023

Ensure precise alignment, clarity, and powerful execution Read more

Integrated Program Management: Tips for the Visionary Leader

Samantha Johnson · Sept 25, 2023

Managing projects is akin to orchestrating a mission to space. Read more

TeamGuru's Babel Fish Moment: Now Fluent in 16 Languages!

Samantha Johnson · Sept 14, 2023

Hold on to your hats and glasses, because we're about to unveil a global-sized announcement Read more

HR's Turn: From 'Resources' to 'Relationships'

Samantha Johnson · Sept 11, 2023

Your team members aren't just resources; they're vibrant individuals with their own interests Read more

A 'Back to School' Approach to Business

Samantha Johnson · Sept 1, 2023

Here's your opportunity to reinvigorate strategies, re-energize teams, and even inject a healthy dose of Read more

LOOK Closely at Your Strategic Plan

Kate Apking · Aug 31, 2023

Bridge the gap between strategy and action with two different views. Read more


Eva Strapková · Aug 29, 2023

Effortlessly communicate your strategy: share a streamlined X-matrix and connected plan. Read more


Kate Apking · Aug 10, 2023

Jump in and experience the future of outstanding teamwork and data-driven decision-making. Read more

Transforming Leadership Styles for the 21st Century

Samantha Johnson · Aug 7, 2023

We all stand at a critical juncture, ready to embrace a new leadership ethos Read more

Turning Tides: Leveraging Crises for Business Opportunities

Samantha Johnson · Aug 1, 2023

Business history is riddled with stories of companies that not only survived crises Read more

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