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The CDC Changed Its Guidance on Cleaning. Here’s What That Means for Your Business

If you’ve spent the last year of pandemic life excessively wiping down counters, and disinfecting surfaces, you may be able to relax a bit more. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its guidance on cleaning and disinfecting everyday household surfaces on Monday, saying that in most situations with no known coronavirus exposure, scrubbing a surface soap and water, rather than […]

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Answering Yes to These 5 Questions Means Your Leadership Skills Are Better Than You Think

Good leaders understand the importance of prioritizing the interests of those they are leading over their own. This is no easy task, even for the most accomplished leader. But it works because it inspires people to a higher purpose. To evaluate and reflect on where you stand as a leader, and whether you are fit for the role, consider measuring […]

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Saying Yes to These 8 Questions Means You May Be More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Thought

The popular topic of emotional intelligence continues to gain ground. You can’t blame countless authors for writing about it, and you certainly can’t blame scores of coaches, trainers, and consultants for wanting to teach the principles to leaders.  Emotional intelligence (EQ) is a hot item because it makes the workplace better. While IQ will undoubtedly make people successful at […]

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What Biden’s Plan for Universal Broadband Means for Your Business

Joe Biden has broadband on his mind. The digital divide became even more apparent during the pandemic, making it nearly impossible for businesses in areas without adequate broadband access to launch a new e-commerce shop or even have Zoom calls with co-workers. “As we’ve seen during the Covid-19 crisis, access to broadband and technology platforms has been critical […]

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What President Joe Biden Means for You

After an election season like no other, Joe Biden is set to become the 46th President of the United States. While his victory signals a major shift in policy, he may be hard pressed to undo Donald Trump’s legislative agenda, especially if the Senate majority remains Republican–something we might not know until January.  Even so, initiatives such as additional pandemic relief and potentially […]