Interview with Al Pittampalli

Interview with Al Pittampalli

February 16, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

I recently wrote a review of Read This Before Our Next Meeting by Al Pittampalli. It is a good book and well worth the money. Al was gracious enough to do an interview with us about his passion for creating better meetings. You may end up buying a bunch of extra copies to give to give…

Free Book – Read This Before Our Next Meeting

Free Book – Read This Before Our Next Meeting

February 16, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

I just finished reading The Modern Meeting Standard – Read This Before Our Next Meeting. I was going to wait a few days to review it, but I wanted to tell you about it in time to take advantage of a special free give away. For a limited time you can get Read This Before Our Next…

Business is Doing Smart Things

Business is Doing Smart Things

February 16, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Marketing isn’t really all that complicated.  If you have a decent product, you simply have to let people know what you are selling and some of them will buy right?  Obviously you can be more efficient by focusing your efforts on people who are likely to buy your product.  It wouldn’t make too much sense…

Time Discounting

Time Discounting

February 16, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

There is a psychological phenomenon known as time discounting. Basically, it means that a desired result in the future is perceived as less valuable than one in the present. For example, if you allow people to choose from being paid an amount in one year as opposed to being paid a smaller amount now, they…

7 Actionable Ways to Turn Stress into Success

7 Actionable Ways to Turn Stress into Success

January 21, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Stress is obviously something we’re all trying to avoid, but just because it’s something we try to prevent doesn’t mean it can’t be used to our advantage. Unfortunately, there’s no way of getting around it, so we might as well make the most of it. If we let stress take over our lives, we won’t…

How Can You Tell If a Productivity Tool Really Improves Your Performance?

How Can You Tell If a Productivity Tool Really Improves Your Performance?

January 20, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Thanks to the advances of the connected world, we have more apps and devices to improve our productivity than ever before. There are thousands of companies all claiming to have the productivity tools you need to work faster, more efficiently, or in a way that’s more compliant—but there are a few problems with these claims.…

A Look at the Future of Chatbots in Customer Service

A Look at the Future of Chatbots in Customer Service

January 19, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

There has been a lot of progress within the customer interaction space. This includes both in the skill sets for customer service personnel, and in the development of chatbots that mimic human conversations. The chatbots are built upon artificial intelligence technologies. Massive paradigm shifts have already occurred in how customers interact with businesses, and now chatbots…

Increase Ecommerce Sales With Adaptive Ecommerce

Increase Ecommerce Sales With Adaptive Ecommerce

January 17, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Traditional commerce and trade practices have always kept the customer in dark about the products being sold and it’s business information. Sellers always had the upper hand while interacting with buyers. This means the true product value was never really made clear to the customer before the purchase. Even when purchasing a discounted product, customers…

Productivity Experts Agree: Your Office Environment Needs to Change

Productivity Experts Agree: Your Office Environment Needs to Change

January 16, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Completely open workspaces might not be the norm for long if employees and productivity experts have their way. According to research conducted by William Belk, 58 percent of top performers want more privacy, and 54 percent say their current spaces have too many distractions to be truly effective. Open designs were originally intended to increase collaboration…