At this point, there is little that technology is incapable of doing. We can automate just about any process if an application doesn’t exist today – build it from scratch, and with AI and machine learning we have barely scratched the surface of what is possible. New technologies can be developed and scaled quickly, solving problems for millions in a few short years, months, or even days.
With technology, we can solve problems- we already know this. But how do we know if we are solving the right problems? Read More
The average employee has 62 meetings a month, spending 31 hours in unproductive meetings resulting in a $37 billion salary cost.
We all know the basics of meetings 101- have an objective, start and end on time, give everyone an opportunity to contribute, stay on topic, don’t hold excessive meetings, etc.
…mind-blowing stuff here I know.
So you’ve been tasked with leading a project, being a contributor, or just need to have some influence over a team you are on. Regardless of the circumstance, most of us have been in a position in which we needed to be able to be influential to without formal authority. There is no sure-fire way to build influence, but the following methods have worked for others.