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ARCHIVES: April 2013

Who’s Holding You Back at Work?

Posted on April 12, 2013 in Your Career

Maybe it’s you by Robert Half International – Career Builder Feel like you’re getting nowhere in your career? Tired of watching other people get all the promotions? You may be tempted to blame your career stall on some factor outside your control. But surprise! You […]

Do More With Less

Posted on April 7, 2013 in Get More Done

Handling a heavier workload and still getting ahead by Robert DiGiacomo – monster.com It’s a fact of life in today’s business world: People who have jobs are often asked to take on the responsibilities of people who no longer work at their company. As a […]

Don’t Just Track Your Time

Posted on April 6, 2013 in Get More Done

Manage it by Susan Ward – about.com Go to any book store, and you’ll find volumes on time management. Everyone seems to have a different system, each promising terrific results. But too often, time management is confused with “time tracking.” What’s the difference, and why […]

Planning for the Future With Annual Meetings

Posted on April 5, 2013 in Events & Meetings

How to produce long-lasting results by Alex Palmer – Successful Meetings An annual corporate meeting is a staple in American businesses. It can be great to update everyone on organizational changes, to communicate a new direction the company is going in or just to recharge […]

What does sharing cost?

Posted on April 3, 2013 in What's Your Advice - Answers

Over the past few years, I’ve noticed the dilemmas you feature often come from exhibit planners. Well, I have a question from an exhibit designer’s point of view. The requests for designs I receive rarely include budget numbers, making it tough to create a cost-effective […]

Green Is the Color This Spring

Posted on April 3, 2013 in Features

And summer and fall and winter, too by MC2 The recent economic downturn has caused some businesses to cut back on exhibit greening efforts. But going green can actually save money. Not sure how to proceed? Our handy infographic shows you eco-friendly changes for all […]

App Aptitude

Posted on April 2, 2013 in Events & Meetings

Choosing the best app for your conference or event by Brad Neuman – corbinball.com How do you communicate with people coming to your event or potential attendees? Emails? Social media? Well, now there’s another way you can keep these people informed — with a website […]