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  • 3 Tips for Increasing Your Productivity at Work

    Posted by Barbara Roemhild, Intern Architect

    3 Tips for Increasing Your Productivity at Work

    In today’s fast paced world of smart phones, electronic libraries, and social media, we have more access to new and relevant information than we’ve had at any other time in history. The entire Library of Congress can fit ...

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    Category: Business, Culture

  • 5 Tips for Writing Successful Posts on Your Professional Services Blog

    Posted by Britt Gillette, Marketing Coordinator

    5 Tips for Writing Successful Posts on Your Professional Services Blog

    Is your professional services firm thinking about launching a blog? Or maybe you already have one, but you think your traffic should be higher? If so, the following tips might help you in your quest to generate thoughtful blog content ...

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    Category: Business

  • Using the Balanced Scorecard: Implementing a Strategic Plan That Works

    Posted by Jared Jamison, Director of Strategic Planning

    Using the Balanced Scorecard: Implementing a Strategic Plan That Works

    Peter Drucker once said, "Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work." There is an often-cited statistic that approximately 70% of strategic plans fail for one reason or another. All too often, strategic plans end up ...

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    Category: Business

  • Working Internationally

    Posted by Brett Prillaman, Project Manager

    Working Internationally

    It is, perhaps, commonplace to listen to a returning traveler from abroad speak about how relieved they are to be back home or just how different it is overseas or cross-border.  Yet this perspective is nothing more than an experience ...

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    Category: Business

  • Revenue Recognition – Measuring Financial Success

    Posted by Lisa Bilski, Director of Finance

    Revenue Recognition – Measuring Financial Success

    Our firm measures financial success on multiple levels. Our project managers track success in terms of profitability on their projects. Our market directors track our success in terms of profitability in their markets, and the executive team and our shareholders ...

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    Category: Business, Finance

  • 7 Rules For Keeping and Maintaining Business Relationships

    Posted by Ben Lilly, Director of International Federal Programs

    7 Rules For Keeping and Maintaining Business Relationships

     

    Cultivating strong business relationships is one of the most important factors for the success of any business, especially in light of the economic headwinds of the past five years. Now, more than ever, businesses need to pay particular attention to ...

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    Category: Business

  • How Does Operations Support Strategy?

    Posted by Jared Jamison, Director of Strategic Planning

    When people hear the term operations as a business function, they typically think of the day-to-day workings of a business; strategy is usually not the first thought that pops into their heads. Most definitions of business operations sound something like ...

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    Category: Business