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Online Systems: Outgoing Messages

You may ask yourself why we separated the incoming messages systems with the outgoing message systems. (Missed the last blog post about systems for dealing with incoming messages? Click here.) For me, incoming messages are mainly reactive to while outgoing messages are more proactive. We all have things we need to communicate about and figure …

The Temptation To Automation

I was having a conversation the other day with another business person. “You know, I’m trying to get better with systems.” I told her. “Ugh, systems, that’s such a 2015 obsession!” she lamented. And she’s right. We’re all obsessed with doing things better, more efficiently. I have heard more systems consultants on podcasts and read …

Five Love Languages

I know it’s hard to believe but sometimes, I get in fights with people. Or more accurately, I get mad at them and steam silently. I know, super helpful. One thing I’ve learned in my travels is about the five love languages: http://www.5lovelanguages.com/ If you go on this site, there is a short quiz (30ish questions) …