The Duncan Report

Boring Meetings? Go From Dull to Dazzling

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Meetings can be a mind-numbing squandering of time, money, patience, and other finite resources. But they needn’t and shouldn’t be. Test drive some of these ideas yourself.

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Laughter: The Ultimate Workplace Prescription

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If laughter is the best medicine, how can we apply it in the workplace? Here’s what one expert says about human behavior that can help you have fun, and be more productive, on the job.

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Doing More With Less: Avoid Fake Work

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The challenge to “do more with less” can be a tough challenge. But it presents a golden opportunity for smart, proactive people. Here’s how to stand out from the crowd.

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Lead Like It Matters: Enrich Your Job, Career

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We’ve all seen it: The hotshot salesman who bombs when he’s appointed sales manager. The gifted engineer who seems lost in a new supervisory role. Here’s expert advice on how to transition into a new role, or be more effective in your current role.

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Change Agent: Taking Charge of Your Habits

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Even old, ingrained habits can be replaced by new ones: Alcoholics can stop drinking. Couch potatoes can adopt sustainable exercise patterns. Poor workers can become high performers. Here’s an expert’s advice on how to make it happen.

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Don’t Quit Your Day Job: Find Work You Really Love

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Let’s face it. Most adults spend the vast majority of their non-sleeping time at work. Not with their loved ones. Not with their hobbies. Not at the beach building sand castles. At work. So doesn’t it make sense to find work that is truly satisfying?

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