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Docstoc
August 3, 2008 By Katy Whitton

Docstoc is an online file exchange/storage site that allows you to upload, share and request a variety of documents in a rage of file formats. The categories the currently cover are Legal, Business, Financial, Technology, Educational and Creative, with a variety of subcategories under … Read Article »

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Free Managing Meetings Ebook
August 3, 2008 By Katy Whitton

Free Subscriber Download Subscribe to the Flipping Heck! Blog, and receive your Free subscriber download of “Managing Meetings” What the book covers: What is a meeting? Why do we need them? Who benefits from them and where did all the free doughnuts go? Types … Read Article »

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August 2, 2008 By Katy Whitton

There appears to be an unwritten punishment for leaving the office first or arriving last. This is classic long hours culture, with staff judged on how long they stay, not how quickly they get things done. This normally means that people are not working … Read Article »

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Featured Meeting Mate 3
August 2, 2008 By Katy Whitton

Consistently over the past 6 months or so, the same search terms keeps on coming up at the top of my stats. The subject? How to write meeting minutes. In this post I provide some tools and tips to help you write good … Read Article »

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August 2, 2008 By Katy Whitton

We've not long migrated from Thunderbird to Entourage at work, which I was a bit hesitant about as I'm a big fan of Thunderbird and have used it quite successfully within my "Getting Things Done" system, plus it made managing emails really easy with … Read Article »

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August 1, 2008 By Katy Whitton

To-do lists are a stress management tool and have a calming effect on nearly three-quarters (73 percent) of people who responded in the United States, simply because everything is written down in front of them. Respondents in Canada are most likely to have a … Read Article »