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SHRM Annual Conference Paycom Break Room Podcast

SHRM Annual ConferenceEvery year, the Society of Human Resource Management SHRM annual conference is held so that HR professionals from around the world can gather and learn from industry experts, and share their experiences. Paycom attended the 2017 SHRM annual conference in New Orleans to meet with industry thought leaders, SHRM volunteers …

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The Perfect Introduction in 6 Words or Less: Give Attention to Get Attention

clay hebert the perfect introductionI am constantly looking for people or brands that are truly paying attention to what matters, whether it is the brand they’ve built, the community that they serve, or maybe it’s a product they’ve created. Meet one of the smartest guys I know, Clay Hebert.

Clay has trained senior …

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Posted in For Networking, How To Articles, Neen Recommends, Productive Relationships, Productivity for Job Seekers by Neen James.
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Pay Attention to Opportunities to Recommend Your Peers: It’s Good Business – and Good Fun!

SHRM How to Refer and RecommendRecently I had the privilege of speaking at the SHRM Volunteer Leadership Summit in Washington, DC with four of my speaker friends that I frequently recommend to others. We are part of a group called The Keynoters and clients often hire us together to speak at their events. We had …

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Posted in Attention Pays, For Networking, Productive Event Management, Productive Relationships, Productivity for Professionals by Neen James.
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5 Ways to Create Advocates

Create Advocates Network Professionals

Who are your advocates?

 

Advocates could be people inside your organization, or outside your business that advocate for you. These people who can recommend you to others in their network, share resources, products and services with others. Advocates are vital to anyone in corporate or entrepreneurial business.

 

If …

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Posted in Attention Pays, For Networking, Productive Relationships by Neen James.

Conference Tips for First Timers: National Speakers Association

Thom Singer photoIf you’re joining us at the National Speakers Association annual conference, being held this year in Washington, D.C., you’ll want to read the following post: Conference Tips for First Timers by guest blogger, Thom Singer. Strap on your seatbelts and get ready for a fun ride! 

The first time you …

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Posted in For Networking, Thought Leaders in Stilettos by Neen James.
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Be Ah-Mazing: Systemize Thoughtfulness

You don’t have time to do everything, only time to do what matters.Thank you card

 

Leaders of influence know people matter. To continue to reach out and connect with people around you and remind them they matter, we believe you can systemize thoughtfulness.

 

Here are a few strategies we use:…

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Posted in For Networking, Personal Productivity, Productive Relationships by Neen James.
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Get Productive: Being Friendly is Being Generous inspired by Thom Singer

This morning I read Seth Godin’s blog (as I do most mornings, his is one of the first I read and some days I love it and other days I think …Ok) – today’s resonated with me.  The premise of the blog was connection.  This is something that is …

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Posted in For Networking, Personal Productivity, Productive Event Management, Productive Meetings, Productive Relationships, Productivity Tip, Thought for Today by Neen James.
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Get Productive: Listen Intently to those around you

Bruce White - Leader at JKJ Spotlight Bruce White from Johnson Kendall Johnson

One of our favorite clients is Johnson Kendall Johnson (JKJ). We were really impressed with one of the partners of this firm, Bruce White.

This award winning full-service insurance brokerage and risk management firm has managed corporate and personal needs since …

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Posted in For Networking, Mentoring productively, Personal Productivity, Productive Relationships, Thought Leaders in Stilettos by Neen James.
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Get Productive: Be Equipped for a massively productive year!

What's your impact on 2013?

Today while reflecting on what 2013 would hold for us it struck me we need to be equipped. Equipped with the right tools to get it done, the right team to support the process and the time to make it all happen!

We can’t let …

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Posted in For Attorneys, For Networking, Personal Productivity, Productivity Tip, Thought for Today, Woman in Business by Neen James.
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Get Productive: Never lose sight of cool dreams

Want a productive meeting? Have a tele-coffee (forgive my facial expression)!

Last week something cool happened, I was delighted to serve as the keynote speaker for one of the most amazing events in our area with over 600+ incredible women.

Let me give you some  back story… when we landed …

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