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Without it, I wouldn’t be attempting and investing the time in our DIY. It’s just that getting there is so involved and time consuming. Sometimes the use case is about productivity, fairness and time management efficiencies.

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Sustaining Enthusiasm for a Long-Term Project

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In 2001, a team led by NASA principal investigator Alan Stern crafted the proposal for the New Horizons mission. The team relied on strong leadership, rigorous risk assessment, and of course, endless patience. A huge part of the mission’s success was the team’s Longevity document, a list of requirements for ensuring the probe’s successful 2015 encounter with Pluto.

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Lesson from LeBron James: How to decide when to relocate.

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Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook You don't need to be a basketball fan to know that LeBron James has been deciding if he should stay with his current team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, or move to another, more winning team.

Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying | Penelope Trunk's.

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Is this your first time here? Spend limited amounts of time with people. What I do hear Asperger’s people sad about all the time is a lack of employment opportunity. The way to improve this is to spend less time with people. At work you do not need to spend tons of time with people. But I know for next time. You need to make it worth everyone’s time. And it’s fair, because someone who everyone likes actually does make the team more productive.

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Interview: Citrusox – Trendy Legwear that’s Fashionable, Comfortable and Affordable

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Her inspiration for sewing came from her mom – every time she saw her mom sew, she would want to do so herself. This began her endless venture into part-time jobs, including A&W and MOS Burger. She decide it was time to start her business and be her own boss.

BNET Column: Perfectionism is a disease. Here's how to beat it.

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Is this your first time here? Posted to: Self-management | Time management October 19th, 2010 Del.icio.us People will think you spent your time and energy doing something else — something that meant more to you. Save time to be nice and develop relationships.

Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work | Penelope.

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Is this your first time here? The bias against introverts in American society is well documented , including research that shows that a spot on the cheerleading team foreshadows career success much more reliably than a spot on the honor roll. An introvert has more energy for doing life if he or she gets time alone, to recharge. Introverts can alleviate this problem by being fully attentive for a short time and then leaving. We come off as aloof or anti-social at times.

Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Being an expert takes time, not talent Posted to: Fulfillment | Goal setting | How to blog January 28th, 2010 Del.icio.us And if you think management in corporate life is an exception, you’re wrong. There are stories like that, ones we hang onto when we do things like watch the Olympics and allow ourselves to think, “Maybe I’ll be on the luge team in 2014.”

The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

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Is this your first time here? I remember the first time in my life I heard about people who can’t write anymore. She has conducted the Stanford Study of Writing , which includes about 15,000 writing samples from students from 2001 – 2006. Thompson writes that, “Lunsford's team found that the students were remarkably adept at what rhetoricians call kairos —assessing their audience and adapting their tone and technique to best get their point across.

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? Read all the time, among broad sources and materials. They take care of farm animals and get rewarded with computer time. Then he says this type of cattle is very tall and really hard to manage.

The science of love at first sight | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? The setting of smart people talking about ideas primed me to fall in love, like the farm setting primed me the next time. I enjoy the people that I work with and team work that takes place.

Underrated career skill: Asking questions | Penelope Trunk's.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Underrated career skill: Asking questions Posted to: Managing Up | Networking December 15th, 2009 Del.icio.us And if you think you’re above this strategy, consider this: Companies do this all the time, they just call the temporary help consultants instead of therapists. Usually stuff like this takes too much time, and, also, it’s usually boring to do.

How to find the most fulfilling careers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? Besides, people with Asperger's have a hard time lying.) Few people can cope with being the caretaker all the time. Or worse, next time I win an argument, I'll feel lawyerly! Cuz I DO, when I win, which is ALL the time!

Brazen Careerist opens an office in DC | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? But it's also clear to me that the timing was perfect for all of us. But at this point, I find I'm happier cooking for everyone than managing them.

We overestimate the gap between nonprofit and for-profit jobs.

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Is this your first time here? Caring for each other has more to do about the people who we report to and manage than the goals of the organization. If your boss comes to work every day genuinely looking to help you grow, and you do the same for the people you manage, then that's a great workplace. And they give employees time off to serve the community directly. but it's past time for a move in this direction in the general nonprofit community.

Start recognizing patterns in problems | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? So let me tell you all the things that are difficult about me: I want to talk about everything, all the time. Because he has X, and because he has dumped me about 20 times. We go in circles all the time. We burned ours after some time.

Twitter can save your life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook It’s safe to say that the majority of the world thinks Twitter is a waste of time. Yes, Twitter is a darling of the New York Times and frequents front pages of mainstream media. Twitter users ask questions all the time – usually how to. It used to be that the New York Times told you what was the news for that day. People who spend much time on Twitter do seem to be rather lonely.

How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? I wanted to take back all the times I said I’m not good at sales. Because I want to be more like them, and there’s a great piece by Clive Thompson in the New York Times about the Framingham Heart Study that shows that you become more like the people you hang out with. When I was flying two or three times a week, I sat beside a lot of sales guys. Goldman says, “If you’re a great team player, you probably don’t belong in sales.

Popular posts of 2009. Sort of. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook It’s the time of year when I list my top posts of 2009. If you’re wondering, some of the posts that brought in more than 400 comments are: Five time management tricks I learned from Tim Ferriss I hate David Dellifield. Funniest thing I've read in a long time. About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Popular posts of 2009. Sort of.

How to express your true self at work | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? By the time you’re going to board meetings you’re supposed to be done with this stuff.” People ask for posts all the time, but few people ask for playlists.) Perhaps next time you can submit a mix tape instead? :) It's my favorite as well.

The farmer reviews three business books | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog The farmer reviews three business books Posted to: Parenting | Productivity | Self-management July 13th, 2010 Del.icio.us This is what a team is.

Snapshot of the new workplace: Karen Owen's PowerPoint | Penelope.

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Is this your first time here? In the time it takes to sit down and have a book written, it's moved on. Come a few times, in fact. This would be my thoughts on these power points: For a long time, women were not allowed to "use" their sexual powers.

Tactic for combatting distraction | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? Some cases are considered harassment when a female manager calls a male subordinate "sweetie." The chant is all the productivity books in the world, distilled down to eleven words: One thing at a time.

Frugality is a career tool | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? If you invest in an expensive bicycle because you’re going to do triathlons then you limit your ability to take off more time from work to actually train for the triathlon. The short time out of the workforce can thus be quickly made up. Nor does having a "house manager" @Penelope You are many things but do you really, honestly believe you are frugal? Choose how you spend the time wisely!

How to be lost with panache | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? But New York Magazine is the best at taking my breath away, every time. Forgetting to sleep or change clothes for days at a time. I can’t stop thinking about the house even though the house does not require full-time thinking any more.

6 Tips for better conflict resolution | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? So the first time he dumped me I tried to get the lubricants hat as a relationship souvenir. He says it’s too much to make room for me and the kids at the same time as helping me and the kids hatch chicks.

Webinar on Friday, Wedding on Saturday | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? Have I ever told you guys how much I love waking up every day and having a wide span of time to be by myself? After all, the last time I checked I wasn't paying to read this blog so what obligation do you have?

How I improved my morning routine | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How I improved my morning routine Posted to: Time management September 13th, 2010 Del.icio.us I tried having my house manager come early, to help me.

The nuts and bolts of building a brand | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog The nuts and bolts of building a brand Posted to: Managing Up | Self-management February 23rd, 2010 Del.icio.us It's time to take the Brazen Careerist part off of my blog. It's time for the blog to just be Penelope Trunk, and only my company should use the name Brazen Careerist. So, it's time to take it off my blog.

The biggest triumph is getting out of bed | Penelope Trunk's.

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Is this your first time here? By the time you're close, you are so motivated to get there that it doesn't feel like work at all. We do that on our own, and each time I do it I am thankful, in a deep, spiritual way. It’s a function of time.

How to do damage control | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to do damage control Posted to: Learn to take advice | Self-management September 24th, 2010 Del.icio.us About ten thousand times.

What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? I obviously pay close attention to your and your team at BC, because what you've created is so relevant to the community I've built at 20SB. you and your team *BC was and is…(not BR) Posted by DShan on November 17, 2009 at 9:27 am | permalink | Reply I always enjoy your posts, Penelope, but I hope your other facts are more checked than the one about Dooce. It's a struggle working full-time and trying to blog full-time.

How to deal with unemployment in the face of holiday cheer.

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Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The end of December is one of the hardest times of the year to be unemployed. Here are ways to feel better in these situations if you are having a tough time right now. Or, if they don’t, then it’s a good time to face that, right? December and January are the most common times for people to get hired. Now is the time to check out large companies like those.)

Almost a review of Seth Godin's book, Linchpin | Penelope Trunk's.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Almost a review of Seth Godin's book, Linchpin Posted to: Career fulfillment | Self-management February 15th, 2010 Del.icio.us The farmer is doing those things in compressed time: the two years since I have known him. As a reward to the farmer for trying to cope with the snow and me at the same time, I brought him a snowstorm’s supply of lox and bagels.

Obama. Wow. And one thing about work. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts Live video chat: How to find career fulfillment How to figure out what you should be doing with your life How to hit a wall at work, with grace How to find the right job for you How to be a good manager: Be generous Comments (84) Leave a Comment If Obama really lacked BS he would have participated in open debates with alternative political party presidential candidates.

How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? There's relief: A new, jarring way of thinking becomes tame over time. Actually,” I say, “I need brass polished finish for the s-trap, and I have had a hard time finding it.” Total time eating out: two months.

When is it okay to use the F word? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook A lot of what I learned in college I learned from the New York Times. I was completely incapable of managing the college application process on my own. But in real life, I say fuck all the time.

Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

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Is this your first time here? Also, we'll run through questions that I get asked all the time. He says that he read about a football team that painted the opposing team's locker room pink. I'll start obsessing if it's psych-eval check up time.

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint Posted to: Self-management May 30th, 2010 Del.icio.us This used to happen all the time.

We're nearing the end of email, maybe | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog We're nearing the end of email, maybe Posted to: Networking | Self-management April 23rd, 2010 Del.icio.us And transparency trumps privacy every time.