Struggling With Implementing New Technologies? AccruePartners Can Help!

Technology is one of the foundations of your business. At AccruePartners we’re beginning to see more and more organizations undergoing major technology implementation projects to help streamline business processes. These technology implementations can help drive improved functions within your organization but they can put an organization under unforeseen strain. After multiple similar conversations with our clients, AccruePartners knew we could be a resource for these types of projects.

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Grit – What It Takes To Succeed in the Workplace

What attributes lead to your success in the workplace? Would you consider yourself diligent? Ambitious? Passionate? According to UnstuckCommunity.com, these qualities definitely help, but they can’t make a full impact without another ingredient: determination to get things done — in a word, grit. Grit is a positive personality trait that can improve your chances to succeed in the workplace, and it can be developed over time. It is ones perseverance and passion for long-term goals.READ MORE

Messed Up at Work? Here’s How to Handle it…

It’s inevitable that at some point you’re going to disappoint your colleagues or boss. Whether it’s a small or big “mess up,” we’re all human and these things happen. However, how you handle owning up to your mistake can really make or break your professional reputation within your office. The Harvard Business Review explains how to handle these types of situations with eight straight forward, yet simple, steps that can help rebuild your credibility when running into a major issue in the workplace.

  1. Act Fast 
  2. Prepare Emotionally for the Conversation
  3. Practice
  4. Take Face-to-Face
  5. Tell it Like it is
  6. Apologize
  7. Suggest a Path Forward
  8. Stop Overpromising

Dive further into these eight steps here, on the Harvard Business Review’s webpage and be fully prepared if a “mess up” ever happens to you!

 

5 Ways to Ruin Your Reputation in Business

How mindful are you of your reputation in the work place? Your reputation is a reflection of your character.  Your character impacts your reputation and your reputation affects your brand and your brand affects people’s decisions to do business with you. It’s that simple. The Huffington Post outlines five reputation factors that could be working against you.

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