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Seven strategies for getting out of the office on time

Seven strategies for getting out of the office on time

So, you’d like to leave the office on time – at least two or three times a week. Perhaps your loved ones are waiting for you, you have another life to…

Cindy Tonkin May 29, 2012
Soft Skills for Technical Professionals

Soft Skills for Technical Professionals

Data is the new black. Analytics is the future. Research shows us that those with greater social (or soft) skills will be better paid, be promoted more and our…

Cindy Tonkin May 2, 2012
Outsider sells!

Outsider sells!

The value of being an outsider is something many consultants talk about but cannot always describe so well. In this video, Jonah Lehrer talks about the psychological…

Cindy Tonkin April 4, 2012
Should you send that email? really?

Should you send that email? really?

I hate reply all. I hate cc everyone. I especially hate reply alls on cc everyone emails. I’m not alone. Here are some guidelines: from Seth Godin Email checklist and…

Cindy Tonkin February 23, 2012
What does strategy mean?

What does strategy mean?

Words are imprecise. Frances told her boss I want to work on more “strategic” projects. Her boss asked her to create a strategy for bringing suppliers…

Cindy Tonkin February 15, 2012
Planning different ways

Planning different ways

Perhaps you, like many consultants, would like to have a cool plan to make you feel in charge of your consultancy and your life. The type of planning that works…

Cindy Tonkin September 19, 2011
Free consulting tools - you know you want them

Free consulting tools - you know you want them

Too many consultants are great at consulting, but have no real idea about how to set up and run their consultancy profitably and painlessly. I’ll help you!…

Cindy Tonkin September 15, 2011