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Last week’s blog talked about the reasons for my need to work from home, in order to focus on the plan that will carry Qualifirst into the next decade of its life. This

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“Don’t be buffaloed by experts and elites. Experts often possess more data than judgment. Elites can become so inbred that they produce hemophiliacs who bleed to death as soon as they are nicked by

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Not long ago a customer returned some pistachio flour to us, complaining about the quality.  I could see that everyone in the office was truly concerned, since shipping a quality product is a commitment we

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How many times have you heard someone say “I get hundreds of emails a day”? How do we manage that and how do we control it? I can easily feel overwhelmed by answering emails. I

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Most people think of Picasso as an artist who created strange paintings in which people’s eyes are both on the same side of their face, and whose mouths are crooked. It’s easy to assume that

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“Respected brands that rushed to deliver low price at all costs had to figure out which corners to cut, and fooled themselves into thinking they could get away with it forever….If you’re going to

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I recently attended a course called “Leading a Data Driven Organization”. This was an eye-opening experience for me, as it demonstrated just how the power of data can influence the destiny of a company. It’s incredible

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Do you know what my seven-year old son’s favorite toys are? Not the expensive ones we have purchased for him; it’s a set of Angry Birds that he made himself with toilet paper rolls and

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“I work hard and I deserve a raise” is a thought that goes through many people’s minds at one time or another. A perception that you work hard, combined with an awareness of just how

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A marketing specialist once remarked that at Qualifirst we face challenges usually encountered by companies more than ten times our size. One of these has to do with the number of products and brands that

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