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4 Principles of Great Time Management

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Dec 22, 2016 @ 04:01 PM

Sometimes we have to take a step back and work on our business ( and ourselves), instead of in our business.

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When Compassion is Self-Serving

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Fri, Dec 16, 2016 @ 06:12 PM

Compassion isn't altogether Altruistic.

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Why We Ignore Others Pain

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Tue, Dec 13, 2016 @ 01:00 PM

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Why Women should Attend a Women's Conference

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Dec 08, 2016 @ 02:47 PM

On March 9, 2017, I am a motivational speaker for the Women in Banking Conference in Macon, Georia. In partnership with the Community Bankers Association of Georgia, we are putting together videos to encourage more women to attend. To prepare for the videos, I have come up with the below list, why women should attend a women's conference.

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Three Types of Empathy

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Wed, Dec 07, 2016 @ 03:37 PM

In his motivational TedTalk, Daniel Goleman suggests there are three types of Empathy:

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How to Lead Teams who are Older than You

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Mon, Dec 05, 2016 @ 11:46 AM

When I was in my early twenties, I worked at a bank, where I managed a lot of people older than me. As a young leader,  I made a lot of mistakes, which I tried to cover up and act like I had all the answers.  

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When to Let Someone Fail

Posted by Jody Urquhart on Thu, Dec 01, 2016 @ 05:41 PM

Nobody likes to see the people we care about fail. To avoid this, well-meaning parents, friends, and managers step in and rescue them. 

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