Constructive Procrastination

Professor Beekums

I recently read a great article about procrastination. While the common viewpoint is that procrastination is a waste of time, it can also be a source of creativity. It reminds me of the classic advice when banging your head against a problem: take a break. Step away. Breathe.

Women in the Construction Industry: The Low Down #NotJustForBoys

Women on Business

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5 Problems Construction Businesses Will Inevitably Face

Strategy Driven

Of all the business sectors in the world, none are quite so tangible as construction. If you open a construction business, then your everyday life will be governed by a very physical reality. Construction is an inherently dangerous industry.

Free Website Under Construction and Coming Soon Page

I'm Programmer

Here we provide 20+ Free Website Under Construction and Coming Soon Page with demo and Source. Enough said to take a look at below free downloads of a website under construction page which you might need before blanking out. Under Construction Responsive Website Template.

Design and Run Experiments That Actually Progress Your Business

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

MIT’s Fiberbots Collaborate for Robotic ‘Swarm Construction’

The New Stack

Despite our reservations about the imminent robot takeover , smart machines of various stripes are making their presence known in a variety of fields: creating surprisingly good music and literature , helping human surgeons and boosting productivity on construction sites.

How to Effectively Manage Construction Projects With a Large Workforce

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Supercomputer constructed inside of an old church

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Four Things You Could Be Doing For A More Sustainable Construction Biz

Strategy Driven

The construction industry has always been well respected while also being at the center of a global focus for pollution. Poor air quality is a big deal, and the construction industry is always in the spotlight due to the way the pollutants hit the air.

In 100 Words: On Criticizing Constructively


It is as important to say no to constant negativity as it is to pay heed to constructive criticism that helps us improve constantly. - – – – -. A novice painter once put his first painting at a busy cross road for people to mark mistakes.

Two Constructs From Biology To Consider Regarding Enterprise IT


Two constructs from biology to think about regarding enterprise tech: The Cambrian Explosion and a Malthusian Problem. Bob Gourley. The Cambrian Explosion is was a period of rapid evolution and an explosion of life. The Cambrian Explosion began around 542 million years ago.

6 Tools You Need for Your Construction Business

Strategy Driven

If you’re working in construction, then you’ll know there are some key tools you just can’t do without. Everyone should have a hand saw whether they’re in construction or not. From small DIY jobs to big construction jobs, there’s a place for the hand saw.

How to Get Started with Your Commercial Construction Project

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Ring Fence: 5 Ways To Prevent Theft On A Construction Site

Strategy Driven

Construction is booming at the moment as more people realize that manual labor is a suitable career. The obvious thing to do is to invest in construction cameras and create a high-tech security system. Construction sites are prime targets because they house lots of valuable materials.

Context on Forced Joint Unity and DoD and Impact on Military C2 Constructs


Today we don’t fight solo – we fight as Coalitions. Unilateral US military actions are rare, and getting rarer. As US DoD budgets continue to shrink, we encourage our coalition partners to pick up the slack. That may help but only so much. This past summer we saw an outstanding example of Maritime Partnerships. RIMPAC 2014 involved twenty-two Nations (including China!) and over 40 ships and submarines and more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel. To read more please log in. Login.

After Building Cleaning Services For Your Business

Strategy Driven

If you are having any sort of building work done at your business, then the excitement of the finished product can often cloud your judgement and make you forget about all of the dirt which will be left behind because of the construction itself.

Defining Your Leadership Role

Lead on Purpose

It’s about constructive criticism within the ranks and determining which issues and concerns may be more problematic than others and dealing with those in a timely manner. As long as it’s done in a respective and constructive manner, the bond forged as a result is something money can’t buy.

If Failure is NOT an Option, Then Why Do I Want It?

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FarmBot (Part 2): ‘Temporary’ raised bed


After constructing these in large segments, we would assemble them together on top of the supportive construction, which was still missing. A couple of weeks ago we decided to continue building all FarmBot parts. To get more speed, I asked Sjuck – our house carpenter – to create a temporary solution made of wood. Since […]. The post FarmBot (Part 2): ‘Temporary’ raised bed appeared first on Xebia Blog. Artifical intelligence Internet Of Things

CIOs Need To Forget The Yearly Reviews – Do It Monthly! (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Instead what often happens is that the employee just ends up focusing on the criticism and ignores any suggestion of constructive ways that they can become better. Feedback sessions need to be done more often with younger IT workers….

How to Give Designers Professional Feedback (from Designers)


Professional designers discuss giving creative feedback and collaborating constructively to fellow designers on teams

2 Rules For Being A Better CIO Boss (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Post tags: boss , buddy , close personal friends , coaching , constructive feedback , employees , new manager , professional distance , rules of supervision , sharing private information , write someone up. You can’t be a buddy and be a boss.

Dissecting the Intricacies of Typography Anatomy (with Infographic)


The letters used to construct our written languages have their own anatomical features. Here is a collection of lesser-known letter parts that every designer should be aware of (with an awesome infographic

Dell Technologies Consuming Less at Hannover Messe

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

We incorporate it into every single business practice, including the design and construction of our exhibition booth at Hannover Messe. Typically, given the temporary nature of trade fair exhibitions, booths are not designed or constructed with sustainability in mind, as much of the.

The Good, The Bad and The Testable: How to Give Your Experiment the Best Foundation

Whether you’re constructing a house, a new business or a mobile app, a solid foundation is critical. It gives you a strong base from which to build, and it can have massive implications on the life of your project further down the road. The same goes for the experimentation process.

Micro Focus Lays DevOps Foundation for RPA

Micro Focus has announced the general availability of Micro Focus Robotic Process Automation (RPA), which sets the stage for employing DevOps processes to construct highly automated business processes.

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Chef Commits to 100 Percent Open Source Code

Chef has decided to open source its entire portfolio of IT automation software as part of an effort to make it easier for organizations to construct a DevOps pipeline using the company’s software.

Digital Transformation in the Field: CSR Connect


Learn how CSR Limited, a global leader in the construction supply industry, partnered with Toptal to digitize a 150-year-old supply chain to optimize operations and delight customers

How AIOps Makes DevOps Less Noisy

Without the application of a well-constructed noise reduction plan, alert noise […]. For DevOps engineers, “noise” is the enemy of productivity.

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Stay Cool: Take Design Feedback Strategically


It's incumbent on designers to encourage others to give them quality feedback on their work that foments constructive discussion Getting and receiving feedback—without losing one's cool—is an art.

Atlassian Adds Pre-Configured Pipelines to Bitbucket CI/CD

As a result, most pipelines today are constructed using manual pipelines. One of the primary reasons DevOps processes have not been widely adopted across the enterprise is that building pipelines across all the tools required is a painstaking effort.

Ways to Attack Your Web Application


There are a lot of security issues web developers have to keep in mind during constructing a web application. If your application works with personal data, banks or cryptocurrencies – this information is a good starting point. Every vulnerability in your application can cost a lot in the future so do not be afraid to […]. Posts

On Leadership, Opening Up and Being Prepared


Confined by constructs of an organization. When those assumptions are constructively challenged, new ideas emerge. When you constantly enable others succeed, you gain better understanding of human motivations and ways to constructively use them for better results. Home Go to Guest Posts Disclaimer On Leadership, Opening Up and Being Prepared Leaders cannot afford to be confined. Limited job descriptions. Rigid ways of handling situations. Status-Quos.

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The Rules of Motivation: A Story About Correcting Failed Sales Incentive Schemes


They encourage certain behavior and that, if poorly constructed, can lead to perverse results and conflicting interests. Rewards programs and sales incentive schemes are necessary for any business that operates outbound customer acquisition channels.

3 Great Videos about GraphQL


The query explorer is a powerful way to construct and test different API queries. Since GraphQL is a hot topic and a new way of creating APIs for client devices and applications , it helps to learn what it is, how it’s used and why it’s becoming quickly adopted for new projects.

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The Sweettt Podcast - Episode 8 - Inside and Outside the Firewall - Part 1 of August 22nd Discussion

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

After a short break due to holidays, various business trips and the usual catch up, The Sweettt Show is back! Here is a post detailing our (Matt Simpon, my co-host and yours truly!) next podcasting episode where we explore the world of Enterprise social software behind the corporate firewall. Benefits, caveats, experiences, stories, etc.

File Integrity Monitoring: Using Lacework’s SaaS Solution for SaaS Environments


While all security vendors talk about things like security posture and identification of threats, we have actually constructed a methodology that is tactically applied to finding issues, alerting on them, and preventing issues.

Google Cloud Anthos – Get a Fast Start with VxFlex!

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

In today’s bold new world of cloud native applications, adoption means changing work habits like DevOps, the application construct, and a new operating system paradigm called containers.

New Year, New Influence: An Easy Way to Show Up Stronger

Let's Grow Leaders

He was great at constructive feedback and holding his team accountable, but recognition did not come naturally to him. “Why should I say thank you to someone for just doing their job?” “Brad” was a solid manager with stagnated results. ” He was frustrated […]. Winning Well new year habits