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SmartTips® Business Skills Collection

SmartTipsĀ® Business Skills Collection
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With the speed at which business is changing in this technology age, the only clear way to a successful career is through continuous learning. This SmartTips Personal Development collection provides access to 50 brief videos and PDF transcripts on skills that are crucial in any business setting, including networking, business ethics, preparing for a performance review and more. In under 5 minutes per video, you can quickly bring yourself up to speed on all the skills necessary for a successful and profitable career.

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  • Image of SmartTips: 4 Learning Styles

    SmartTips: 4 Learning Styles

    Item #: ST001
    What is your main learning style? This SmartTips video looks into 4 basic learning styles identified in the 4MAT model which focuses on how people perceive and process information. Understand your learning style and you can optimize your time.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 9 Things Bosses Look For in Employees

    SmartTips: 9 Things Bosses Look For in Employees

    Item #: ST002
    Earning your boss's recognition and admiration depends in large part on how much he or she values the way you approach your work as far as your overall attitude and behavior. This SmartTips video looks at some of the characteristics that bosses value most in employees.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Before You Leave on Vacation

    SmartTips: Before You Leave on Vacation

    Item #: ST004
    Who doesn't deserve a worry-free vacation? This SmartTips video will help you leave the office with the confidence that your work assignments are safely on hold or in capable hands while you are away. Start planning your next vacation with this guide in hand.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Brainstorming 101

    SmartTips: Brainstorming 101

    Item #: ST005
    Anytime you are struggling with a problem, project or idea, it is helpful to do some brainstorming to find a workable solution. This SmartTips video outlines how to conduct a brainstorming session to gather fresh ideas within a group or even just on your own.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Introduction to Project Management

    SmartTips: Introduction to Project Management

    Item #: ST015
    Any challenging task can benefit from the process of project management, which can break it down into workable parts. This SmartTips video provides a basic introduction to how project management works and describes the key position of the project manager.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Keeping Your Cool at Work

    SmartTips: Keeping Your Cool at Work

    Item #: ST016
    There are times at work when someone or something can be so irritating that you want to explode, but no good can come from an outburst. This SmartTips video focuses on these supercharged moments and offers remedies for getting through them without incident while keeping your composure.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Organizing Your Workspace

    SmartTips: Organizing Your Workspace

    Item #: ST019
    Has your workspace gotten a little out of control? Is it affecting your efficiency? This SmartTips video will help you take charge again by identifying four steps that can expedite organizing and tidying up your workspace.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Setting SMART Goals

    SmartTips: Setting SMART Goals

    Item #: ST022
    Setting goals is a great way to get organized and focused. This SmartTips video identifies characteristics of realistic goals using the acronym SMART (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, Timely) and offers advice on how to set and meet your goals successfully.
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  • Image of SmartTips: The First Days on a New Job

    SmartTips: The First Days on a New Job

    Item #: ST023
    In anticipation of moving into a new work situation, there are many things to think about. This SmartTips video covers some of the basic things to consider by offering 10 ways to prepare for and transition smoothly into the first days of your new job.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 3 Classic Examples of Performance Under Pressure

    SmartTips: 3 Classic Examples of Performance Under Pressure

    Item #: ST026
    It is not easy to stay calm under pressure, but this SmartTips video offers three inspirational performance stories that might help to influence your reactions in those situations.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 3 Ways To Demonstrate Initiative

    SmartTips: 3 Ways To Demonstrate Initiative

    Item #: ST028
    It is no longer enough to just do your job. For your own self-image, and for the benefit of your boss and company, it is imperative that you take initiative. This SmartTips video shows three ways get the ball rolling.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Attending Your First Conference

    SmartTips: Attending Your First Conference

    Item #: ST034
    Conferences can be great sources of information and networking, this SmartTips video outlines some basic do's and don'ts for attending your first conference as well as suggestions for how to prepare so that you get the most out of the experience.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Getting Credit For Your Accomplishments

    SmartTips: Getting Credit For Your Accomplishments

    Item #: ST040
    It is difficult to wait for credit that you feel you deserve for your achievements and even harder to bring attention to them on your own without sounding like you're bragging. This SmartTips video suggests ways you can and should be your own advocate for your accomplishments.
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  • Image of SmartTips: How To Beat the Afternoon Slump

    SmartTips: How To Beat the Afternoon Slump

    Item #: ST045
    It is not uncommon to experience an energy drop and a general lack of motivation during the workday around mid-afternoon. This SmartTips video suggests ways to dodge the afternoon slump and basic preventative measures to help maintain a steady work pace.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Making Yourself Indispensable

    SmartTips: Making Yourself Indispensable

    Item #: ST055
    People who choose to make themselves indispensable to an organization get involved in projects, committees and special meetings at work by employing certain work habits. This SmartTips video reveals what's needed to become an indispensable contributor in your workplace.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Office Party Do's and Don'ts

    SmartTips: Office Party Do's and Don'ts

    Item #: ST056
    There is a common belief that at least one person is going to go wild at an office party and do something embarrassing. To make sure it's not you, follow the advice in this SmartTips video to have fun without jeopardizing your professional image or marring your reputation.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Seeing and Seizing Opportunities

    SmartTips: Seeing and Seizing Opportunities

    Item #: ST058
    Taking advantage of opportunities in the workplace is a sure way to advance your career. The competitive edge is seeing where the opportunities are and stepping in to seize them. This SmartTips video suggests ways to find them.
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  • Image of SmartTips: The Flexibility Factor

    SmartTips: The Flexibility Factor

    Item #: ST060
    The ability to be flexible is a characteristic that bosses count on and appreciate in their workforce. When changes must be made, it will be to your benefit if you can cooperate and adjust quickly. This SmartTips video looks at how to become more adaptable and develop flexibility.
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  • Image of SmartTips: What Are The '7 Habits?'

    SmartTips: What Are The '7 Habits?'

    Item #: ST063
    Inspired by the seven habits made famous by author Stephen R. Covey in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, this SmartTips video offers a similar list of habits to help you live life to the fullest. All it takes to live these habits is dedication and practice.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Who Are the Millennials?

    SmartTips: Who Are the Millennials?

    Item #: ST071
    The answer to intergenerational issues facing employers today is understanding. Each generation brings its strengths. The Millennials are touted as the most technologically savvy generation. This SmartTips video details what they can contribute.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Who Are the Traditionals?

    SmartTips: Who Are the Traditionals?

    Item #: ST072
    The senior generation in the workforce today is the Traditionals, born between 1927 and 1945. Like the other three generations that they are now working with, this group has its own characteristics and values. Learn about them in this SmartTips video.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Who Are the Xers?

    SmartTips: Who Are the Xers?

    Item #: ST073
    Collaborating across generational boundaries requires knowing what skills and work styles are specific to each generation. This SmartTips video looks into the characteristics of Generation X, the generation nipping at the heels of the Baby Boomers.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Why Punctuality Matters

    SmartTips: Why Punctuality Matters

    Item #: ST074
    People who are chronically late disrupt the worlds of everyone who manages to get to places on time. This SmartTips video emphasizes that businesses count on employees to get to work and appointments on time and explains why it's essential to always be punctual.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 5 Ways To Ace A 360-Degree Review

    SmartTips: 5 Ways To Ace A 360-Degree Review

    Item #: ST077
    Want to be better prepared for your 360-degree review? Want to know what a 360-degree review is? This SmartTips video lays out what this evaluation process entails as well as five different ways to ace it.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 5 Ways To Be An Active Learner

    SmartTips: 5 Ways To Be An Active Learner

    Item #: ST078
    If you would like to grow professionally, then this SmartTips video is for you. By improving your retention of knowledge at your job, you will improve your chances of moving up the career ladder. This SmartTip lays out five ways to make learning easier.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 6 Ways To Handle Favoritism

    SmartTips: 6 Ways To Handle Favoritism

    Item #: ST080
    Watching a colleague get a position that you know he or she does not truly deserve is undoubtedly frustrating. This SmartTips video gives six ways to handle the tension and even improve your own chances of getting promoted.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 7 Common Employee Benefits

    SmartTips: 7 Common Employee Benefits

    Item #: ST081
    Get educated on the types of benefits that you may be receiving from your job. This SmartTips video suggests seven employee benefits that you may want to look for in a job or may already be receiving. Either way, knowing what you may be getting in addition to your paycheck will help you to reap all the benefits you deserve.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 10 Tips For Working From Home

    SmartTips: 10 Tips For Working From Home

    Item #: ST083
    When working from home, the last thing you want to do is fall prey to procrastination. With this SmartTips video, learn 10 different ways to perform time management efficiently and keep up your productivity.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 10 Ways To Add Value To Your Company

    SmartTips: 10 Ways To Add Value To Your Company

    Item #: ST084
    With this SmartTips video, learn how to become a valuable contributor in your company by being alert to 10 ways that you can excel beyond your job description. Ultimately, this effort will not only benefit you, but will also improve the quality of your company.
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  • Image of SmartTips: How To Become A High-Level Performer

    SmartTips: How To Become A High-Level Performer

    Item #: ST094
    Maintain a competitive edge at work by networking, keeping up with trends, honing your skills and always showing initiative. This SmartTips video shows you how to gain the kind of respect around the office that could lead to more promotions.
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  • Image of SmartTips: How To Build A Personal Brand

    SmartTips: How To Build A Personal Brand

    Item #: ST095
    Market yourself with a strong and unified vision of yourself. This SmartTips video shows you seven ways to create and maintain a personal brand by utilizing some introspection to define your image and personal style.
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  • Image of SmartTips: How To Build Your Strengths

    SmartTips: How To Build Your Strengths

    Item #: ST096
    Help to build the strength of your company by improving your own strengths. This SmartTips video provides six steps to help you identify and utilize your strengths, leading you to become a stronger person.
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  • Image of SmartTips: How To Represent Your Boss Well

    SmartTips: How To Represent Your Boss Well

    Item #: ST101
    Has your boss ever asked you to cover for him or her? Use this opportunity to show your boss that you are up to the challenge of representing him or her well. This SmartTips video will help you live up to the trust that has been handed to you.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Making and Meeting Deadlines

    SmartTips: Making and Meeting Deadlines

    Item #: ST104
    Looking for an easy way to excel at work? Time management may be the key. This SmartTips video describes how effective time management comes with being specific and realistic about deadlines.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Preparing For Your Annual Performance Review

    SmartTips: Preparing For Your Annual Performance Review

    Item #: ST105
    Stressed about your upcoming annual performance review? Don't be. This SmartTips video helps you to think of it in a new way. It lays out four ways to become prepared and get confident about your next review.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Surviving A Performance Improvement Plan

    SmartTips: Surviving A Performance Improvement Plan

    Item #: ST106
    Don't let a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) get you down. This SmartTips video will help you see a PIP as a helpful guide rather than a list of criticisms. Learn how to be your own advocate in the PIP meeting so the resulting action items are specific and realistic.
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  • Image of SmartTips: The 6 Elements of Credibility

    SmartTips: The 6 Elements of Credibility

    Item #: ST108
    Protect your reputation with this SmartTip. With so many easy ways to spread the word about company performance these days, it is important to make sure the word about you and your company is a positive one. Read these tips to control credibility.
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  • Image of SmartTips: The Rational Decision Making Model

    SmartTips: The Rational Decision Making Model

    Item #: ST112
    Decision-making can be difficult, but there is a way to help you make the right choice. This SmartTips video defines the Rational Decision-Making Model, which can help you to make the most logical and informed decision.
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  • Image of SmartTips: What Is A SWOT Analysis?

    SmartTips: What Is A SWOT Analysis?

    Item #: ST119
    Looking for a strategic plan to reach company goals? Try the SWOT analysis method. This SmartTips video describes a SWOT analysis, which can help assess your company's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats and determine a course of action.
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  • Image of SmartTips: When To Step Up

    SmartTips: When To Step Up

    Item #: ST121
    Step up to stand out in your office. This SmartTips video looks at what it means to step up and how to see the opportunities for when to do it. Often it means taking on additional responsibilities or taking charge. Stepping up can define who you are.
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  • Image of SmartTips: When You Get A Promotion

    SmartTips: When You Get A Promotion

    Item #: ST122
    Have you just been promoted? Handle the transition with ease. Let this SmartTips video help you make sure that your previous responsibilities are in good hands, you are adjusting to your new responsibilities, and that you are putting your own touch on your new position.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Who Sits On the C-Suite?

    SmartTips: Who Sits On the C-Suite?

    Item #: ST123
    Who are the members of the C-Suite level of a company? This SmartTips video identifies the key positions of this highest level of management, what they do and what their responsibilities entail.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Your First Days Back After Vacation

    SmartTips: Your First Days Back After Vacation

    Item #: ST125
    After a vacation, do you feel unsure what task to do first? Get back on track smoothly with the help of this SmartTips video that will steer you toward some specific things to do on your first days back in the office.
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  • Image of SmartTips: 4 Common Sources of Workplace Conflict

    SmartTips: 4 Common Sources of Workplace Conflict

    Item #: ST130
    There are really only four underlying reasons for conflict: interdependence, incompatible goals, scarce resources, and interference. In this SmartTips video, we look at how each of these issues relates to the workplace.
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  • Image of SmartTips: Business Networking

    SmartTips: Business Networking

    Item #: ST189
    Business networking is a process through which you build business contacts and, as a result, increase or improve your business. Yes, that does mean collecting business cards from people. But there's much more to successful business marketing. These 6 tips provided in this SmartTips video will help you better understand what it takes to develop a truly successful network.
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