outsource, human capital, human resources,

Do You Outsource?

Written by Alex Jimenez Outsourcing models are not revolutionary. Organizations have been outsourcing essential functions and roles for decades, and in most organizations, there is always...

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A Conversation Is Not an Action | Mekanic

A Conversation Is Not an Action

Written by Kate Burgman   A colleague recently asked me, “How do you get any work done when you’re running from meeting to meeting all day?”   You may...

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Slowing Down to Speed Up | Mekanic

Slowing Down to Speed Up

Written by Alex Jimenez   Process. Best practices. Documentation. I bet these terms get floated around in your environment on a regular basis (and if not, you may...

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Are You Really Ready to Grow? | Mekanic

Are You Really Ready to Grow?

Written by Alex Jimenez   Growth is good, if I may paraphrase Wall Street. Ok, maybe I’m no Gordon Gekko. But I speak the truth. Consider how much...

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What's in a Name? | Mekanic

What’s in a Name?

Written by Kate Burgman   As part of Mekanic’s Brand Kamp workshops, we help name new businesses and ventures, or help rename those that are already established...

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Where A Shop-hater Shops | Mekanic

Where A Shop-hater Shops

Written by Katie Hansen   Somewhere along the way I transitioned from a mall rat maven to a shopping center cynic. I’m sure it happened organically with some...

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Does Your Conference Brand Have Balls? | Mekanic

Does Your Conference Brand Have Balls?

Written by Katie Hansen Conferences present a ball pit of topics, products, programs, services, speakers, communities, sponsors, campaigns and themes. When exposed to independently, these parts don’t...

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