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    RESOLUTIONS PART III: KEEP CALM

    Posted by Bruce Berglund on Jan. 9, 2014

    Happy New Year from all of us at Donor By Design! We hope your first full week of 2014 is off to a great start. This is the final blog in a three part series. In the first blog, I reviewed John Norcross’s suggestions for keeping resolutions from his book Changeology, and Jim Collins’ concept of the 20 Mile March from his book Great By Choice.  In the second blog, I talked about firing bullets before cannonballs, and using SMART goals to assess the effectiveness of your ideas before you take them to a bigger roll-out.

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    Topics: Leadership, Resolutions, Jim Collins, The Dip, Seth Godin, John Norcross

    RESOLUTIONS PART II: BULLETS BEFORE CANNONBALLS

    Posted by Bruce Berglund on Jan. 6, 2014

    Once again, Happy New Year from all of us at Donor By Design! In the second blog of this three-part series, I’m going to dig deeper into one of John Norcross’s suggestions for keeping resolutions, and some ideas from Jim Collins’ new book, Great By Choice. (Miss Part I? Read it now.)

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    Topics: Leadership, Resolutions, Jim Collins, John Norcross, Ideas, Risk

    RESOLUTIONS PART I: THE 20 MILE MARCH

    Posted by Bruce Berglund on Jan. 2, 2014

    Happy New Year! This is the time of year so many of us make resolutions for the upcoming year — some of them we even keep!  Last year at this time, I decided to stop drinking any kind of soda. I had become convinced I didn’t need the diet or the sugary versions. And you know what? This was one I actually kept. I’ve been soda-free for a full year!

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    Topics: Leadership, Resolutions, Endowment, Annual Campaign, Jim Collins, John Norcross, Resource Development

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