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Increase Readability

Look for opportunities to increase the readability of your written messages. Specifically, use: short paragraphs, headings to clarify the organization, bullets
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5

The number of senses (5) most humans possess (sight, smell, taste, feel, sound). So what? Most people overly rely on one or two senses. To fully comprehend some
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Thomas Schelling

“There is a tendency in our planning to confuse the unfamiliar with the improbable. The contingency we have considered seriously looks strange; what looks str
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Endurance by Alfred Lansing

If you want to know what adventure, courage and leadership are all about, then read – make that, consume – this book. Book of the Month Endurance by Alfred
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  • Assumptions

    Have I made reasonable assumptions?

  • Evidence

    Have I relied on reasonable evidence to reach my conclusions?

  • Implications

    Have I properly identified the implications of the facts, ideas or situation?

  • Patterns

    Have I properly identified the patterns?

  • Effectiveness

    Have I properly defined effectiveness?

  • Alternatives

    Have I considered all the logical alternatives and selected the proper course of action?

  • Ethical Impact

    Have I considered the ethical impact of my decisions?

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