Comments for CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com You own your career: Dream big. Write goals. Decide now. Take action. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:28:28 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 Comment on The Day I Learned a Valuable Lesson about Responsibility and Communication by How to Keep Idealism from Ruining You | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/day-learned-valuable-lesson-responsibility-communication/#comment-6694 Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:28:28 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=856#comment-6694 […] cost me money. In another situation I allowed myself to be led astray by my own blinding emotions. Then there was the time that I neglected to cancel my classes and almost paid dearly for it. Yet another time, I believed a promise that appealed to my high ideals and aspirations, only to […]

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Comment on The 80-20 Rule and Your Career by Simple Tips, Tricks, and Techniques to Achieve Success | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/the-80-20-rule-and-your-career/#comment-6654 Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:39:26 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=14#comment-6654 […] Granted, there are ways to be smart to speed up the process of development. The 80/20 principle applies in career development as in many other areas. […]

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Comment on Here’s How I Saved Myself Almost Six Hundred After-Tax Dollars by Here's How I Changed My Driving Habits in 21 Days | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/heres-how-i-saved-myself-almost-six-hundred-after-tax-dollars/#comment-6597 Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:11:55 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=1092#comment-6597 […] I previously detailed the painful experience but happy end results of my recent vehicle incident. […]

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Comment on Four Pitfalls to Avoid in Decision Making by Simplify and Focus | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/four-pitfalls-avoid-decision-making/#comment-6571 Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:42:51 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=808#comment-6571 […] is ugly, but simple is beautiful. Additionally, the Heath brothers show the value of simplicity in Made to Stick, which I’m re-listening to on drives to […]

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Comment on The Power of Simplifying by Simplify and Focus | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/power-simplifying/#comment-6570 Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:40:24 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=1030#comment-6570 […] Richard Koch demonstrates in his book about the 80/20 principle, complex is ugly, but simple is beautiful. Additionally, the Heath brothers show the value of […]

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Comment on Five Reasons to Implement Written Policies and Procedures by "This is how we've always done it" | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/five-reasons-to-implement-written-policies-and-procedures/#comment-6563 Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:50:31 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=490#comment-6563 […] reason to “reinvent the wheel” and make constant unneeded changes. In fact, I recommend documenting standardized policies and procedures in writing. However, there is a fine line between optimized “best practices” and doing something […]

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Comment on Take Ownership of Your Career by Take Ownership of Your Career, Revisited | CFO Career Planning Tools http://www.cfocareer.com/take-ownership-of-your-career/#comment-6562 Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:46:16 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=749#comment-6562 […] I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Now is the time for you to take ownership of your career. […]

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Comment on The 80-20 Rule and Your Career by Read Broadly to Open Your Mind to New Ideas and Become a Leader | My CFO Career Development Plan http://www.cfocareer.com/the-80-20-rule-and-your-career/#comment-6341 Tue, 14 Jan 2014 02:04:19 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=14#comment-6341 […] reading list includes books about the 80/20 principle, which states that 80% of our results come from 20% of our efforts. A corollary principle is that […]

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Comment on Second Set of Eyes: The Value of Redundancy by "This is how we've always done it" | My CFO Career Development Plan http://www.cfocareer.com/second-set-eyes-the-value-of-redundancy/#comment-6288 Tue, 07 Jan 2014 04:05:46 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=328#comment-6288 […] I can discipline myself to be a “second set of eyes,” ask thoughtful questions, and embrace a constructive challenge process for myself and […]

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Comment on Five Reasons to Implement Written Policies and Procedures by "This is how we've always done it" | My CFO Career Development Plan http://www.cfocareer.com/five-reasons-to-implement-written-policies-and-procedures/#comment-6286 Tue, 07 Jan 2014 03:00:40 +0000 http://www.cfocareer.com/?p=490#comment-6286 […] reason to “reinvent the wheel” and make constant unneeded changes. In fact, I recommend documenting standardized policies and procedures in writing. However, there is a fine line between optimized “best practices” and doing something […]

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