Engineering Your Business Podcast

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036: Work Can Be Fun… It’s OK

Work and Fun don't have to be an odd couple. They can, and actually, should coexist. Today, we talk about a few ways to bring fun into the workplace and the benefits it can bring. Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me an email at shawn@shawnwashburn.com. I'd love to connect: website /…

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035: 5 Love Languages – Gifts

We've previously talked about the concept of the Five Love Languages from Dr. Gary Chapman and how foundational it is. Today, we dig into the language of Gifts and how you can speak that language powerfully into your people and fill their tanks. Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me an email…

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034: Spiderperson!

Years ago, at my first job, a guy named Matt gave me a shout-out across a crowded office space that meant more than he knew. Find out why... and what the heck "spiderperson" means on today's episode. Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me an email at shawn@shawnwashburn.com. I'd love to connect:…

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033: Tech Tuesday – Trello

One of my go-to apps for years has been Trello. It's a great task management app that is clean, visual and easy to use across multiple platforms. If you haven't tried it out, go download it from your favorite app store and take it for a spin. Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can…

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032: Slow Down and Zoom In

One of the best ways to troubleshoot process or communication issues in your business is to be able to look at them on a macro level. This involves slowing waaaay down and zooming waaaay in. When you do that and take things frame-by-frame you'll see things you would have missed before and save yourself a…

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031: Ode to the Zoom Meeting

On today's Fun Friday episode, we continue our Ode to the Office series with Ode to the Zoom Meeting.   Thanks for listening to today's episode. If you've got an idea for a future Ode to the Office episode, shoot me an email at shawn@shawnwashburn.com.   I'd love to connect: website / LinkedIn / Facebook…

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030: How Do You Find Rest?

We need rest to recharge, refresh and refocus. How do you find rest? How can you make it a priority?   Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me an email at shawn@shawnwashburn.com.   Can't wait to be back with you tomorrow.   I'd love to connect: website / LinkedIn / Facebook /…

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029: The Waiting is the Hardest Part

Tom Petty uttered these wise words 30 years ago that still resonate in business today.   In this episode we dig into the hidden waste of waiting, how to identify it and how to begin to reduce it in our processes   Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me an email at…

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028: What Can Excel Do For You?

The most common response I get from people when I teach them something in Excel is "I didn't know it could do that!"   Today, I challenge to think bigger when it comes to asking what Excel can do for you and your business.   Thanks for listening to today's episode. You can shoot me…

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027: Poka Yoke – The Key To Mistake Proofing

Mistake proofing can be a key to not only preventing mistakes but also making your operations more efficient as well.   Today we talk about a Lean Manufacturing concept called Poka Yoke and how you can implement mistake proofing techniques into your processes.   Thanks for listening to today's episode. I'd love to know what…

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