Problem Solving

Solve a problem in 6 steps

July 9, 2020 Categorized in: Problem Solving

What if we … ? Or maybe we should … ? Whatever the challenge you’re facing, it’s easy to get so caught up in trying to find creative solutions that you end up running around in circles and accomplishing nothing. Apply a little logic to the task by following these steps.

Complain so things get done

June 24, 2020 Categorized in: Problem Solving

When you receive rude or poor quality service from, say, another department or a vendor, it’s right to complain. Just do it in a way that leads to improvement.

4 ways admins show creativity

April 8, 2020 Categorized in: Problem Solving

There are some specific steps you can take to break through your preconceptions and view problems and situations in new ways that will help you become a problem-solver for your boss.
You don’t have to be a lawyer or a paralegal to work at a law firm. Legal offices and partnerships rely on great assistants and support teams to keep them running smoothly. Whether you’re considering a position at a law firm or already work in a legal environment, here are some ideas and principles to keep in mind.

Solve problems fast

November 29, 2018 Categorized in: Problem Solving

When you must decide how to resolve a problem, ask yourself these questions to make a decision you can live with.

Move past conflict with EVA

October 24, 2018 Categorized in: Problem Solving

The next time you find yourself caught in a conflict at work, pause, take a breath and follow EVA to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.

Overcome frustration with a task

October 18, 2018 Categorized in: Problem Solving

When you hit a wall while trying to execute a task or solve a problem, don’t let your frustration kill your productivity and motivation. Follow this advice to keep moving in the right direction.
Ironing out the details of a major meeting or event is always an exercise in micromanagement. While you’re absorbed in dotting your I’s and crossing your T’s, keep in mind this list of almost-guaranteed “whoops” moments that you should think about right now.
When multiple people are working on the same project, it’s possible toes will be stepped on. Here’s some advice for resolving the conflict.
The root cause of many problems in the office is poor communication. The guaranteed solution to this problem is to work only with people who are telepathic—but since that isn’t a realistic option, here are some tips to improve your communication.
These 5 things will help you resolve the situation.
It is estimated that the average human being will make 2 million mistakes in life. OK, not really—we have no idea of the actual figure, but that seems close. What to do about the small percentage we make at work and that haunt us days, weeks, even months later?
You may be one of those people who others go to at work when they need to unload problems, complaints or secrets. This can be pretty stressful, especially if you have a hard time setting boundaries.