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5 Steps to Meal Planning Success » My Theme for 2011: Decisive Productive Action Do you have a theme for 2011?    2011 = DECISIVE PRODUCTIVE ACTION     Your Thoughts Are The Catalist “Watch your thoughts, for they become words. I have gone through some amazing transformations in the past two years and can happily say that I'm rolling into 2011 with excitement for life and raring to go! 

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Top 10 Productivity Tools For Chromebook

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Top 10 Productivity Tools For Chromebook. This is “must&# tool for the Chromebook. Productivity Chrome OS Chrome OS Tools Chrome Productivity Chromebook Cr-48 Productivity ToolsVisit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

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12 Business Productivity Tools They Can Not Live Without.

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Work With Stephanie « Link Lineup: Time Management, Org Tools, Focus Concentration and Top Mobil Phone Apps | Main | Are you Time-challenged Tim or Non-productive Nancy? » 12 Business Productivity Tools They Can Not Live Without! The most successful business owners and professionals effectively use tools to manage their time, space and information.    Today you will learn about 12 business productivity tools that they can't live without.

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Using The BlackBerry myTasks App As GTD Capture Tool

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. I have now fully adopted my BlackBerry as my primary GTD Tool. The BlackBerry World App myTasks’ page describes the tool like this: myTasks allows you to sort your tasks into projects. Let me just walk you through the simple process of capturing your tasks in the myTasks – a BlackBerry GTD Tool App. MyTasks is a solid GTD tool. This is really a cool GTD tool! BlackBerry myTasks App GTD Tool In Action.

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My Top 3 BlackBerry Productivity Tools

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. The built-in applications on the phone are enough to cover my basic need for productivity tools. But the Tasks app is a bare bone task management tool that lists your tasks according to sort order. I want that tool to be convenient and always available within reach even when the internet is down. What tools do you have on your phone and how do you use them? Visit the original article at [link].

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Productivity Nuggets Of The Week (April 02, 2011)

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. TeuxDeux: Minimalistic Productivity - Here’s another simple tool to get things done. This tool is meant to address the minimalistic productivity setup. If you’re looking for a tool that you can use to manage your complex processes, this might not be the right tool. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

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6 Tools to Help You Manage Large Projects with Local & Virtual.

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Work With Stephanie « Listen to Stephanie on Solace Wealth Management on Blog Talk Radio | Main | My first Twitterview with @marciahoeck - Decisive Productive Action Taken » 6 Tools to Help You Manage Large Projects with Local & Virtual Teams I created this super secret (he he - not so secret now) group on Facebook of productivity and organization consultants and it has been a great source of networking for us.  Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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10 Tools to Help You Track Your Money

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. You are presented in this post some useful money tools that you can use to your advantage. Thankfully there are some convenient and easy to use tools to keep you on top of where your money is and how it is being spent, and when. Although you may assume that managing your money is a tedious task best left to someone else, the reality is that with the new crop of online tools and apps, managing your money has never been easier.

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Listen Live to Stephanie on Solace Wealth Management on Jan 28.

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Work With Stephanie « Productivity and Organization Link Lineup | Main | 6 Tools to Help You Manage Large Projects with Local & Virtual Teams » Listen to Stephanie on Solace Wealth Management on Blog Talk Radio Listen live to Stephanie answer questions about productivity & organization on the Solace Wealth Management show.  What: Blog Talk Radio When: January 28, 2011 10am CST Add to your calenar now! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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Listen Live 01/11 as Stephanie Talks About #Organizing Myths on.

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Work With Stephanie « Listen Live to Stephanie on Edge of Change - Interview with the Experts #Productivity #Organization | Main | My Theme for 2011: Decisive Productive Action » Listen Stephanie Talks About #Organizing Myths on the Active Christian Media Show You are invited! When: January 11, 2011 8:00 pm CST How: Listen on-line (via link above or dial in to (714) 202-9923 Add to your calendar now! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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Organisemee – Task Management With A Collaborative Touch

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. The good news is: There are techniques and tools out there that can help you handle your tasks and get them done on time. Therefore, lists are a good planning tool, too. There are techniques and tools out there that can help you handle your tasks and get them done in time. But even the best tool can only support you so much – you still need to adopt procedures and get insights how to improve on them.

Start 2011 off Organized! - Productive & Organized

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Work With Stephanie « 106 Thoughts on Overcoming Overwhelm in a Freaked-Out World | Main | Make Your Resolutions/Goals from a Customer/Client Perspective & Grow Your Business Next Year (The 3 Ss) » Start 2011 off Organized! Here are a few simple suggestions for starting 2011 out the organized way! Comments Start 2011 off Organized! Here are a few simple suggestions for starting 2011 out the organized way! Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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Producteev: Task Management Application

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Productivity gtd tools Producteev Productivity Tools task management top task managementVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. This is a guest post from Judi Huck. Judi is the community manager of the task management application Producteev.com. She is an active member of several community management groups and passionate about inspiring others to become contributors – whether in the Producteev community or elsewhere.

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The Plancake Inbox: Get Organized And Stay Relaxed

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Danyuki Software is the company running Plancake, a useful free online tool to get things done. I wanted a very simple online tool that would have let me implement the GTD methodology. Yeah, there were already very good tools at that time but, I am a Web developer, so I wanted to have mine. It is amazing how the right tool can improve the quality of your work. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest-Post.

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FacileThings Gives Time Back To You

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. But to establish new habits you need very engaging tools. The major goals are to keep self-management as simple as possible and to create easy-to-use tools. Collaboration tools are important to keep track of delegated tasks on real time. Productivity David Allen FacileThings getting things done GTD Productivity Tool stress-freeVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

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Save An Hour A Day With IQTELL

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Another interesting fact is that really efficient people don’t even manage their tasks; they use methods and tools to do that for them. Manage all your tasks in a dedicated task management tool. Make a list of all your tasks and make sure that you can prioritize them inside the tool. If you can actually manage all your tasks on that tool, better! Visit the original article at [link]. Guest post.

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Why Use Sheets Instead of a Project Management Software

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Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. Work that used to take ages to complete can be performed in mere minutes with these templates and you can save a lot of time, energy and resources by acquiring this tool. GTD Hacks gtd management managing projects project management software project management toolsVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. This guest post is by Darren for People Search.

Customizing Your Laptop Desk

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Personal Development lapdesk laptop desk office tools productivity gadgetsVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. This post is by Tom Moore. Tom is a gadget lover and entrepreneur writing for iLapdesk , retails of the famous laptop tray which they call a Lap Desk. F or many people, especially those in their 20s, no accessory is truly “theirs&# without a little customization. Laptop desks are no exception to this rule.

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10 Must Have FREE Personal Finance Apps for iPhone

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Personal Development financial productivity tools personal finance apps for iPhone personal finance management tools top 10 financial apps for iPhoneVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. I n the world of finance free is king. When trying to plan your financial future, retirement, or even weekend date, you want to save as much money as possible, while keeping a close eye on your personal finances.

Can MoGro Replace Financial Advisors?

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. MoGro users won’t need a financial advisor, in the flesh, since they will have access to the same professional portfolio management tools that financial advisors, themselves, employ in order to make their recommendations. Personal Finance Basic Investing Investing 101 Investor Tool MoGro Personal Financial AdvisorVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

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Attune: Keep In Tune With Everything You Need

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Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. We built Attune because we have long been frustrated by the inflexibility of existing productivity tools. To our knowledge, there isn’t a tool out there that handles this duality well. Further, we wanted to connect the vast array of existing tools and technologies, allowing people to use them to maximize their use of specialized tools while still having a single integrated organization experience.

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10 Reminder Systems for You To Consider

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  There are a number of great tools out on the web that help you remember the events in your life that you don't want to forget.  Google tells about their Google Calendar tool in this way: " Organize your schedule and share events with friends.  With   There are a number of great tools out on the web that help you remember the events in your life that you don't want to forget.  Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O!

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5 Awesome Productivity Apps for Android Phones

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Productivity Android Phone Improve Productivity With Android Productivity Tools Smart Phone Apps For Productivity Top Android Apps For ProductivityVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. This is a guest article by Ruben Corbo, a writer for the website Broadband Expert where you can find internet providers in your area and compare prices on different deals for your wireless internet necessities.

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How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Planning

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. 6 When your information and tools are spread all over the place, you’re probably over planning. You have 40 tabs open in the browser, your tools are scattered all over, you are constantly switching between documents and you just thought of a book that might help you complete the task at hand. You don’t need more information or tools to complete your tasks, you need to act. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

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5 Tech Tips That Help You Get Things Done Faster

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Sometimes there is so much going on, that you may even fail to take advantage of widespread tools that would surely make your life easier. Your computer is probably the main tool you work with, so you need to keep it brisk and responsive. Do you know what the difference is between a toy and a tool? Easy: tools help you save time, whereas toys only waste your precious time. Visit the original article at [link].

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Don't Strangle Your Reminders! - Productive & Organized

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The other day, I sent out a tip update on Twitter: StephCalahan (Stephanie LH Calahan) Lists, notes, alarm clocks, software w/ reminder functionality all are valuable tools to help you stay on task. The other day, I sent out a tip update on Twitter: StephCalahan (Stephanie LH Calahan) Lists, notes, alarm clocks, software w/ reminder functionality all are valuable tools to help you stay on task. Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

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6 Things The Navy SEAL Team Six Can Teach Us About Getting Things Done

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. If not, then you must look into getting a good Task Management tool you’re comfortable with. Get The Right Equipment And Tools. They got the right tools for the specific mission. Productivity Application In the Real World : It’s one thing to have the right system to operate in, it’s another thing to have the right tools to work with. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal.

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5 Tips for Staying Productive When Working From Home

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Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. Also know and keep on hand the tools needed to complete the job. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. F or people who have never done it, working from home often holds the allure of a thing with infinite advantages: no boss, no commute, no annoying coworkers, more freedom, less stress, and so on in a never-ending list of awesomeness.

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SignMyPad: Save Time and Money By Ditching Your Fax and Scanner

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Productivity cloud gtd on the go mobile workspace mobility PDF Tool For iPad SignMyPad TelecommuteVisit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. This post is by Camber Weiss, Chief Culture Officer at Autriv Software Development. W e’ve all been there. It’s the eleventh hour and you have to send a form to someone with no time to spare. Usually this involves a fax machine, scanner, printer, or all 3. Not anymore.

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Productivity Multiplier: Google Cloud Connect Now a Reality

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Here are my favorite reasons for making the switchless switch to Google Cloud Connect: Keep Your Favorite Microsoft Office Tools. You get to retait all the tools and flashy tricks without losing any functionality. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. W e all know about Google as the search engine mogul and most know about Google Docs — an online version of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentations software.

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Less Is More When It Comes To Productivity Tools

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. What can we learn from “ Less is More &# that we can apply to Productivity Tools ? Our Productivity Tools Should Be Simple. Our productivity tools should be simple enough that they don’t add up to the system as liability. The simpler the tools are the better the workflow will be. You really want to want a simpler yet more effective tools. Our Productivity Tools Should Be Appropriate.

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Top Four Reasons Why The Coffee Break Rocks!

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Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. You’re so busy working out all the parameters that you forget that your brain as a tool that is designed to do that all in the background while you think about something else. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. D oes your boss frown on taking coffee breaks? Perhaps he thinks that you are not working hard enough. Your boss might be surprised to know that taking a coffee break can help you be more effective in business.

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19 Tips for Managing Your Email Even When You Don't Want To.

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  It is a communication tool that has been around for decades and it does not look like it is going away any time soon. Some will try to tell you that if you have the "right" tool/ e-mail client, you will have all of your worries taken care of.    I don't care what tool you receive your e-mail in, you still have to manage it or it will run you.    (Although, maybe in a future post we will debate over which tool is better!)

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How Not To Overload Your To-Do List

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Some people claim that the To-Do List is not an effective tool in getting things done. But here’s the key: Your To-Do List is an effective tool only if it clearly designates your priorities. But here’s the key: Your To-Do List is an effective tool only if it clearly designates your priorities. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

2011 165

Book Review: Evil Plans – Having Fun On The Road To World Domination

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. It contains the blueprint of his success in world domination, a pattern that we all can follow, a simple how-to tool that we can adopt to devise our own evil plans. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. Everybody needs an EVIL PLAN. Everybody needs that crazy, out-there idea that allows them to ACTUALLY start doing something they love, doing something that matters. Hugh MacLeod.

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How to Manage Your Phone Call Mayhem

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Extra organizing tools. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. W hen I think of boosting workplace productivity I instantly think Mobile. Having several thousands of productivity apps to choose from, one can stop worrying about “how to?” and start worrying about “which one” to choose. When we started thinking of developing a productivity app we had the following data at hand.

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What is Your Done List Telling You? A different take on the to-do.

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Click on any of theself-evaluator tools below and receive your results online immediately! Work With Stephanie | Contact Copyright 2007-2010 Calahan Solutions, Inc. -- All Rights Reserved Want to use my content in your ezine, newsletter or blog? Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Archive Network with Steph Is This You? Work With Stephanie « 6 Tips to Save You Time and Wasted Effort | Main What is Your Done List Telling You? A different take on the to-do list.

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6 Tips to Save You Time and Wasted Effort - Productive & Organized

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  Keep reading for tricks and tools that they use to save time. I know there are a lot of other great time-saving tools and tricks out there.    Keep reading for tricks and tools that they use to save time. Click on any of theself-evaluator tools below and receive your results online immediately! Work With Stephanie | Contact Copyright 2007-2010 Calahan Solutions, Inc. -- All Rights Reserved Want to use my content in your ezine, newsletter or blog?

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16 Business Owners Share What They Would Do Differently

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Having much of that documented will provide a tool for them to utilize when I may not be available as well as bring efficiency to my business. My business has grown more complex over the years, adding coaching, consulting, and marketing services and tools for professional organizers in addition to hands-on organizing. Business owners hear it all of the time: document your processes and procedures.    Yet, time and again, it does not happen. 

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Internet Monitoring Software: A Productivity Booster

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Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Whether it’s through the use of social media, blogs, video sites, and other web based sites, organizations have discovered that the internet is one of the best marketing tools for their business. I mentioned the employee who uses Facebook and Twitter earlier but some workers view offensive or illicit websites while at work, or attempt to download copyrighted files. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest-Post.

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Some of the Best GTD Apps for Android Phones

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Astrid Task is a playful, fun tool for creating your “to do” list. Visit the original article at [link]. O rganization is key to a productive life. People tend to fill their lives with a million different tasks to accomplish in a single day. Getting Things Done or GTD apps help people organize their lives and complete the tasks that lay ahead. There are many different GTD apps that are available for Android phones.

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How To: Set Yourself up for Success Using Feng Shui

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Copyright © 2011 Guest Author. Annie is a business blogger and self-made entrepreneur writing for Credit Card Finder , the free tool to compare credit cards. Visit the original article at [link]. T he art of Feng Shui involves the placement and layout of furniture and objects to achieve a harmonious flow of energy. It is believed by those who practice it that it can bring happiness, prosperity, wealth, and health to a person who follows it.

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The Evolution of CRM

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Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. It is an approach which has evolved over time to incorporate technology as a key tool to organise and automate many business processes. CRM can provide a range of tools to a sales team, including Activity management, Opportunity tracking, Pricing and Forecasting. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post.

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