Accidental Awesomeness

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If you’ve ever been into the SquarePlanet Worldwide Headquarters, you know that our orange walls are covered in belief statements. We have tons of them, and they serve as the foundation of our company culture. They live all over our office as a simple reminder of who we are and what we stand for. One belief that particularly stands out for me is …

6 Quick Tips to Rock Your Next Presentation

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Stage fright. Glossophobia. Those pesky little butterflies in your stomach. They all mean the same thing for a majority of individuals: public speaking can be a dreaded task. We’ve compiled a brief list of tips that can help keep your heart rate at a steady pace and the sweaty palms to a minimum… giving you the freedom to rock your next presentation! Your audience will …

Face Your Presentation Fears by Running Into the Chaos

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We stumbled upon this advertisement for the US Marines a while back, and realized, wow, this basically SCREAMS the philosophy here at SquarePlanet. I mean literally, this ad spoke to us, and we’ve been referencing it since. There are few who run towards the chaos. It’s because going into chaos, as opposed to running straight in the opposite direction, goes against …

Fill In the Blank: Yes, and __________.

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Over and over I’ve heard the rules of improv applied to everything besides improv. I have realized that one rule in particular can actually make a difference in everything we do. That rule is saying “yes, and…” A while back, I read a famous quote by Thomas Edison that really resonated with me: “We often miss opportunity because it’s dressed …