04.27.12 The Morning Buzz




Responsible Banking Resolution: Public Comment Requested – Portland City Council will consider the adoption of two resolutions related to its financial policies. Mayor Sam Adams is proposing a resolution that updates the City’s Investment Policy and an accompanying resolution dubbed “Responsible Banking.”

WSUV Program in Public Affairs – Enviroissues is hiring for a summer intern public outreach/events internship. For more information go to: www.enviroissues.com


I found this and giggled, sharing the laughter.

Land of Opportunity: Portland’s Economic Opportunities Analysis – The City’s Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) recently released the latest draft of Portland’s Economic Opportunities Analysis (EOA), which is a long-range look at projected employment growth and land supply in Portland over the next 25 years.


from Just for Grins

You Can Prevent Silo Thinking – Management Tip of the Day – April 27, 2012

Intelligence Is Overrated: What You Really Need To Succeed – Albert Einstein’s was estimated at 160, Madonna’s is 140, and John F. Kennedy’s was only 119, but as it turns out, your IQ score pales in comparison with your EQ, MQ, and BQ scores when it comes to predicting your success.

Coping with Email Overload – A few weeks ago, I returned from a week-long technology-free vacation with my family. No computer, no phone, no email. When I got to the office and checked my computer, I had hundreds of email messages waiting for me.

Increase Your Team’s Motivation Five-Fold – In a famous experiment, researchers ran a lottery with a twist. Half the participants were randomly assigned a lottery number.

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