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Attached is Dan Wilson's presentation from the February local chapter meeting: HDISkyway-Managing_and_Sourcing_Strategic_Vendor_Relationships.pptx
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Here is Eddie Vidal's presentation from the January local chapter meeting. Raise_the_Bar_-_10_Steps_to_Take_Your_Career_to_the_Next_Level_-_Tampa_HDI_Jan_2018.pptx
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Here is Donna Knapp's presentation from the October Local Chapter meeting. Flow_Feedback_and_the_Service_Desk_-_HDI_Tampa_1017.pdf
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Here is Rick Joslin's presentation from the November 2017 Chapter meeting. KCSM__V3.pptx
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Decision Making

One of the things a new manager struggles with is how to make a good decision. For that matter, some long-time managers still struggle with this subject. It can be particularly hard if the manager was formerly part of the team they are now managing. ...
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Everyone is occasionally faced with a perplexing problem. This was really brought home for me recently when I was trying to fix my daughter’s wheelchair. We have had problems off and on with one of the brakes on her chair for years. We’ve ...
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Getting Political

Over the years I have frequently had discussions with new managers who expressed their disdain for ‘office politics.’ Likewise, up-and-coming analysts and techs have told me that if they ever became a manager they simply would not tolerate ...
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Getting Perspective

Recently, we had to admit my daughter into the hospital for a few days of testing. My wife and I took turns staying overnight, which was not only an inconvenience but really, really uncomfortable. One of the chairs converted into what could only loosely ...
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2017 Sneak Peek!

Your local HDI team is thrilled to share with you some of our plans for 2017. We are thankful for you, our members, and we strive to deliver value through our meetings and community service. Here is a breakdown of what to look forward to in 20l17. ...
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The last Skyway Chapter meeting was held on October 18, 2016, from 2:00 to 4:00 PM at TechData. The topic was To the Moon and Beyond: Leadership Lessons from America's Space Program , presented by Mike Hanson from Optum, Inc. In 1962 President ...
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