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Providing the tools to help you have maximum impact on your career, company & community.

digital & technical skills will undoubtedly be needed in your organization.

And, at every level, individual contributors will also need evolved abilities in adaptability, creativity and critical thinking – which are IMPACT competencies.  These IMPACT skills will empower employees to thrive in a 21-st century workplace:










Helping You Succeed

The IMPACT Project™ provides the tools and training to help you be a world class contributor!

Because of our experience and relationships, we continue to learn which skills consistently drive success.  We aren’t just talking about the technical or digital skills needed for today’s digital-first world.  We’re also talking about the IMPACT skills required to excel in these times of rapid change and transformation.

Technology — and the job market it depends on — is in a constant state of change.

Smart’s lived at the intersection of this change for over 20 years. That’s why we’ve built a program focused on lifelong learning and continuous improvement to help you tool for success. The IMPACT Project™ provides tools, training and opportunities, plus suggests a mindset for those who want to grow with the times, expand their perspective and see the world changed for the better!

SMART Resources

Accept Criticism as a Gift – 9/25

Continuous Improvement requires us to be open to input and change.  Input can sometimes
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Work Smarter with the 1-3-5 Rule – 9/18

They take many forms but most of us operate off some sort of to-do
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Wear Orange Tomorrow to Make an IMPACT – 9/9

Smart is proud to help Second Harvest fight hunger by wearing orange and posting
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next SMART TALK™ presentation

Kanban for Everyone

Please plan to join us as we are introduced to the Kanban Method, Systems and Boards.  Through this fun and interactive session, we will explore this effective workflow management tool.  Whether the project is big or small, in an IT or Non-IT Setting, Kanban provides a framework to guide a team or individual to a successful outcome.

Alex Garrett

Kanban Coaching Professional

Accredited Kanban Trainer

Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 4:30 PM

Virtual Presentation

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PREVIOUS Masters Edition Smart TALKS™


L.E.A.D.E.R.S - The 7 traits of Authentic Leadership

What is about a leader that you find appealing? They inspire others, earn trust, and get things done.

Connect with Roger Wolkoff


Neuroscience of Conversational Blind Spots

Blind Spot #1 – Assuming everyone thinks like me.  Blind Spot #2: Feelings don’t change my reality.

Connect with Jacy Imilkowski


Effectively Communicating Through Change

In your mind, what’s a necessary condition for communicating effectively during a time of change? 

Connect with Chariti Gent

Kanban for Everyone Resources

After our “Kanban for Everyone” Smart Talk on October 22, 2020 presenter, Alex Garrett, recommend these additional resources. We hope you find these resources helpful! Alex Garrett: LinkedIn Page  Downloadable
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Video Interviews – Pointers and Tips

Congratulations on landing a video interview! Video interviews are becoming more and more prevalent in today’s business world. If you’re camera-shy, it’s time to take steps to fix that and
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Are You Taking the Time to Improve Your Skill Set?

Are You Taking the Time to Improve Your Skill Set? You’ve been in your role now for at least 2 years. You excel at what you do, and you know
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Cyber Security Tips for Summer Travel

Cyber Security Tips for Summer Travel All month the Smart Solutions team has been sharing tips about cyber security and cyber awareness.  Here is a quick summary of recommendations for
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What’s HOT in IT today?

What’s HOT in IT today? You’ve likely read a lot about IoT, digital transformation, cyber security, and the next greatest software development language.  There is so much that is constantly
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The Intersection of Healthcare and Technology

The Intersection of Healthcare and Technology We have all been reading a lot about Healthcare and Biohealth Technologies and how they have a deep impact on our economy.  This rapidly
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We’re in the middle of a sea change when it comes to careers and work. Maybe you’re looking for a full-time job at a company with a great culture. Or, maybe you’re loving the flexibility and autonomy of the gig economy and are looking for more short-term contracts and projects.  We are here to introduce you to roles that fit your situation and are in line with your skills.  We will match you with interesting projects and provide you with tools to make an IMPACT on your career, your company and your community.

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