About Alexander Maasik
Alexander Maasik is a communication specialist at Weekdone weekly employee-progress reports. Maasik has a degree in journalism and public relations and a strong passion for internal communications and online collaboration.
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It's not a death sentence to admit defeat. Just concede that one and move on.
Conversations with customers provide insights into how well you are doing and plot where you're going.