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How To Find The Right People

Joseph Lalonde

Bringing a new team member onto your team can be a scary experience. You want a great fit but you don’t know if you’ll get one. Finding the right people to join your team can be tough.

4 Examples When Strategy Should Drive a Leader’s Decision

Ron Edmondson

There are times the “gut call” comes in handy for a leader. Leaders often must make quick and decisive decisions. Past experience and instinct can help a leader make the call when an immediate decision is needed.

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Stretching past your fear

Aspire-CS

Very few leaders will claim that they are fearful of anything. Other words might be used because the word fear in itself is frightful. They might say that they “avoid” something, “mistrust” someone, or have “anxiety” – perhaps more acceptable terms to use.

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How Do I Find a Great Mentor?

Let's Grow Leaders

I can’t tell you how many times someone has asked me to be their mentor, and when I asked what they were looking to accomplish–I was met with a blank stare. I guess they were just looking for me to start espousing wisdom to help get their career to the next level.

How GRIT Makes the Difference Between Failure and Success

Lead Change Blog

In 2007, I had the opportunity to change jobs. Changing jobs is in itself challenging, because you have to prove yourself in a new environment. The challenge was compounded by being in school pursuing a M.A. in Strategic. Communication and Leadership at Seton Hall.

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5 Success Tips for Introvert Women

Women on Business

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WHE32: Boosting Stress Resilience for Employees | with Andrew Shatté

Engaging Leader

“Stress is the new fat.

The Sky is Falling: How Leaders Become Heroes

Lead Change Blog

We have a problem. Sound familiar? Members of every organization across the land have uttered these four words, because things inevitably go wrong. Unplanned events occur, uncontrollable variables pop into view, or someone says or does something they shouldn’t have. If these walls could talk, right?

Wanting to be Led vs. Wanting to be a Leader

Ron Edmondson

Discerning the difference in leading others I have studied some psychological theory on personality differences and types. I’m certified to administer Myers-Briggs, but have worked with most of the more popular assessments. I generally agree with the theory behind these type tools.

Leadership Lessons And Quotes From War For The Planet Of The Apes

Joseph Lalonde

A Reel Leadership Article In July 2014, I shared leadership lessons from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Today, I’m happy to bring you leadership lessons from War for the Planet of the Apes. War for the Planet of the Apes is the last film in the new Planet of the Apes trilogy.

The 6 Biggest Reasons Why Unhappy Employees Quit Their New Jobs

Career Advancement

“Employees who believe that management is concerned about them as a whole person – not just an employee – are more productive, more satisfied, more fulfilled. Satisfied employees mean satisfied. customers, which leads to profitability.” Anne M. Mulcahy, former CEO of Xerox~.

Want Your Team More Engaged? Remove the Weapons of Mass Distraction

Jesse Lyn Stoner Blog

Guest Post by Victor Prince I used to be a “busy executive” with two phones strapped to my belt in the office – one for work and one for personal use. In most meetings, I put the phones on the table in front of me so I could see if I had any incoming messages. […].

How Are You Balancing Things?

Women on Business

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Empathy Protects You From Being a Jerkhole

Leadership Freak

Boldness, toughness, and grit are great leadership qualities, but empathy makes them effective. Apart from empathy leaders are jerkholes. Empathy is: Empathy is stepping into someone’s experience. Empathy is laughing when someone laughs… Continue reading → Humility Influence Personal Growth Leadership Development leadership success organizational success

Howling at The Moon: One Way to Handle Criticism

RapidStart Leadership

It can be tough to handle criticism. As leaders we need to be open and ready to listen to the good, the bad, and the ugly. How we respond to that criticism after listening can take many forms. The story is told of a man out walking with Abraham Lincoln one day.

I Will Until

Chris Brady

The following excerpt was taken directly from Chris Brady's book, Rascal: If any worthwhile dream requires a long term vision and delayed gratification, it stands to reason that perseverance will be. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

What brings it to you?

Jason Womack

What is it that - when you do it - brings you joy? Fulfillment? As you move through your day, your week.your year, how can you install moments of time that are yours? If you are going to be. Balance

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How to Build Trust with Your Clients

Women on Business

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4 Ways to Win Over Negative Team Members

Leadership Freak

Don’t minimize the concerns of negative people. When you say, “It’s not that bad,” to someone who thinks it’s bad, they think that you don’t get it. You’re out of touch. They’ll… Continue reading → Change Encouragement Optimism Leadership Development organizational success

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Import/Export: Times Are Changing For Business

Strategy Driven

The world has been going through a lot of big change, recently. As new leaders are coming into power throughout the biggest countries in the world, priorities are shifting, and the mood has changed.

0820 | How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter with Liz Wiseman

LDRLB

Liz Wiseman teaches leadership to executives and emerging leaders around the world. She is the President of The Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development firm headquartered in Silicon Valley.

How to Make Consulting Prospects Attend to Your Brilliant Ideas

David A Fields

College made my eyebrows hurt. More on that in a moment. If you view thought leadership as an important ingredient in your consulting firm’s growth, keep this in mind: your ideas don’t matter if they’re tedious.

4 Reasons Your Business Needs a Virtual Data Room

Women on Business

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Recommended Summer Reads for Leadership Freaks

Leadership Freak

The thing I love about good books is they help me think my own thoughts. Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahneman If you read one book this summer, read Thinking, Fast and… Continue reading → Author Book Notes Leading Leadership Development

Why You Should Consider Switching To a Direct Debit Service

Strategy Driven

Direct Debit is one of the safest and most cost-effective methods of conducting a financial transaction. It is an instruction from customers to bank or building society to collect specific amounts from their accounts after giving an advance notice of date and value of the transaction.

Leadership Biz Cafe Podcast #21 – Tim Sanders On Why Bizlove Is Critical For Today’s Leadership

Tanveer Naseer

When it comes to our leadership, how generous are we with the knowledge we have and the people we know in terms of helping others to succeed? And why is this so critical to our ability to succeed as leaders?

Just Do The Opposite.

Rich Gee Group

“Pay more attention to what losers do wrong than to what winners do right.”. Really? Aren’t you supposed to focus on the stars and mimic each step they’ve taken to get where they are? How many self-help and business books are out there prognosticating the way to our success? Millions.

5 Reasons Why Your E-commerce Website Needs a Mobile App

Women on Business

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10 Things that Make Dumb Leaders Smart Today

Leadership Freak

One of the best things to discover is your own lack of brilliance. Brain function goes down when you’re: Stressed out. If stress makes you dumb, some leaders must be dim-wits. Fatigued… Continue reading → Curiosity Fear Success Growth Leadership Development

Why Does Elon Musk Insist On Bamboo Flooring In His Car Plants?

Strategy Driven

Tesla hopes that by the end of next year, it’ll be churning out more than half a million cars a year, a significant uptick from the current rate of about 100,000. And where will all of those cars be inspected? On a bamboo floor right at the end of the factory’s production line.

Universities prepare people academically but what about for work? #job #jobtips

Rapid BI

This week I was the proud Dad watching his daughter at her graduation ceremony. She was one of many that graduated from a Gold rated university, She gained a first class honours degree. Won the faculty prize. To top it all in one of the most difficult subjects at University – Physics.

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We Are Looking to Add to Our Team

Kevin Eikenberry

Currently we have one of those “good problems to have.” It is a problem because there is a gap. It is good, because it means we are growing. We are looking for two new members for our team. But we aren’t looking for just anyone. We have taken our time to determine and craft descriptions […].

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The Leader as Witness

Lead Change Blog

My mother is north of 100 years old and still active. She resides in an assisted living facility in a tiny town in South Georgia.

Practical Ready Made Agenda Items for Your Next Meeting

Leadership Freak

One sure way to lead lousy meetings is to rely on spontaneity. Never let spontaneity be an excuse for lack of preparation. Spontaneity within a plan is more effective than spontaneity as a… Continue reading → Leading