5 Big Rules For Productive Conference Calls

Let's Grow Leaders

It’s easy to fool ourselves into the illusion that “just having a conference call,” instead of a face-to-face meeting or one-on-one, will save time. A Quick Rant Against Conference Calls. The next time you have a conference call, try thinking like an entrepreneur.

How to Design a Conference Introverts will Love

C-Level Strategies

As an introvert, I know the excitement of attending a conference is often tempered by the anxiety of knowing I will likely be out of my comfort zone on more than one occasion. One of the reasons I love the SOBCon Conference is Founders Liz Strauss and Terry St.

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Bury My Heart at Conference Room B

Kevin Eikenberry

Bury My Heart at Conference Room B is a book that illuminates a process developed by Stan and his organization to help individual leaders draw out their core values and build greater commitment to organizational success.

How to Manage Remote Direct Reports

Harvard Business Review

“If your direct report knows you’re there every six months, it helps build trust.” “Join in on a conference call to the home office so you can get a glimpse of [the situation] from their perspective,” Mortensen says.

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C-Level Strategies

How to Sell Social Media to the CEO

C-Level Strategies

Access to the all-new MarketingProfs report: Tame the Giant: The Complete Field Guide to Facebook Marketing (a $49 value). Selling Social to the C-Suite, Save $200. If you’re reading this blog, chances are you’re immersed to some degree in the social media universe.

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How to archive your Twitter Chats and conference hashtags using Keepstream.com plus eight other Twitter content curation tools

Krishna De

Or perhaps you want to save content that you or others share on Twitter as a list of great resources, for example when attending a conference? You can create a PDF document of a Twitter hashtag stream for a conference or Twitter chat using.

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It’s OK If Going to a Conference Doesn’t Feel Like Real Work

Harvard Business Review

When I was just starting my career, going to conferences seemed like a terrific perk. And then I’d spend hours writing up a worthy conference report and wait for the applause from my appreciative colleagues. That was the reason I agreed to any request to go to a conference.

What People Are Really Doing When They’re on a Conference Call

Harvard Business Review

If you’re reading this while on a conference call — perhaps even in the loo — you’re not alone. It turns out many U.S. employees would rather do just about anything rather than listen intently to their coworkers from a remote location.

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Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA) Business

Coaching Tip

New research from DDI and The Conference Board, titled The Global Leadership Forecast (GLF) 2014 | 2015, Ready-Now Leaders: Meeting Tomorrow’s Business Challenges , examines the relationship between leadership practices and financial performance in this environment and identifies the seven specific leadership best practices most unique to organizations in the top 20 percent of financial performance. . Eighteen significant findings are detailed in the report. .

How to Make Networking at Conferences Feel Less Icky

Harvard Business Review

Whether you like attending them or not, conferences offer great opportunities for networking. At conferences, you can extend your network by meeting new people, including potential employers or employees, and you can catch up with and get updates from those you already know.

You Don’t Have to Go to a Conference to Enjoy It

Harvard Business Review

Are you jealous of your colleagues as they jet off to attend yet another innovation conference? How do they have the time, money, or connections to always wangle their way into every cool conference? For a growing number of conferences, you can now participate without actually going.

3 Questions To Connect The Dots – Catalyst Atlanta Andy Stanley

Joseph Lalonde

T oday, I’m live blogging from the Catalyst Atlanta Conference. Everybody who reports to you needs to know YOUR answer to this question @AndyStanley #CatalystATL Click To Tweet. Leadership Live blogging Andy Stanley Catalyst 2016 conference

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How to archive your Twitter Chats and conference hashtags using Keepstream.com plus eight other Twitter content curation tools

Krishna De

Or perhaps you want to save content that you or others share on Twitter as a list of great resources, for example when attending a conference? You can create a PDF document of a Twitter hashtag stream for a conference or Twitter chat using.

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Teleseminar Report I

Tony Mayo

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Possibility Maximizer: The Conference Board

Maximizing Possibility

 Today I would like to shine the spotlight on The Conference Board -  a leading source for business statistics and economic indicators.  However, The Conference Board does much more than just report on leading economic indicators.

What Business Leaders Need to Know About the Paris Climate Conference

Harvard Business Review

The 195 member countries, or “parties,” hold a Conference of Parties (COP) annually, and this year is the 21st meeting. As a Citi report estimated recently, the cost to the global economy of doing nothing could hit $72 trillion between now and mid-century.

Company Values? Whatever.

Lead Change Blog

I attended a terrific conference recently hosted by Human Synergistics. Their one-day #UltimateCulture Conference in Chicago brought together bright minds about organizational culture, including Edgar Schein, Larry Senn, Rob Cooke, Linda Sharkey, and Jason Carthen.

Mark Roberti on Big Data and RFID: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Mark Roberti has reported on business for major publications worldwide since 1985. Conference CMP Media Asiaweek Hofstra University Information Week Internet of Things Los Alamos National Labs Mark Roberti: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris RFID and radar RFID Journal In 2002, he launched RFID Journal on the Web as an independent source of news and information for business and IT executives looking to tap RFID’s enormous potential.

Possibility Maximizer: LinkUp Monthly Jobs Report

Maximizing Possibility

The Resource:    LinkUp Monthly Jobs Report What It Is:   LinkUp is a job search engine that finds and displays employment openings directly from the career section of employer websites for companies of all sizes.

Beware of the Loss of Consumer Confidence

Coaching Tip

The sharp decline reported last week in one confidence gauge, from Reuters and the University of Michigan, has sent up caution flares. Yesterday, the Conference Board confirmed this decline when they announced that their gauge of consumer confidence fell to 63.4 That is because the Conference Board's survey places a slightly greater emphasis on labor-market prospects.

Awesomely Simple Leadership

Leaders. Better. Brighter.

Before the books were written, the seminars and classes were taught, the conferences were held, the academies founded. Leaders. Better. Brighter.™

My New Traveling Office

Women on Business

According to them you could safely read the paper and drive, or perhaps type a report? If you travel as a team, this can make you much more effective as people use the internet, conduct research, and type up reports as someone drives.

Report Says Women Should Speak Less to Get Ahead at Work

The Idolbuster

The post Report Says Women Should Speak Less to Get Ahead at Work appeared first on The Idolbuster. Did you see the blockbuster article in the NY Times by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant discussing why women don’t speak out at work?

Hsee's Happiness Heuristics

Tony Mayo

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You cannot WIN in life. You can only LIVE it! (Stephen Colbert Commencement Speech)

ReThink HR

You may also like the following: Don’t be a Statistic 5 reasons why HR is the New Cool Kid HRevolution: It’s an UN-conference for a reason! inspiration Colbert Report Commencement Speech Northwestern University Stephen Colbert

The Inner Resolve to Overcome: Lesson from this week in Chicago

Ron Edmondson

Reportedly this week saw the worst snow storm since 1967. Home About Consulting Church Family Leadership Navigation: Home » Culture » The Inner Resolve to Overcome: Lesson from this week in Chicago The Inner Resolve to Overcome: Lesson from this week in Chicago February 5, 2011 in Culture , Encouragement , Faith , Fear , Life Plan , Vision with 6 Comments I’ve been amazed this past week at the resolve of the people of Chicago.

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 68: Captain Alwyn Landry and the.

Weekly Leader

Featured Instigator: Will Lukang

Lead Change Blog

At one point in his career, he reports the strangest question he was asked in a job interview was, “Why do you want my job?” The best moment in his career occurred in 2008, when he recommended a direct report for a job within their company.

Leading Virtual Teams: 12 Powerful Ways to Lead a Team You Can’t See

RapidStart Leadership

Maybe it’s a Monday morning phone huddle to set weekly goals, or a Friday video conference to share updates. Confer with the team (and company policy) and pick two or three platforms and try to keep everyone there. Even professional bloggers have annual conferences.

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Fascinating Numbers - Employee Job Satisfaction at Lowest Level in.

Management is a Journey

The 7 Things A Leader Must Do To Build The Perfect Team

Terry Starbucker

They must See – All too often a team can be left in the dark on higher level strategic matters that concern their boss, or not be privy to certain reports or financial information. On paper, and in your head, you have the best team in the world – and yet, things are not clicking.

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How Leaders can Ignite Innovation

Great Leadership By Dan

Allow your employees to attend conferences and networking events. This isn’t about reading market research reports or user surveys – it’s about actually going out and observing the users of whatever it is you make or provide. An executive at a company I work with recently told me: “W e have very creative employees who want to be innovative but find many obstacles created by the cultural opposition to it.

Why do smart people do dumb things?

Coaching Tip

Among the benefits that organizations have reported: EQ has twice the power of IQ to predict overall performance. NexusEQ Conference.

Should a Woman Act More Like a Man to Succeed at Work?

Great Leadership By Dan

The first, Ready-Now Leaders: Cultivating Women in Leadership to Meet Tomorrow’s Business Challenges by DDI and The Conference Board, identifies “confidence” as one of the few but significant leadership differences between the sexes.

10 Secrets of Many Senior Pastors

Ron Edmondson

I previously shared this post over a year ago after sharing these points at a conference for executive pastors. I was asked to give my perspective as a senior pastor, since each of them report to one. I get to hang out and know many senior pastors.

Update on Executive Coaching Fees

Tony Mayo

The Conference Board has recently released its 2010 update and revision to that report. Unfortunately, the report no longer contains information on the amount organizations are paying for executive coaching per hour or by engagement.

Why Uncontrollable Factors are Norm to Great CEOs

In the CEO Afterlife

Consider this: The Conference Board reports that the average tenure of a CEO in America is 8.4 Every day we see or read about superb acts of leadership.

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You can’t keep everyone happy – how to heal bruised egos

Managers are Heroes

Report unintentionally ridicules employee. That’s what happened to manager Ellen Fortson when a report she wrote unintentionally embarrassed one of her employees. Wrap-up report had negative comments. Ellen was delighted to send out her final report, which included all the feedback. “Jackie, let me assure you the report wasn’t meant to embarrass anyone. Keeping morale high and productivity up can be a constant juggling act.

10 Characteristics of Good Leadership (Repost)

Ron Edmondson

That could be through reading, conferences, web-based learnings, or through other leaders, but also through people who report to the leader. (This time of year I typically share the most popular posts of the year.).