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quickpoint: He Can Who Thinks He Can

Leading Blog

W E ALL POSSESS some confidence, but we all could use more of it. Confidence is about managing your self-doubt in order to do what you need to do to achieve your long-term goals. Confidence is a matter of mindset and belief and is reinforced by action.

How to Become a Better Mentor

Career Advancement

“One of the greatest values of mentors is the ability to see ahead what others cannot see and to help them navigate a course to their destination.” — John C.

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Olympus Has Fallen

Joseph Lalonde

Olympus Has Fallen is the 2013 movie that started the Fallen series with Gerard Butler. Additional entries in this film series are: London Has Fallen and Angel Has Fallen. Mike Banning is the hero of these stories.

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Encore Video Series #3: How Do I Measure the Impact of Leadership Development Initiatives?

Kevin Eikenberry

Books have been written and careers have been built on trying to answer the question that I am tackling today. How Do I Measure the Impact of Leadership Development Initiatives?

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The HR Playbook: Reduce Turnover with Employee Benefits

Companies with the right mix of benefits saw a 138% drop in employee turnover. Learn how you can lower your employee attrition rate and retain top talent.

How to Express Empathy Like a Leader

Leadership Freak

You can’t lead until you connect with people. Empathy is the channel of connection. How to express empathy like a leader: #1. Verbalize the emotion of others: Empathy acknowledges emotion. Acknowledgement isn’t agreement.…

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How to Maintain a Future Focus

Kevin Eikenberry

If you don’t know where you are going, how will you get there? That is the idea behind many efforts at goal setting. Undoubtedly, we must know where we want to go.

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The Importance of Curiosity and What It Can Do for You


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When Change Is Good

Eric Jacobson

"Change is disturbing when it is done to us, exhilarating when it is done by us." - Rosabeth Moss Kanter. Change Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership

Aim Higher: Great Leaders Tell Great Stories

Skip Prichard

The Leadership Art of Storytelling. . “There’s always room for a story that can transport people to another place.” ” ~ J.K. Rowling. In this latest episode of the “Aim Higher” podcast, I got the chance to sit down with my friend Paul Smith.

Understanding Effective Ways CEOs Can Communicate Change

CEO Insider

CEOs know it’s crucial to communicate with their people when implementing business change. Why do so many make the common mistake of not communicating enough to provide clarity of focus and inspiration to mobilize their people when leading through change?

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How to Build a Competitive Benefits Package

An attractive benefits program can be a highly effective recruiting and retention tool. But to make benefits a competitive advantage, employers must get creative with their benefits strategy or risk losing out on the best talent. Learn how to build a benefits package that your employees will love.

Communication Happens: You Might As Well Do It Right


Communication is part of every organization, making sure you do it right is the biggest thing that makes a difference. Today’s post is by Charles Morgan, author of Now, What? CLICK HERE to get your copy).

Stop Using Weak Language at Work

HR Digest

Most of us consciously and unconsciously use weak languages at work. Although some of us consider it a decent way of responding, while others consider it as a way to avoid any confusion or issue that may after asking a question.

7 Actions I Recommend When A Church is Declining

Ron Edmondson

What should you do when a church is in decline? I get asked that question a lot. It should be noted there are no cookie-cutter solutions for reversing a church in decline. Churches have unique characteristics, because they have different people. There are different reasons which cause decline.

Outside Of SEO, Why Is Your Content Gold?

Strategy Driven

It’s impossible nowadays to launch your online presence without considering the importance of SEO – Search Engine Optimization – in your business growth.

11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

Learn the 11 proven strategies that you can implement quickly to get every employee innovating and contributing to the growth of your company.

How We Take Care of Ourselves

Harvard Business Review

At work, self-care might mean asking for a deadline extension, going to the gym in the middle of the day, or blocking off a few hours to prioritize tasks for the week. But that’s all easier said than done. We speak with a happiness researcher about how to find the time we need to take care of ourselves (and then actually do it). Guest: Ashley Whillans. Our theme music is Matt Hill’s “City In Motion,” provided by Audio Network. Gender Audio

How Is an LLC Taxed?

Strategy Driven

Easily one of the most daunting parts of being an entrepreneur, tax season can be complicated if you’ve never been exposed to doing business taxes before. In this article, we’ll explore how LLC taxation works, so as an LLC owner, you neither overpay nor underpay the government.

Managing Career Transitions Part 2: Taking A Break

Harvard Business Review

Many people in the business world find their success by always being “on.” ” They wake up at 4 a.m., answer emails 24 hours a day, and don’t take vacations. Sometimes they’re so high functioning that they don’t even realize they have symptoms of anxiety until they take time away from the office. This week, host Morra Aarons-Mele speaks with Alyssa Mastromonaco, former White House deputy chief of staff and former chief operating officer of Vice Media.

What Does a Server Do and Why Does Your Small Business Need One?

Strategy Driven

What does a server do? You could be wondering about how to set up a server and how is it suitable for your small business needs. Implementing the use of servers could be the ideal strategy for the growth of your business.

Quantifying a Culture of Innovation

Examining five years of anonymous data from over 6 million users in 170+ countries, Spigit has discovered that a culture of innovation can be measured – with a 99% statistical confidence level – by a metric called "ideation rate." Download the eBook now for an in-depth look at this groundbreaking study.

How to Engage Physicians in Innovative Health Care Efforts

Harvard Business Review

The American Medical Association has identified some best practices. Research & development Healthcare Digital Article

What Kind of Chief Innovation Officer Does Your Company Need?

Harvard Business Review

Understanding one of the latest additions to the C-suite. Innovation Hiring Digital Article