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10 Magic Phrases That Will Make You a Better Leader

Great Leadership By Dan

By Dan McCarthy : Want to be a better leader? Then try improving your vocabulary. No, I'm not talking adding the latest management and leadership buzzwords or jargon to your repertoire. I'm talking about adding some powerful phrases to your vocabulary that will engage, motivate and inspire others.

Experiment Your Way to Success

Lead Change Blog

“Experiment. Make it your motto day and night. Experiment and it will lead you to the light.” ” That’s Cole Porter’s advice. He wrote the song, “Experiment” for the 1933 musical comedy Nymph Errant. If you want to cut your failure rate, get better results, and get them faster, you’ll follow his advice. Cut Your Failure Rate.

How Being a Leader is Like a Pair of Shoes – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

Believe it or not, two viewers issued me the same challenge this week – asking me to compare leadership to SHOES! Check out the video below to see if I can rise to the challenge this week… Tweet it out: Strive to be a leader people love as much as their favorite pair of shoes. […].

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Why Employee Health And Wellness Needs To Become A Critical Leadership Priority

Tanveer Naseer

One key to succeeding at leadership is creating a workplace environment that empowers employees to commit their best efforts. To that end, shouldn’t leaders also be looking at measures to improve employee health and wellness to help attract and retain employees?

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.

The Surprising Discovery of my Waving Experiment

Leadership Freak

I’m doing a waving experiment while I walk and have made a surprising discovery. We live in the country. Sometimes I don’t see any cars. But during “rush hour,” I wave several times.… … Continue reading → Influence Leading Leadership Development leadership success

6 Reasons Your Best Employees Can Lose Their Motivation

Lead from Within

Employees require a certain amount of energy and motivation to be engaged and feel fully committed at the workplace. According to a recent study of 1.2 employees at 52 organizations, most of them Fortune 1000 companies, there’s cause for concern.

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How to Make Your Consulting Joyful (Again)

David A Fields

If your consulting firm’s plate is overflowing with client work, you’re probably hustling long hours and stressing over deliverables, capacity and quality.

How To Be A Modern Day Legacy Builder

Eric Jacobson

Legacy in the Making is the fascinating book where authors Mark Miller and Lucas Conley provide readers a toolkit for how to be a modern day legacy builder for your company/brand.

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How to Avoid Office Drama

HR Digest

One of the best decisions you can make in your life is to choose to not get involved in petty office drama.

One Secret to Having a More Productive Week

Ron Edmondson

Here’s a secret to having a more productive week: Spend 30 minutes Sunday afternoon or evening, or even early Monday morning, planning your week. I know that sounds overly simplistic, but it can actually be quite powerful.

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.

The Challenge of Leading a High Performer

The Center For Leadership Studies

Of the four leadership styles that comprise the Situational Leadership ® Model, S4 is presumed by the majority of people as “the easiest.” What’s not to like, right? We deliver S4 of low direction/low support (“You decide, I trust you”) to people who are Performance Readiness ® Level R4 (“Able and Confident and Willing”) for the task at hand.

Should Women Entrepreneurs Partner up with Startups?

Women on Business

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Five Innovative Approaches To Improve Your Website in 2019

Strategy Driven

Is your website taking too long to grow and reach the numbers you envision? You’re not alone. Millions of others like you are competing for the vast resources the internet offers and this means only the fittest survives and thrives here.

Dematerialization and What It Means for the Economy — and Climate Change

Harvard Business Review

Andrew McAfee, co-director of the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy, explains how the U.S. economy is growing and actually using less and less stuff to do so. Thanks to new technologies, many advanced economies are reducing their use of timber, metals, fertilizer, and other resources. McAfee says this dematerialization trend is spreading to other parts of the globe.

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.

Sevian Business Performance Assessment Program

Strategy Driven

Get the performance improvement program leading organizations use to achieve market dominance. SocialMediaPosts

How a New Leader Broke Through a Culture of Accuse, Blame, and Criticize

Harvard Business Review

Children’s Hospital & Clinics COO Julie Morath sets out to change the culture there by instituting a policy of blameless reporting, which encourages employees to report anything that goes wrong or seems substandard without fear of reprisal for the act of reporting. Harvard Business School professor Amy Edmondson discusses getting an organization into the “High Performance Zone” by creating an environment of psychological safety and high accountability.

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What 575 C-Level Executives Really Think About CMOs

Harvard Business Review

CMOs doubt their abilities more than their colleagues do. Sales & Marketing Marketing Managing yourself Digital Article

How to Create a Five-Star Patient Experience - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS

Harvard Business Review

Sponsor content from Siemens Healthineers. Customer service Strategy execution Sponsor Content

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 Keep Envy from Poisoning Your Team’s Culture

Harvard Business Review

Create a culture of compassion, not comparison. Managing yourself Leading teams Motivating people Digital Article

Why Consolidating Brands Can Be a Strategic Mistake

Harvard Business Review

Are you doing it for your customers — or yourself? Branding Psychology Digital Article

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To Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking, Stop Thinking About Yourself

Harvard Business Review

Tips for before and during your presentation. Presentations Communication Digital Article

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