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How I Built This

Leading Blog

T AKING AN IDEA and building it into something tangible. That’s the entrepreneurial journey. Guy Raz interviews innovators, entrepreneurs, and idealists to create a narrative of their journey from spark to movement in a highly successful podcast on NPR and now a book entitled, How I Built This.

Leading in Times of Stress

Kevin Eikenberry

Have you ever had to lead when things were stressful? Have you ever felt stressed, yet still needed to lead effectively? If you have led for any length of time, and certainly if you led during 2020, you have experienced this!

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5 Tragic Communication Mistakes That Sabotage Teamwork

Let's Grow Leaders

Innocent communication mistakes can leave a lasting impact on your team. Avoid these common communication mistakes that sabotage teamwork and degrade trust. Have you ever heard yourself muttering these words, only to realize later it was an innocent communication mistake? “Oh, she […].

Choices to focus your business plan

Lead Change Blog

Here are 3 sets of closely related choices – areas of focus – to help make sure you get the most from your business plan. Eliminating Pain Points vs. Progress in Strategy Execution. I recently met with a CEO to organize a strategic planning meeting with his leadership team. When I asked what success looked like for the planning meeting, he held up his list of the top 10 pain points his company wants to resolve. For him, success was fixing things that are causing pain for his team.

CFO’s Guide to Building an HR Team with Limited Time, Budget and Resources

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when CFOs have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

How Leaders are Made Wise and Why We Often Remain Foolish

Leadership Freak

“How often must I tell you that we are made wise not by the recollections of our past, but by the responsibilities of our future.” Back to Methuselah, by George Bernard Shaw) Any… Continue reading → Accountability Personal Growth Success foolishness leadership responsibility taking responsibility wise leaders

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7 Benefits of Developing Messaging Strategically

leaderCommunicator

When you have important messages to communicate, is there a standard way you approach developing mission-critical messages, or do you do it differently every time?

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Three Timeless Leadership Lessons from Martin Luther King, Jr.

Experience to Lead

Leadership lessons from Martin Luther King, Jr. focused on leading change and examining leadership and are as relevant today as they were in 1965 during the historic march from Selma to Montgomery.

The Foundations Of Business Growth

Strategy Driven

Trying to expand your business during a global pandemic may seem like madness. However, you are an entrepreneur and you don’t want to rest on your laurels.

For Positive Change, Focus on Displaying Gratitude

Management Excellence

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Top Reasons to Consider Opening a Franchise

Strategy Driven

All sorts of people love the idea of owning their own business. However, starting from scratch requires a huge amount of time and effort, and there are simply no guarantees of success. This doesn’t mean that you can’t become an entrepreneur.

How to Build the Ideal HR Team (with Limited Time, Budget and Resources)

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when you have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

The Latest Killer APP for High-Performing Teams

CEO Insider

You won’t find this APP on your phone (at least not yet). This APP is an acronym for Accountability, Productivity, and Psychological Safety.

Taking Control Of Your Business Finances

Strategy Driven

It is well-documented that the majority of new businesses fail. Cash flow is an obstacle for many aspiring entrepreneurs, and this is why taking control of business finances is so critical.

Eat That Frog! For Students

Eric Jacobson

Brand new is the book, Eat That Frog! For Students , adapted from Brian Tracy ’s time-management bestseller, Eat That Frog , which has sold more than 2.4 million copies around the world.

Marketing 101 As We Head Into 2021

thoughtLEADERS, LLC

As the world continues to change, organizations can benefit from adapting their marketing strategies. Michael Stahl shares ten ways to make the most of your marketing efforts in 2021. Today’s post is by Michael Stahl, CMO at SERVPRO (CLICK HERE to learn more).

How HR Can Promote Mental Health at Work (Actionable Advice to Help Your People Thrive)

HR leaders are on the frontlines of a mental health crisis, but the topic can still be taboo—or at least something that’s only talked about reluctantly. What can HR do to help? Download our latest guide to learn the 4 ways you can support the mental health of your employees and identify warning signs of burnout.

For Positive Change, Focus on Displaying Gratitude

Art Petty

There’s a growing body of research evidence—and a lot of commonsense—that suggests we benefit on many levels when we regularly display gratitude to the people who help us on our journeys. I checked, and the world can use the positive impact of more gratitude right about now.

In the Digital Economy, Your Software Is Your Competitive Advantage

Harvard Business

Too many companies leave developers out of strategic decision-making. Innovation Technology Digital Article

Scaling Mentoring from One to Many

Roundtable Talk

In the traditional leadership space, typically we send leaders off to a course or to a one-to-one coaching scenario. The truth of the matter is that when you’re in a classroom or working with an executive coach, you’re working on your own and it’s about you and your need.

What to Do If Your Team Doesn’t Want to Go Back to the Office

Harvard Business

…but company leaders are insisting on it. Leading teams Managing up Workspaces Digital Article

How HR Can Promote Mental Health at Work: Actionable Advice to Help Your People Thrive

HR leaders are on the frontlines of a mental health crisis, but the topic can still be taboo—or at least something that’s only talked about reluctantly. What can HR do to help? Download our latest guide to learn the 4 ways you can support the mental health of your employees and identify warning signs of burnout.

5 Tasks Your Startup Business Should Outsource

Strategy Driven

Firstly, if you have decided to launch your own business, congratulations. Being an entrepreneur is a rewarding and exciting way to earn a living, but the early days are certainly the hardest.

Boards Are Obstructing ESG — at Their Own Peril

Harvard Business

Environmental, social, and governance issues have a greater impact on company finances than many directors realize. Sustainability Social responsibility Boards Digital Article

5 Essentials Resume Formatting Tips To Help You Get Hired

HR Digest

Explore our resume formatting tips for ideas and inspiration on how to make the perfect resume. A resume is an important professional document. It is the first thing that an organization seeks from a potential candidate and from where the company gets a knowhow of the person.

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How Should CEOs Respond to the Attack on the Capitol?

Harvard Business

A Q&A with Tim Ryan, chair of PwC U.S. Race Social responsibility Leadership Digital Article

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Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

In Paycor’s latest survey, more than 2,000 Finance and HR leaders told us about their plans for 2021. Download the survey for actionable insights and tips.