Tue.Jul 07, 2020

July 2020 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Welcome to the July 2020 Leadership Development Carnival! We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, motivation, productivity, team building, and more. Communication. Paula Kiger of Big Green Pen shared How businesses can repair the chasm created by racism. Paula writes: “ It can be difficult to figure out where to start when trying to eliminate racism in the workplace.

An Experiment to Test the Power of Your Influence

Leadership Freak

Incompetent leaders focus exclusively on results. Successful leaders notice their impact on people because leadership is about human beings, not simply producing a product.

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5 Principles for Ethical Leadership in Times of Crisis

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post by Jason Richmond : Leaders are, by definition, role models, and employees naturally follow their lead. This is particularly true in times of crisis.

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Creating New Work Routines – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

Last week, I talked about the power that routines can have in our lives. If you missed that, you can watch it here. In this video, I am talking about The thing about routines is that when they change, we are often left feeling a little lost, confused or even discombobulated.

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How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

Why Tackling Diversity Begins Within Management

Women on Business

When it came to forming the leadership team in my current role, I was well aware of the limitations I faced in the early stages of my career — it’s difficult to visualize what you could be if it simply doesn’t exist.

Loneliness is “a Mortal Threat”; Relationships are the Cure

Next Level Blog

As I’ve been writing about the past couple of weeks, the allostatic load of the extraordinarily stressful period we’re living, working and leading through demands that we be more mindful about the routines that can help us be both effective and healthy.

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99 Ways to Change Behavior

Change Starts Here

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the publication of my book, 99 Ways to Influence Change. The book briefly describes all the methods we have at hand to get things done by helping people change.

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12 Ways To Save Money While Running Your Business

Strategy Driven

As far as entrepreneurship is concerned, every penny counts. While you try your best to pool resources to set up your business, your employees and suppliers deserve their paychecks.

Changing Our World: 5 Steps for Coming Out of Our Crisis

The Practical Leader

In Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet says, “there is nothing good or bad but thinking makes it so.” ” This has become a widely quoted bit of wisdom. It’s both an ancient truth as a cornerstone of mindfulness and on the leading edge of cognitive psychology.

3 Budget-Friendly Ways to Boost Brand Awareness

Strategy Driven

Any small business wants to boost brand awareness, but often they do not have the budget to create and launch a nationwide marketing campaign. The pennies are simply too tight to justify spending them on something that may or may not work.

COVID & the Future of Work: Insights from Paycor’s C-Suite

In Paycor’s newest report, our Chief Executive and Group Leaders consider how your clients will recruit, manage their workforce, optimize benefits, and foster employee experience in the new normal of 2020 and beyond. For actionable insights and tips download and share our guide with your clients!

The Challenges Of Developing Software For The Government

CEO Insider

A custom software development project is typically a challenging experience in and of itself. When it is a software project for the government, a unique set of challenges and costs can sometimes arise to add another layer to the overall development process.

Standing Out in eCommerce: It’s Not As Easy As You Think!

Strategy Driven

The last few months have taught us a lot about business. Specifically, they’ve shown us which business models lend themselves well to change, and which do not.

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3 Steps to Develop Big, New Ideas for Your Consulting Firm

David A Fields

How do you consistently create powerful ideas that stimulate every aspect of your consulting firm? Below, we’ll explore one, straightforward, reliable approach. Have you ever read or heard an innovative idea and reflected, “Man, I wish I had thought of that?”

The Keys To Energizing Your Work And Life

Eric Jacobson

Add to your to-read list Tom Rath's book, Are You Fully Charged?

Why HR Technology Matters Now More Than Ever

When a crisis hits, HR technology gives business leaders the data, tools, and support to make important business decisions quickly. In this report, Josh Bersin breaks down the 4 key benefits of HR tech and demonstrates through case studies how business leaders can leverage it to solve problems and grow. Download this report to learn more!

How To Operate When Consumer Confidence Is Low

Strategy Driven

It’s not easy running a business in the best of times, yet almost no one on this Earth would be liable to label 2020 as ‘the best of times’ so far. Unexpected and thorough societal change has caused many of us to change our habits, and this has rocked the economy and business world.

Leadership and Management Book Talk—Our Favorite Little-Known Reads

Management Excellence

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Leadership and Management Book Talk—Our Favorite Little-Known Reads

Art Petty

Wally Bock and Art Petty connect to talk about their favorite, unknown books on this latest episode of the Leadership and Management Book Talk podcast. In what is never a surprise, they come at the topic from opposite ends of the spectrum.

#leadershiptruth – Vulnerability is the new black.

Roundtable Talk

When the curtain was pulled back to show that the Wizard of Oz was a fidgety little man pressing the buttons, Dorothy and her friends finally got some real answers and the ‘Wizard’ could finally stop pretending to be someone he’s not.

Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

Why are video-meetings so exhausting?

HR Digest

Even since the nation went into a lockdown, I’ve been on enough Zoom calls than I can count. If it’s not Zoom meetings or virtual happy hours with colleagues, it’s catching up on Skype or FaceTime with friends and family.

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SmileDirectClub Looks Beyond Direct-to-Consumer Marketing

Harvard Business

Why and how to move beyond a direct-to-consumer strategy. Business models Founders Strategy execution Audio

A Beginner’s Guide to Getting Things Done (GTD)

HR Digest

Getting Things Done, or GTD, was developed by David Allen in the 1980s. After years of research and practice, David Allen came up with the GTD methodology which is based on a simple truth: the more information you store inside your head, the harder it is to decide what requires prioritization.

Research: How Workers Shift from One Industry to Another

Harvard Business

What does it take to make the leap? Education Developing employees Professional transitions Job search Digital Article

9 Ways to Manage Costs and Prepare for Future Growth

SMB leaders are working day and night to navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Successfully managing it requires the CFO and HR leader to make complex decisions quickly, without rushing into an uncoordinated response. Foremost among these decisions will be cost containment. The way organizations manage costs now will determine how well they perform during and after COVID-19. Download our guide and start preparing for the future today.

Crisil says $160 million loss due to H1B Visa change marginal for Indian IT firms

HR Digest

The H1B visa suspension by the US government will cost Indian IT firms $160 million and have a marginal 0.25-0.30 percent impact on their profitability, CRISIL , a domestic rating agency, said on Monday.

Pricing Strategies for Uncertain Times

Harvard Business

A conversation with pricing expert Rafi Mohammed on when and how to change prices in response to Covid-19. Pricing Strategy Crisis management Audio

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How Businesses Have Successfully Pivoted During the Pandemic

Harvard Business

A look at what’s worked and why. Strategy Digital Article

Adventures in Alternative Work Arrangements

Harvard Business

We’re not in the office anymore. Work-life balance Career planning Managing yourself Digital Article

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.

A Better Way to Scale Covid-19 Testing

Harvard Business

Online marketplaces can connect those who have tests with those who need to provide them. Economics & Society Technology Digital Article