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How to Build a High-Performing Team: Ten Vital Conversations

Let's Grow Leaders

Invest One Hour a Month to Help Your Team Perform Even Better. Every truly high-performing team has one thing in common: They spend time in candid conversation talking about what’s working and consistently look for ways to improve.

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From The Gray Man

Joseph Lalonde

A Reel Leadership Article My latest book, Reel Leadership, is now available <a href=”[link] Amazon</a> If you love movies and leadership, you will love this book. The Gray Man is a Netflix original movie released directly to streaming and movie theaters simultaneously.

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Leadership Skills Every Small Business Owner Needs

Tanveer Naseer

When you own a small business, you’re usually the one who runs the show. Even if you have a small staff, you still need to be on top of daily operations to ensure everything goes smoothly. This means understanding the best way to micromanage multiple tasks without missing a beat.

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Recognizing Ethical Issues (Part 3)

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton In Part 1 of this series on Recognizing Ethical Issues, I addressed the gaps in our thinking that require us to develop an ethical alert system. in Part 2, I explored why some leaders who want to do the right thing still don't "do the work" to learn how to do it. In Part 3, I'll dig into the importance of ethical awareness as the basis for ethical decision making.

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HR in 2023: Survey Insights and Predictions

Nearly 6,000 people weighed in on the future of HR. Here’s what they said….

Confidence vs Arrogance

Let's Grow Leaders

What’s the difference between confidence vs arrogance? When I was young, a mountain trail gave me an early lesson between confidence and arrogance. This is an excerpt from from my latest book Tomorrow Together: Essays of Hope, Healing, and Humanity.

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Quiet Quitting: The New Leadership Boogeyman

Joseph Lalonde

If you click on any business or leadership-related blog recently, you’ve probably bumped into the new leadership boogeyman: QUIET QUITTING. Quiet Quitting isn’t ghosting an employer by not showing up and quitting that way.

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How to Reinvent Your Leadership

Leadership Freak

Every excuse to stay the same leads to drudgery and decay. Inaction drains vitality. Dreams without action are sedatives. The pursuit of excellence is the path to reinvent your leadership. The greatest obstacle… Continue reading → Leading

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Remote Team Culture: How to Improve Collaboration

Let's Grow Leaders

Boost Your Remote Team Culture: Help Your Team to Collaborate AS IF They’re in the Same Room. One of the biggest challenges we’re hearing from managers leading remote and hybrid teams is how to build a better remote team culture.

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How to Stand Out as Being a True Leader in your Business

Joseph Lalonde

This is a contributed post to JMLalonde.com. For more information on contributing a post, please see our contributing policies. If you want to stand out as a true leader in your business, then you are not alone.

Why do so many leadership development programs fail?

Great Results Team Building

Way back in January 2014, in an issue of McKinsey Quarterly , a group of researchers attempted to answer this question: “Why do so many leadership development programs fail?”

How to Write OKRs: 45 Effective Examples

Many companies are embracing objectives and key results (OKRs) as the best practice for committing to goals and following through. Objectives are outcomes that reflect current company priorities. Each employee should write OKRs that roll up to larger company goals.

E.B. White: On Hope

Leadership Freak

North Brooklin, Maine, 30 March 1973 Dear Mr. Nadeau: As long as there is one upright man, as long as there is one compassionate woman, the contagion may spread and the scene is… Continue reading → Leadership quotes hopes and dreams

Build Your Leadership Skills and Change Your Perspective Without Leaving Your Desk

Kevin Eikenberry

We’ve learned a lot about what we can accomplish without leaving our desks. Whether our desk is at home or in the office (or we shuttle between them), technology allows us to communicate and collaborate in ways we didn’t previously think was possible.

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What’s The Point Of Data?

Joseph Lalonde

With my love for movies, you may think I’m going to discuss the character Data from the Star Trek series today. You’d be wrong. That’s okay. Sometimes curveballs are thrown our wall. Instead, I want to talk about the actual data you’re collecting from your organization.

When Culture Matters

CEO Insider

In early 1945 the planet was ravaged. A deadly world war had consumed the globe and killed tens of millions; most people were living with unimaginable stress. However, the tide was turning in favor of the allies; Hitler had overplayed his hand at the Battle of the Bulge.

The 5 Stages of Account-Based Marketing — and How to Win Them All

Successfully complete the five stages of ABM: define, identify, engage, convert, and connect. We’ll show you how to create a unified system with your sales team to help them land more qualified opportunities and connect with prospects like never before.

5 Ways to Spot Common Blind Spots

Leadership Freak

You accidentally crowd into the wrong lane because mirrors have blind spots. Offended drivers scare the crap out of you when they blare their horns. First, you’re scared, then you’re mad! It bugs… Continue reading → Feedback Leadership Development Leading blind spots

September is the New January

Kevin Eikenberry

Most people think of September as the time for back to school. But if you are reading this, you likely aren’t in school. Many also think of the New Year as the time to adapt, change, and learn. Apparently, when we stopped going to school, we shifted our thinking.

Lighting the Spark: What Does It Take To Create Autonomous Employees?

Joseph Lalonde

This is a contributed post to JMLalonde.com. For more information on contributing a post, please see our contributing policies. Pixabay – CC0 License. They say that if you want to be a great leader , you’ve got to have the right employees.

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How To Make Your Website Look Professional

Strategy Driven

There are certain standards that all business websites must meet if they’re going to achieve success. Things like your marketing and your SEO are essential, for instance, as is the professionalism of your website.

The First 90 Days: Onboarding Checklist

Connect with your people from day one with this development and engagement checklist.

The 3 Secret Blunders Leaders Make

Leadership Freak

The most damaging blunders leaders make are the ones they ignore. A blunder you DON’T notice leads to a dead-end. The 3 secret blunders leaders make: #1. Leaving your best self at home:… Continue reading → Leadership Development Leading Mistakes Solutions dumb mistakes worst mistakes

When Something Seems Too Good to Be True – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

You’ve heard the phrase that when something seems too good to be true, it probably is. You’ve heard it. You’ve said it. And you’ve thought it. And sometimes it’s accurate. Today I am encouraging us to go past that moment to look a little deeper.

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How Leaders Can Effectively Manage Conflict By Building Their Conflict Capacity

Tanveer Nasser

If there’s one thing leaders everywhere want to avoid it’s conflict in the workplace. Not only is workplace conflict counterproductive and stressful, but it makes everyone feel uncomfortable. But what if the problem is not with conflict itself, but with how we mismanage conflict?

How to Create Your Unique Brand Voice

Strategy Driven

So you’re thinking about getting your marketing off the ground for your business? Before you do this, it can be a good idea to establish your brand voice. Brand voice is a brand personality that is created by the company. It is what a customer perceives when they are in touch with your brand.

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The Ultimate Guide to Executive Recruiting

Sourcing the right executive candidates and filling key managerial roles in an organization can be difficult, even in the best of times. Download this eBook to level up your discovery process, talent sourcing, and strategies for reaching your best-fit candidates.

Organizing for an Innovative Culture

Leadership Freak

New Book Giveaway!! 20 copies available!! Leave a comment on this guest post by Bella Rushi to become eligible for one of 20 complimentary copies of her new book, The Innovative Executive: Leading Intelligently… Continue reading → Innovation creativity Leadership Development Leading

The Secret is Out: It’s Only Lonely at the Top if Your Choose it to Be So

Steve Farber

Loneliness is such a lonely word. It evokes images of sadness, silence, dark days and even darker nights. This directly conflicts with what we envision about our leaders. We generally imagine Extreme Leaders as always. Read more.

What is the biggest mistake you see people make after they get promoted?

Thought Leaders LLC

Our reader poll today asks: What is the biggest mistake you see people make after they get promoted? They coast and figure “they’ve got this” based on the skills that got them promoted 13.46%. They start acting like a big shot and treat their former peers poorly 22.96%.

Why Understanding the Tech Skills Gap is Key to Your Long-Term Success

Strategy Driven

The world is facing something of a crisis in tech skills. More businesses than ever before need technical and digital expertise to help them grow their company online.

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 to Survive the Mad Dash to the End of the Year

Scott Elbin

This post is publishing on the first work day after Labor Day Weekend 2022 so you know what that means. It’s the official start of the mad dash to the end of the year.

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The Heart of Napoleon

CEO Insider

To be clear, I’m not referring to the military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution.

How to Shift Your Strategic Focus

Thought Leaders LLC

Market and organizational changes can require you to shift your strategic focus. Being explicit about the details of the shift will help you and your team adjust to these changes. Market and organizational changes can require you to shift your focus.

Why Selling Online Is Crucial for Businesses in The Modern Era

Strategy Driven

There’s no doubt about it: in the modern era, businesses need to have a strong online presence. Because that’s where consumers are spending their time and money. According to recent studies, over 60% of consumers now make online purchases, which will only continue to grow.

12 Plays to Kickstart Your Recruitment Process

To stay ahead in this race, every recruiter needs a good playbook. In this eBook, we lay out 12 recruiting plays that can automate key steps in your recruitment process, helping you reduce both the cost and the time it takes to hire the best candidates.