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Ask Questions

Joseph Lalonde

Do you remember growing up? You always had questions. Rarely did you have answers. The older you got, the fewer questions you had. The more answers you seemed to find. That might be true. The longer we’re alive, the more we learn and know. Sometimes the questions dry up.

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The Fear Factor

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton Don't let fear undermine your culture. Review four important reasons why you should create a no-fear culture and 21 things to weed out to build trust.

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Curiosity at Work: 5 Opportunities to Show Up a Bit More Curious

Let's Grow Leaders

I am a HUGE proponent of showing up with genuine curiosity at work. Need to have a performance feedback conversation with an under-performing employee? There’s no better place to start than with curiosity. Need a solution to a seemingly no-win scenario with a customer?

How High-Performing Leaders Stay On Top

Tanveer Naseer

Strong leaders are the key to any successful endeavour, from running a multinational business to organizing a massively impactful grassroots movement.

HR in 2023: Survey Insights and Predictions

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

What’s The Point?

Joseph Lalonde

I recently listened to the book Your Next Five Moves by Patrick Bet-David. In Your Next Five Moves, Bet-David talks about knowing what you’re going to do before you do it. Much like the game of chess, you need to have an idea of your moves and the moves of your competitors.

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Community Village: 7 Ways Village Builders Win

Leadership Freak

You live an impoverished life apart from a village. Life on your own is empty. The richest possible life turns toward community. You need a community to flourish. Life is better when you… Continue reading → Leading

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8 Key Skills For Leadership In Business

Tanveer Naseer

Not everyone has what it takes to be a leader in business, and there are a few necessary traits and skills that will help you to stand out. We will cover some of these in the following post, from your attitude to work, to how to inspire motivation in others. Click to continue reading. Guest Posts

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank

Joseph Lalonde

A Reel Leadership Article My latest book, Reel Leadership, is now available on Amazon. If you love movies and leadership, you will love this book. Kids and adults alike will love the new animated movie Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank.

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4 Ways to Activate Your Strengths Today

Leadership Freak

Anything that points you inward and leaves you there offends your strengths. Strengths based leadership goes astray when it makes success all about you. The world doesn’t revolve around you. The Universe is… Continue reading → Strengths Leading Leadership Development leadership strength

“I’ve Got This” How to Help Resistant Leaders Embrace New Learning

Let's Grow Leaders

“Karin, Do you know what’s really interesting? The managers on my team who need leadership training the most, are often the ones who are most resistant to learning. They say, “oh you, know what? I’ve got it handled. I don’t have time for that, and I don’t need it.

5 Ways to Improve DE&I in the Workplace

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are critical for an organization’s success. And companies that take bold action to help ensure an inclusive workplace will win every time. Discover how your company can create a culture that celebrates DE&I while achieving higher revenue and growth.

Top Tips For When You Want To Grow Your Business

Tanveer Naseer

If you own your own business then chances are you are going to be keen to help it out, and make it grow as effectively and quickly as possible. All business owners are looking for success and growth, there is no getting away from that; however, the different means of. Click to continue reading.

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Should Policies Have Expiration Dates?

Kevin Eikenberry

Policies exist in all parts of society, and we have been subject to them throughout our lives. They are generally well-intentioned, yet often elicit less than positive response – anything from the rolling of eyes to complaints about how policies don’t apply to a given situation.

4 Simple Ways to Quiet a Need to Be Liked

Leadership Freak

Enjoy it, but don’t need to be liked. You live life at the whim of others when you need to be liked. You can’t succeed as a leader when your need to be… Continue reading → Leading

Time to Get Out of Dodge? What to Do When You’re Done with Your Business

Joseph Lalonde

This is a contributed post to JMLalonde.com. For more information on contributing a post, please see our contributing policies. Image from Pexels – CC0 License. All good things must come to an end. And sometimes things that aren’t going well have to come to an end too.

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.

How to Achieve Peak Performance in Your Chosen Field

Women on Business

Brought to you by Neuvana: Peak performance means different things for different people. Performing at your best will look different for everyone depending on your industry, your roles and responsibilities, and what’s asked of you.

Is Micromanagement Keeping You from Leadership Success?

Kevin Eikenberry

I spend most of my time working with leaders. And those leaders all have leaders (after all, even CEO’s have Boards of Directors). Spend any amount of time with groups of leaders and they will talk about how they dislike being micromanaged.

5 Unexpected Questions that can Change Your Life

Leadership Freak

Questions hold the potential for change but thought without action is defeat. “It is easier to act yourself into a new way of thinking, than it is to think yourself into a new… Continue reading → Questions Change Leading Leadership Development

The Importance Of SEO For Your Orlando Business: Strategies To Help You Succeed

Strategy Driven

The world of digital marketing is constantly changing, with new techniques and strategies emerging all the time. That’s why businesses need to keep their eyes peeled for the latest trends and developments if they want to stay ahead of the game.

The First 90 Days: Onboarding Checklist

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

The Top 6 Most Indispensable Tips for Optimizing Your Blog Content

Women on Business

Brought to you by BKA Content: When you run a business website, simply making a few occasional blog posts may not be enough to draw the audience you want.

Why Micromanagement is a Problem – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

Micromanagement. We’ve all experienced it. No one likes it. But why is it such a problem? Micromanagement promotes compliance. Micromanagement scrunches initiative Micromanagement reduces trust Micromanagement dampens innovation. Any of these reasons is enough for us to stop micromanaging.

5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Stress

Leadership Freak

Chronic stress corrodes your brain. Stress in large doses makes you stupid. Some parts of your brain shrink under the influence of prolonged stress.* Chronic stress lowers brain power and emotional responsiveness.

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Do You Know What You Need To Start A Business?

Strategy Driven

When it comes to starting a business, you have got to be focused. You’ve got to think about a number of things, and ensure that they are all sorted before you can actually start up your business.

What Hourly Workers Want More than Money

Attract talented, ambitious people by giving them more control over their lives. Hourly workers want to make their daily lives and financial lives more predictable. Employers can assist by offering early access to pay, flexible scheduling, healthcare assistance, benefits where possible, and paid leave options.

Different Nursing Career Paths: Which is Best for You?

Women on Business

Brought to you by Carrington College: Nursing is one of those career paths where finding a job is never difficult as there is always demand for nurses worldwide.

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If a Pro Advertiser Described Your Consulting Firm, Here’s What She’d Say

David A Fields

You can explain your consulting firm’s work to prospects in language that is far more fascinating, exciting and, ultimately, more compelling than your standard, dull descriptions. Before we dive in, I invite you to glance at the clock and give yourself permission to focus on this for 15 minutes.

4 Ways to Challenge People with Power and Grace

Leadership Freak

You can’t drift to high performance. Skillful leaders challenge people. Successful challenge unleashes human potential. Rising to meet a challenge: Develops self-confidence. Enhances self-respect. Elevates fulfillment. Improves performance. Earns respect from others.

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How to Encourage More Employee Loyalty in a Post-Pandemic World

Strategy Driven

After the Great Resignation, it’s becoming increasingly apparent to employers that they will need to do more if they want employees to be loyal and stick around for a long time.

5 Reasons People Quit, 10 Ways to Make Them Stay

Learn how to protect your company from The Great Resignation’s turnover epidemic.

Leadership success requires the opposite of I Me Mine

CEO Insider

How empowering your organization is crucial: George Harrison wrote the song “I Me Mine” just as the Beatles were breaking up.

5 C’s of Servant Leadership

Thought Leaders LLC

Servant leaders put others ahead of themselves and are prepared to sacrifice for the greater good. Five characteristics stand out for servant leaders. Which of them do you possess? Today’s post is by Vijay Eswaran, author of Two Minutes from the Abyss (CLICK HERE to get your copy).

Navigate the Swirl: 7 Conversations for Transformation

Skip Prichard

Create the Best Team. Too many people live with a gnawing feeling that their team and, indeed, their entire organization could and should run more smoothly, more purposefully, and more effectively.

Marketing Essentials You Need to Ace This Year

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Being able to market and improve your business is so important, and there are a lot of ideas that you can use to make the most of this. It is essential that you do as much as possible to improve this process and look at the ways in which you can improve your company and achieve future success.

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.