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Don’t Get Lost or Hurt: The Vital Role of Leadership Strategy and Tactics

Let's Grow Leaders

Balancing leadership strategy and tactics is critical for leaders at every level of an organization. When you don’t pay enough attention to strategy, you and your team end up lost in a wilderness of meaningless, unproductive busyness.

5 Steps You Can Take To Improve Your Communication Skills

Joseph Lalonde

Communication is a critical aspect of leadership. You have to clearly communicate multiple things to those you lead. Some of the pieces you have to communicate may be: The vision of the organization. Your team’s mission. How to effectively complete a task. The love you have for your team.

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Recognizing Ethical Issues (Part 4)

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 dug into the importance of ethical awareness as the basis for ethical decision making. In Part 4, I will explore how you can develop ethical thinking.

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7 Easy Ways To Show Your Customers You Care And Value Their Loyalty

Tanveer Naseer

Successful businesses wouldn’t be where they are today without an army of followers. Whether you’re about to dip your toes into the business world or you’ve been in the game for numerous years, you should understand how important your customers are for your brand. After all, without them, you can’t.

HR in 2023: Survey Insights and Predictions

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

What Leaders Need to Know About AI with Kavita Ganesan

Let's Grow Leaders

Do you want to take advantage of artificial intelligence but are not sure where to start? The process can feel overwhelming—from analyzing existing processes and software systems and choosing where to apply AI automation, to preparing every tier of the organization for the transition.

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How To Prepare For Anything

Joseph Lalonde

When you’re in leadership, there are curveballs thrown your way every day. You’ll also face uncertainty, difficulties, and challenges you never could anticipate. So, how can I tell you how to prepare for anything? You don’t have to be prepared for anything.

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Why It’s Time To Invest In (And Support) Your Team Members

Tanveer Naseer

Is your organization doing enough to invest in the professional success of its staff? Do you offer support to make their work-life balance more manageable? If the answer is no, you may want to rethink your position, as more people are walking away from dead-end and unsupportive jobs to chase.

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How Do I Deal with a Manipulative Boss?

Let's Grow Leaders

“What do I do if my boss is a “gamer” manager–the kind of manipulative boss you talk about in your book Winning Well )? This dude is not really focused on results or relationships. I feel like a pawn. What should I do?

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8 Reasons Why Sporting Events Will Always Draw Crowds

Joseph Lalonde

This is a contributed post to For more information on contributing a post, please see our contributing policies. Photo by Miltiadis Fragkidis on Unsplash. Over the years, there has been a lot of discussion about whether or not sporting events will continue to be popular.

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A Free 10-Minute Plan to Include Leadership Development in Team Meetings

Leadership Freak

Successful leaders develop leaders. High performing team members crave development. But your hair’s on fire. What if you don’t have time to plan leadership development? Leadership development in team meetings: #1.

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.

What Is The Difference Between a Manager and a Leader?

Rich Gee Group

No time to read, listen here: I’m asked this question frequently during my workshops and one-on-one coaching. It’s incredible how many people think they’re leaders, who are in fact functioning managers and how many managers who are actually leaders in disguise.

6 Ways Leaders Fail During Scaling Up Implementation | The Rainmaker Group

Sales Wolf Blog

I first learned about Scaling Up when I brought in a consultant to evaluate my business several years ago. My consultant introduced me to several strategy methodologies. One was Scaling Up by Verne Harnish, as outlined in his book. Scaling Up saved my business and helped me get aligned.

How You Can Be More Organized When Leading Your Small Business

Joseph Lalonde

This is a contributed post to For more information on contributing a post, please see our contributing policies.

2 Ways to Ask Questions Like an Expert

Leadership Freak

A leader who doesn’t ask questions is a know-it-all with a closed mind. “My My greatest strength is to be ignorant and ask a few questions.” Peter Drucker 7 things good questions do: 2… Continue reading → Questions Leading

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.

Showing Up When It Is Your Time

Kevin Eikenberry

Woody Allen said 90% of life is just showing up. He has a point. If we stay in our bed, in our shell and never show up, not much (good or bad) will happen to us. But showing up can mean much more than that. While showing up takes intention, showing up when it matters […].

How to Apply Blue Ocean Principles to an Existing Business

Sales Wolf Blog

Sure, you may understand the difference between a blue and red ocean, but it may feel like a lost cause if you’re already operating in a red ocean. It’s not hopeless though. It is never too late to implement new growth strategies and put your business on a new trajectory.

Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Blood Prison

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. Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Blood Prison is an animated/anime movie in the world of Naruto. Naruto is a long-running anime show that has lots of love.

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Saturday Sage: 7 Ways to Build Your Village Today

Leadership Freak

Village building is for people who want to shine by helping others shine. A rewarding life might seem upside down. What’s upside down about village building? Villages are built by people who thrive… Continue reading → Leading

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.

The Most Important Thing to Do When a Project is Finished – Remarkable TV

Kevin Eikenberry

When you finish a project, what is the first thing you think about doing? Take a break? Take a vacation? Celebrate? Take a nap?

5 Answers to Your Scaling Up Questions from a Certified Coach | The Rainmaker Group

Sales Wolf Blog

I first learned about Scaling Up when I brought in a consultant to evaluate my business several years ago. My consultant introduced me to several strategy methodologies. One was Scaling Up by Verne Harnish, as outlined in his book. Scaling Up saved my business and helped me get aligned.

8 Ways You Can Improve Your Strategy & Leadership Skills to Scale Your Business

Joseph Lalonde

Every business requires effective strategies and executions to grow. However, some business owners do not know how to strategize for their business. While some may know how to create effective strategies, their businesses still fail because of inappropriate leadership.

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5 Ways Arrogance Struggles on its Own

Leadership Freak

Meaningful service and happy feelings don’t always go together. But arrogance – the hidden enemy of leadership – makes the burdens of leadership heavier.

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.

5 ways to increase the efficiency of your business

Strategy Driven

Efficiency is one of the most crucial aspects of any business, as it is all about getting the most out of your available resources. You should achieve profitable results by investing less money and time.

Mastering the Rockefeller Habits | The Rainmaker Group

Sales Wolf Blog

As a management consultant, trusted advisor and coach to those I am privileged to serve, I help guide my Clients in designing their path to a better future.

What is Speed Mentoring?

Modern Servant Leader

Speed Mentoring. In a leadership development class I was teaching yesterday, one of the participants mentioned that their employer offers. regular speed mentoring opportunities and it occurred to me a lot of you may not be familiar. with this term or concept and what it is.

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The Journey to True Success

Leadership Freak

I have, in large part, become who I was when I was a kid. True success is becoming your best self. Don’t waste years trying to become someone you aren’t. What happens when… Continue reading → Success Author Book Notes Leading Leadership Development

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.

How To Reduce Tax Time Stress

Strategy Driven

Small business owners often find tax time pretty stressful – even when there isn’t anything to be worried about. Tax time often comes with trepidation for those who aren’t confident with their numbers – not because they are lying, but because they struggle to do maths.

5 Tactics to Smooth Your Consulting Firm’s Sales and Revenue

David A Fields

You run a darn good consulting firm. And, as a darn good consulting firm leader you know that the path to new business is offering the Right Solution to the Right Target with the Right Chocolate Bribe at the Right Time. But when, exactly is that time? No clue.

Defining Your Organization’s Vision and Mission

Thought Leaders LLC

Defining your organization’s vision and mission helps you focus on work that is consistent with your purpose. A vision and mission define your purpose and your destination.

How to Foster a Culture of Communication in Your Organization

CEO Insider

As you move up the hierarchy in an organization, you become less involved in the day-to-day operations, including communicating with team members.

12 Tips for Selling to the C-Suite

The question for sales pros is this: Are you ready for the challenge, and opportunity, of selling to the C-suite? The following 12 tips can help ensure that you and your team are.