All posts tagged "Leadership"

  • Leadership for Life - The Grapevine
    Leadership for Life – The Grapevine

    The grapevine is a fact of life, and cannot simply be denied or punished out of existence. Effective leaders will learn to manage the grapevine, not fight it.

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Leadership for Life - Get Moving!
    Leadership for Life – Get Moving!

    Do you ever find yourself in situations where you want to introduce a change, or simply get everyone to come to a consensus on a direction for the group (company) to go in? You might try looking...

    • Posted March 16, 2015
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  • Ways to Capture Someone’s Attention
    Workforce Development News – March 9, 2015

    This week: Ways to Capture Someone’s Attention, Strong Hiring Still Isn’t Bringing Pay Raises, Close The Skills Gap, Unemployment And the American Worker, Customer Always Remembers, Happy Employees Equals Happy Customers, Myths of Great Workplaces, Be Seen...

    • Posted March 9, 2015
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  • Leadership for Life - Connections
    Leadership for Life – Connections

    Great leaders have all kinds of talents, among them being one that is often overlooked when it’s time to assess possible leadership candidates. That talent is the ability to connect seemingly disparate entities, which enables the creation...

    • Posted March 2, 2015
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  • The right attitude and smart decision making
    Workforce Development News – Feb. 23, 2015

    This week: Commitments for Excellence in Business, Talk to Your Angriest Customers, Great Coaches, You Might Be the Reason Your Employees Aren’t Changing, Qualities of Remarkable Leaders, Avoidable Sins of Weak Leaders, The Great Recession Changed Hiring,...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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  • Giving Employees What They Want
    Leadership for Life – Giving Employees What They Want

    On more than one occasion, I’ve written about employee rewards, and how those rewards are not always about more money. What do employees want? Here are four answers.

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Leadership for Life - Expertise
    Leadership for Life – Expertise

    The question is should expertise be shared freely or hoarded jealously as a means of maintaining power over others. These days we see examples of both. For a variety of reasons, people in organizations often hoard information...

    • Posted February 2, 2015
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  • Stay Productive and In Control
    Workforce Development News – Jan. 26, 2015

    This week: The Difference Between Change and Transformation, Get Useful Feedback from Your Clients, How Successful People Stay Productive and In Control, How Great Leaders Are Different, Tips for Leadership When You're Not the Boss, Insightful Interview...

    • Posted January 26, 2015
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  • Everyone’s Replaceable
    Leadership for Life – Everyone’s Replaceable

    The sad truth is that everyone is replaceable. People retire, get sick, quit, get fired ... and yet the organization goes on. Planning for succession is crucial to keeping an organization going in a more or less...

    • Posted January 15, 2015
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  • Skills Every Great Leader Needs to Succeed
    Workforce Development News – Jan. 5, 2015

    This week: The Year in Management, Things We Learned About Income Inequality in 2014, Skills Every Great Leader Needs to Succeed, Remarkably Effective Delegation, Write a Resume That Stands Out, Stop Writing Resume Objectives, Quick Changes That...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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