All posts tagged "Leadership"

  • 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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  • Eight New Year’s Resolutions
    Leadership for Life – Eight New Year’s Resolutions

    Well, it’s that time of year again, when we look back on what we did or didn’t accomplish, and make resolutions on how to improve in the future. If you’re like me, you’ve given up on things...

    • Posted January 1, 2015
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  • Get Better at Asking for Help
    Workforce Development News – Dec. 22, 2014

    This week: Art of Giving and Receiving Advice, Give Your Employees an Identity Worthy of Ownership, How Successful People Squash Stress, Get Better at Asking for Help, What's Keeping The Unemployed From Getting Jobs, Prevent Experts from...

    • Posted December 22, 2014
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  • Top 10 Skills You Need to Be Successful
    Workforce Development News – Dec. 15, 2014

    This week: Missouri’s Forgotten Middle, Top 10 Skills You Need to Be Successful, Are College Students Borrowing Blindly?, Leadership Experts Share Their Best Leadership Tip, Most Effective But Easy-to-Implement Recruiting Tools, Americans Feel Better Informed Thanks to...

    • Posted December 15, 2014
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