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Manager’s authority

Factors That Determine a Manager’s Level of Authority

By | Posted Jul 20, 2018

Where does a manager’s authority in an organization come from? Officially, it is given to them by the company’s upper […]

AMA’s Women’s Leadership Certificate Program

Women in Leadership Can Hone Their Skills in AMA’s New Certificate Program

By | Posted Jul 16, 2018

Women in leadership positions or just about to step up to one will now have the powerful backing of AMA’s […]

Communicating clearly

Tips for Communicating Clearly as a Business Leader

By | Posted Jul 12, 2018

To serve in a leadership role and manage others, you must adept at communicating clearly and getting your messages across […]

Experiment and create at work

Developing the Space for Employees to Experiment and Create

By | Posted Jul 10, 2018

Employees who experiment, learn, and put their best skills to use can achieve great results. So how can managers encourage […]

Allowing failure in the workplace

Stop Punishing Failure in the Workplace, and Start Rewarding It

By | Posted Jul 5, 2018 | 1 Comment

Failure is an inevitable part of life. So why is it so often met with punishment? Negative reinforcement might be […]

Becoming a leader

Becoming a Leader: 5 Keys to a Successful Transition

By | Posted Jul 2, 2018

Moving up from a managerial role and becoming a leader can be a daunting shift for many people. After years […]

Promoting innovation

Positioning a Team for Innovation and Disruption

By | Posted Jun 29, 2018

What is the fundamental unit of disruption in an organization? It is the individual, says Whitney Johnson, a C-suite advisor […]

Female executives

5 Ways to Help Advance Female Executives to the C-Suite

By | Posted Jun 28, 2018

In 2017, the Fortune 500 saw a record number of female CEOs on its coveted list: 32, to be exact, […]

Male mentors for women

4 Benefits of Male Mentors for Women in Business

By | Posted Jun 26, 2018

Like many women in engineering, I spent the majority of my career as a leader in a male-dominated organization. I […]

Compassion in business

Celebrating Achievements, Declaring Goals, and Talking About Compassion in Business

By | Posted Jun 22, 2018

Attendees at the AMA Women’s Leadership Center’s “Summer Soiree” this June enjoyed networking over wine and cheese, a celebration of […]

Human-machine collaboration

Work in the Emerging Era of Human-Machine Collaboration

By | Posted Jun 22, 2018

As companies experiment with artificial intelligence (AI), human-machine collaboration is emerging as a promising area of improved outcomes. While large […]

Generational gearbox for talent development

Applying a Generational Gearbox to Female Executive Development

By | Posted Jun 21, 2018

The women of three generations—Baby Boomers, Generation X’ers, and Millennials—have experienced unique passages through their formative years (the first 18 […]

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