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5 Business Lessons from Nathan Handwerker, Founder of Nathan’s Famous

By | Posted Jun 9, 2016

Do you know how Nathan’s Famous grew to be an iconic household brand? William Handwerker, the grandson of the founder and entrepreneur Nathan Handwerker’s divulges five guiding principles that helped shape a family business into the success it became.

Feeling Unproductive at Work? Take Charge of Your Performance

By | Posted Jun 6, 2016

Are you letting distractions negatively impact your performance at work? Sales expert William S. Wooditch lays the groundwork for becoming more productive at work and empowered in your everyday life.

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Do Employee Skills Sync With Company Goals? AMA Survey Says No.

By | Posted Jun 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

Are you looking for ways to hold on to your top talent? AMA recently surveyed 223 people at the 2016 ATD International Conference and Exposition. Read the results here and elevate your employees’ skills to meet organizational objectives.

State of Being: Why Every Leader Needs to Master This Skill

By | Posted May 31, 2016 | 4 Comments

The key to mindful leadership is making decisions that are aligned with your inner values. Marlene Chism, author of “No Drama Leadership,” provides three questions for you to consider before diving into a decision you may regret.

Three Techniques to Minimize Gender Bias in Performance Evaluations

By | Posted May 26, 2016

Why aren’t more women making it to the C-Suite level? Your organization has the ability to change this trend by making performance evaluations as fair as possible. Andrea S. Kramer and Alton B. Harris, authors of ‘Breaking Through Bias,’ outline three simple methods you can apply to the evaluation process.

Feeling Stressed? Trigger Your Relaxation Response

By | Posted May 25, 2016

Is your job taking a toll on your health? Dr. Louis S. Csoka, an expert in leadership development, outlines key meditation practices that will benefit your overall well-being.

7 Reasons Promoting Top Reps into Sales Managers Rarely Succeeds

By | Posted May 24, 2016

Are you Eliot Burdett, partner at Peak Sales Recruiting provides seven reasons why promoting your top sellers might do more harm than good for your organization.

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5 Questions To Ask On Your First Day Managing A New Team

By | Posted May 20, 2016 | 2 Comments

The first day as a new manager can be tough. Prepare for a productive first day by asking these five questions recommended by Katy Tynan, Managing Director of CoreAxis Consulting.

How to Get More Engaged and Inspired at Work? It’s All About Relationships

By | Posted May 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

Are you feeling more and more disengaged at work? Maybe you aren’t connecting with your colleagues anymore. Evaluate your workplace relationships and take the time to build them up again with tips from HR and leadership consultant Morag Barett.

3 Mantras to Becoming a More Mindful (and Successful!) Manager

By | Posted May 17, 2016 | 1 Comment

Is the pressure of your job having a negative impact on your performance? Begin to be a mindful manager with three simple practices from Rasmus Houggard and Vince Brewerton of The Potential Project.

AMA Talks: Thought Leaders Chat About the Power of Storytelling, Making Smart Decisions & More

By | Posted May 12, 2016

Looking for a quick tips to carry you through the work week? Transform the way you tell stories and the power of working with different personalities from three exceptional thought leaders.

Building a Social Enterprise Strategy? Start By Asking Beneficiaries What They Want

By | Posted May 11, 2016

Are you trying to develop an effective strategy for your social enterprise? Discover the best ways to meet the needs of your customers and client beneficiaries with insights from Liana Downey, author of Mission Control.

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