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Create a Safe Space: Four Steps to Lead Your Team to Win

By | Posted Oct 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

How do you effectively and creatively engage your employees? Keeping your team alert and on task is crucial to hitting your target goals. Maxine Attong offers four steps to lead your team to a winning mindset, and what you can do to see the payoffs in performance and employee engagement.

employee termination

How to Legally Justify Employee Termination

By | Posted Oct 7, 2015 | 3 Comments

Is your company guilty of inflating performance review scores? Paul Falcone, leading thinker in human resources management, explains the issues with inconsistent documentation when terminating employees.

successful planning

Commit to Win: Four Secrets of Successful Planning

By | Posted Oct 5, 2015

The way to greatness has to follow a great plan. How do you formulate a great plan? Larry Weidel offers his four secrets of successful planning, and tells you how your company can win in your industry by formulating a blueprint for success.

partner with your team

Under-Performing Employees? Why Leaders Should Partner, Not Parent

By | Posted Sep 25, 2015

Is your team struggling to perform under growing pressure and increasing exhaustion levels? If employees are deflated and drained, you need to do something to help. Brady Wilson explains his view on what you should do if you notice this troubling trend in your workplace.

employees leaving to competitors

Are You Sending Successful Employees to Competitors?

By | Posted Sep 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Are you exhibiting behaviors that might be sending the wrong message? As a leader it is your responsibility to make sure your team is happy. Susan Ford Collins offers an example of a scenario where a stronger leader could have stopped a successful employee from jumping ship, and how you can do the same.

lead with moxie

The Benefits of Leading with Moxie

By | Posted Sep 21, 2015

How do you exhibit your company’s values and ethics? Leaders demonstrate their company’s values through their work and conduct, and must set an example for their team to follow. John Baldoni explains his new concept of “MOXIE” and how it can help you become a better leader.

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Looking at Leadership as an Inkblot

By | Posted Aug 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

How can you differentiate a true leader from a run-of-the-mill manager or boss? Using psychology tools such as the inkblot test, Glenn Bassett helps explain what you should look for in your next potential leader. See what characteristics can help propel either you or someone in your team to the next level.

less effective leader

3 Ways You’re Being a Less Effective Leader Than You Could Be

By | Posted Aug 19, 2015

How effectively are you leading your employees? Victor Prince has had years of experience leading and managing teams, and he knows that there are ways you can improve as a leader. See what he says are the three ways you’re being less effective than possible, and how you can get the best out of your team.

playfulness and innovation

Playfulness at Work: How to Inspire Innovation

By | Posted Aug 7, 2015 | 5 Comments

Are you in the right mindset to best lead your team? Perhaps it’s time to evaluate how you approach different work scenarios and see if you can learn from a new style. Leadership expert Daniel Goleman offers his advice on whether or not playfulness has a role in leadership and inspiring innovation.

types of leadership

The 6 Styles of Leadership You Need to Know

By | Posted Jul 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Are you getting through to everyone in your team? Everyone responds to motivation and management styles differently, so you have to be able to adapt with them. Daniel Goleman sat down with AMA to discuss the six styles of leadership, and why it’s so important to use them.

visionary leader

Your Visionary Self: Becoming a Leader

By | Posted Jul 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

How can you express yourself on your way to becoming a leader? Losing yourself in the process of ascending the ranks will only hurt your future. Rob-Jan de Jong explains how you can be a visionary on your way to becoming a transformational leader.

firefighting leaders lessons

How Firefighting Leaders Maintain Focus on Organizational Success

By | Posted Jul 17, 2015

Are you able to keep everyone focused on success at your company? If not, your team cannot perform to their optimal level, and that is the fault of their leader. Tom Pandola is a former fireman who offers his advice on what you can learn about leadership and focus from firefighting leaders.

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