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New managers need to make the transition to management quickly. For busy managers who need information fast, check out AMA’s collection of sample forms, templates, worksheets, and advice including how to define your new role, create a productive environment, and uncover how best to communicate within your organization.

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A Warren Buffett Rule Anyone Can Use Daily

By | Posted Aug 5, 2016

If you think of your day or even your life as a punch card with only 20 available slots, you might be surprised at what doesn’t make the cut. Discover how what works for Warren Buffett can also work for you.

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13 Habits Successful People Practice Daily

By | Posted Aug 4, 2016

We all can name successful people–but how did they get there? What do we really know about them? Become familiar with the daily practices of movers and shakers, and apply the ones that work best for you.

Don’t Make These 6 Communication Mistakes At Work

By | Posted Aug 2, 2016 | 1 Comment

Are you the interrupter? Or the one making everyone uncomfortable by telling offensive jokes? Don’t be “that guy,” the clueless […]

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8 Ways To Spot An Exceptional Employee

By | Posted Jul 28, 2016

Performance reviews aren’t necessarily the best way to gauge your talent’s value to the organization. Here’s how to spot who your most valuable players are, and what makes them stand out from the pack.

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Evil, Manipulative Co-Workers? Fight Back!

By | Posted Jul 26, 2016

All of us have been subjected to the worst kinds of people throughout our careers-narcissists, manipulators, and worse. Take the power back into your own hands, and prevent these people from sabotaging your work life.

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Work-Life Balance: How To Cure The Summertime Blues

By | Posted Jul 21, 2016

It’s summer, and you’re likely dreaming of the beach—but with targets to hit and competition just as fierce, most companies […]

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Want A Healthy Work Environment? 5 Ways To Nail It

By | Posted Jul 15, 2016

If you feel your work environment needs a boost, the time to act is now! Leigh Stringer, author and workplace design specialist, provides five tips on how you help your employees become healthier and more productive.

How Entrepreneurial Thinking Can Save Your Business

By | Posted Jul 12, 2016

Jim Dewald, Dean of the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business, explains how entrepreneurial thinking is essential for organizations to secure a place in the future.

Employers: This Is What Millennials Really Want From You

By | Posted Jul 8, 2016 | 3 Comments

Are you worried about your top millennial employees leaving? Alec Levenson and Jennifer J .Deal, authors of “What Millennials Want from Work: How to Maximize Engagement in Today’s Workforce,” discuss the millennial perspective on key workplace issues.

Your Open-Door Policy Doesn’t Have To Be A Productivity Killer

By | Posted Jul 6, 2016 | 1 Comment

Don’t let your open-door policy negatively impact your day. Marlene Chism explains how leaders can easily maintain healthy relationships with their colleagues without compromising productivity.

Steve Jobs Knew How to Run a Meeting: Here’s How He Did it

By | Posted Jun 29, 2016

Steve Jobs’ management style has always been a subject of debate. Whether you agree with it or not, he was still able to build the most successful company on the planet. Here’s an inside look at how he led company meetings and what you can learn from it.

The 5 Rules of Attention Control You Need to Be More Productive

By | Posted Jun 24, 2016

Are you trying to eliminate distractions at work? Accomplish the task at hand and become a bigger asset to your organization by applying the rules of attention control from Dr. Louis S. Csoka, President and Founder of APEX Performance.

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