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How Using Social Media Makes You A Better Leader

Engaging Employees With the Power of Social Media Imagine sending a tweet to employees with this question: What one thing could we do to improve employee engagement? It’s a question traditional leaders aren’t likely to ask because they rely on … Continue reading

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From Fox to Hedgehog: Training Managers to be Better Leaders

  The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing. — Archilochus, 700 BC In the global economy of today, competition can be tough. The success of a company is often rooted in how effectively department heads … Continue reading

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Assumed Leadership: Why Better Leaders Don’t Seek Permission!

Finding and developing the leadership talent required to navigate an increasingly complex and demanding business environment never seems to get any easier. Despite that, there’s no doubt that many great and gifted candidates exist out there; and one of the … Continue reading

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Is a “Trained” Leader a Better Leader?

Alternatives to Traditional Leader Training The only way to create a winner is to train one, right? That’s not necessarily true. The most successful athletes and the most successful business executives absolutely need targeted training to reach the pinnacle of … Continue reading

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Transformational Leadership Keeps Businesses Union Free

In the business world, a transformation is the process of inducing profound change, taking the organization in a new direction to achieve a higher level of effectiveness. That sounds ideal for operating in today’s marketplace where change is a constant, … Continue reading

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Stop This One Bad Habit and Become a Better Leader Right Now

Leadership is about displaying the best practices in front of your employees at all times. Unfortunately, one bad habit can ruin all of those efforts. For instance, when your employees let you down, you might be tempted to just do … Continue reading

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Don’t Fake It: Here’s How To Be Genuine About Praise and Constructive Feedback

As a team leader, you use a certain leadership style. You may even adapt your style to better mesh with certain individuals and circumstances. No doubt you know that praise and constructive feedback are two effective means of improving team … Continue reading

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7 Unique Ways To Become A Better Leader

Becoming a better leader today requires training coupled with a new perspective as to how the modern leader should behave. Successful leaders, from senior executives to front-line supervisors, need to be good communicators and actively demonstrate they care about the … Continue reading

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How to Become a Better Leader: 8 Steps You Can Take Right Now

A leader is not made by a title, nor is one defined by birth. Leadership is a habit, and you can build a better leader by taking a series of actionable steps every day. To effectively lead employees, you need … Continue reading

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How Your Leaders Can Build Employee Trust In Your Company

Many leaders spend unlimited resources building a level of trust with customers or clients… but fail to take the  time to develop that same connection with their own team. But failing to connect with employees is a crucial mistake – … Continue reading

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