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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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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 theĀ  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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5 Ways to Identify & Hire Better Leaders

Your staff can be only as effective as the leaders you bring into your organization. A poor leader can cost your company substantially; not only will you waste time and money, but you’ll also be putting your team’s morale on … Continue reading

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The Art of Crafting World-Class Leaders

Business is plagued by one recurring problem: management. Take a close look at any business that is struggling with change, innovation, employee satisfaction or growth, and the culprit is management. At least superficially; but perhaps the problem is deeper. Talent … Continue reading

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Top 5 Habits of the World’s Most Effective Business Leaders

Highly-effective leaders aren’t just lucky. The world’s best front-line managers and supervisors are likely to engage in certain thought patterns, attitudes, and professional development approaches that make a significant difference. Be Approachable Leaders who aren’t easy to approach may struggle … Continue reading

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Top 5 Differences Between a Leader and a Manager

Today’s workplaces require strong leadership to succeed. Skilled leaders represent a vision, integrating all areas of the business into a united entity. They demonstrate characteristics that the larger organization adopts, defining the overall personality of the business while remaining abreast … Continue reading

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How to Become a Better Leader

Being a great leader takes hard work and dedication, but most of the necessary skills can be learned if you’re willing to put in the time and effort. Here are 12 ways to help transform any manager into becoming a … Continue reading

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