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4 Personality Traits That Make You an Effective Leader
Leadership

4 Personality Traits That Make You an Effective Leader

In business and in life, here are characteristics that will help you get ahead and inspire others.
Molly Owens
Get More From Temps, Your Company's Most Undervalued Asset
Managing Employees

Get More From Temps, Your Company's Most Undervalued Asset

Temps fill gaps when needed while offering a rare opportunity to audition a potential permanent employee.
Heather R. Huhman
How Self-Publishing Can Establish You as an Expert
Self-publishing

How Self-Publishing Can Establish You as an Expert

Because of self-publishing's increased legitimacy, it's become a viable branding strategy for entrepreneurs who want to establish themselves as thought leaders.
Dorie Clark
6 Ways to Coach Your Company's Teams to Be Champions
Leadership

6 Ways to Coach Your Company's Teams to Be Champions

Just like managing a great sports team, managing a great workplace team requires talent, strategy and that certain 'magic' that brings it all together.
How Successful People Overcome Toxic Bosses
Leadership Qualities

How Successful People Overcome Toxic Bosses

Bad bosses contaminate the workplace. Don't be a bad boss.
Travis Bradberry
How to Lead and Succeed by Expecting Your Best
Inspiration

How to Lead and Succeed by Expecting Your Best

An ex-quarterback for the Steelers describes how getting knocked down isn't what counts; it's how you get up again.
Charlie Batch
5 Simple Ways to Recover the Lost Art of Productive Meetings
Meetings

5 Simple Ways to Recover the Lost Art of Productive Meetings

These oft-dreaded sessions can be fun, informative and purposeful, if you set some rules.
Jeff Boss
3 Common Leadership Habits That Are Stifling Your Success
Leadership Qualities

3 Common Leadership Habits That Are Stifling Your Success

The traits most likely to cause problems are often easily confused for strong influence.
Patti Johnson
8 Advantages Highly Sensitive People Bring to Business
Leadership

8 Advantages Highly Sensitive People Bring to Business

Emotionally attuned leaders have much to offer in a business world that increasingly values networking and collaboration.
Sherrie Campbell
Success Comes When You Stop Playing Games
Success

Success Comes When You Stop Playing Games

Childish behavior doesn't go over too well in the real world. The real business world expects results.
Steve Tobak
For Your Business to Bloom, Cultivate the Right Company Culture
Company Culture

For Your Business to Bloom, Cultivate the Right Company Culture

Culture manifests in the willingness of employees to take initiative and how they interact with each other and with customers, all crucial to company success.
Darin LeGrange
How Telecommuting Reduced Carbon Footprints at Dell, Aetna and Xerox
Telecommuting

How Telecommuting Reduced Carbon Footprints at Dell, Aetna and Xerox

The three companies report impressive environmental results from telecommuting programs they also tout for employee retention and recruiting.
Sara Sutton Fell
5 Ways to Miss the Promotion Boat
Promotion

5 Ways to Miss the Promotion Boat

Before you start tearing up your old business cards, steer clear of these all-too-common pitfalls.
Andrew Benett
5 Essential Hiring Tips for Growing Startups
Hiring

5 Essential Hiring Tips for Growing Startups

If you run a young company looking to expand, recruitment can be a scary task to contemplate.
Eric Siu