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Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale
Employee Retention

Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale

Among the most common reasons employees quit is they aren't appreciated. Insightful leaders know when and how to praise good work.
Paul White
Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things
Motivation and Retention

Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things

As a leader, it's critical to keep up with changes and start investing time into employee development.
Andre Lavoie
How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward
Engagement

How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward

Have productive discussions to create the most purposeful goals at work and the rest of your life.
Jason Womack
Master These 4 Dimensions of Communication to Shape Your Company Culture
Company Culture

Master These 4 Dimensions of Communication to Shape Your Company Culture

How and what the leader communicates is the most significant factor shaping how a company is perceived.
Brian Sooy
9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay
Personal Development

9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay

You only get one shot at a first impression. Here are some ways to sell yourself.
Jacqueline Whitmore
What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders
Leadership Qualities

What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders

A coach shares his lessons from the basketball court, noting that the failure quotient is more important than IQ.
Pat Sullivan
What to Do When the Big Fish You Hired Roils Your Startup's Small Pond
Managing Employees

What to Do When the Big Fish You Hired Roils Your Startup's Small Pond

Startups that hire well-known industry insiders sometimes find they create bigger problems with their egos than they solve with their expertise.
Stephen M. Paskoff
New Gen Y Leaders Can Carry the X Factor for Success
Millennials

New Gen Y Leaders Can Carry the X Factor for Success

Millennials who are new to management roles can follow these three tips to achieve better outcomes.
Shirley Engelmeier
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More Diverse Corporate Boards Leads to Less Risk Taking
Workplace Diversity

More Diverse Corporate Boards Leads to Less Risk Taking

Research shows that businesses of all sizes would be wise to include leadership from all walks of life.
Ya-wen Yang
7 Tips for Wooing Your Employees Into Loving Their Jobs, Again
Managing Employees

7 Tips for Wooing Your Employees Into Loving Their Jobs, Again

A huge majority of employees report being disengaged, mostly because they are ignored. Motivating them is often as simple as listening.
Matt Straz
4 Entrepreneurial Cult Classics to Cultivate Success
Books

4 Entrepreneurial Cult Classics to Cultivate Success

Add these business titles to your book bag to get your thinking off the beaten path.
Stacey Alcorn
How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of the Day (Infographic)
Productivity

How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of the Day (Infographic)

The heads of some of America's biggest companies divulge their personal and work habits.
John Rampton
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How to Create a Personalized Motivational Manual to Boost Productivity
Managing Employees

How to Create a Personalized Motivational Manual to Boost Productivity

Some careful questioning to explore when employees recall being most enthused will tell you, and them, how they can be motivated on the job.
Eddy Ricci
A Day-by-Day Program for Achieving Your Leadership Aspirations
Leadership

A Day-by-Day Program for Achieving Your Leadership Aspirations

The right time to become a better leader is today, tomorrow and every day that your team relies on you.
Deidre Paknad