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The 4 Levels of Organizational Alignment
Leadership

The 4 Levels of Organizational Alignment

For the best results, leaders must aim to have their teams functioning like the best sports franchises.
Andre Lavoie
Be Competent. Be Grounded. Be Open. Be Brave.
Leadership

Be Competent. Be Grounded. Be Open. Be Brave.

Whether you run a corporation, a business, or your own career, you'll need these four characteristics if you want to go places.
Steve Tobak
James Harrison Is Right: Winning Is Better Than Trying
Success

James Harrison Is Right: Winning Is Better Than Trying

The idea that everyone needs to feel like a winner is turning us into a society of losers.
Ray Hennessey
10 Examples of Companies With Fantastic Cultures
Company Culture

10 Examples of Companies With Fantastic Cultures

Looking to boost employee retention and happiness at your business? Follow in the footsteps of these 10 companies.
Sujan Patel
How to Merge Differing Management Styles Into a Cohesive Team
Management

How to Merge Differing Management Styles Into a Cohesive Team

Getting all the components of a company working smoothly together first means getting managers on the same wave length.
Brett Relander
3 Phrases That Kill Intrapreneurship
Communication

3 Phrases That Kill Intrapreneurship

As a manager, you want your employees to feel like owners. So avoid words that say the opposite.
Jill Schiefelbein
Everything You Need to Know About Leadership You Learned in Physics Class
Leadership

Everything You Need to Know About Leadership You Learned in Physics Class

The basic lessons we learned in physics class tell you everything you need to do to run a successful business. Hit the books.
Ray Hennessey
One Bad Apple Can Ruin the Barrel
Managing Employees

One Bad Apple Can Ruin the Barrel

A single bad employee with a poor attitude can infect a team, department and possibly an entire organization.
Brian Hamilton
Be the Benevolent Dictator Your Company Deserves
Managing Employees

Be the Benevolent Dictator Your Company Deserves

Companies aren't democracies. At some point, leaders need to make decisions.
William Litvack
How to Stop Your Executive Team From Costing You Sales
Sales

How to Stop Your Executive Team From Costing You Sales

If you want to prevent a lack of senior executive involvement from becoming a client relationship-wrecking ball, consider implementing these three account-retention practices.
Rick Reynolds
Why Summer Fridays and Flexible Hours Are a Must
Summer Fridays

Why Summer Fridays and Flexible Hours Are a Must

Flexible hours may be the key to boosting morale and productivity during the summer, or all year long.
Lisa Evans
Why We Should be Focusing on Culture Management
Company Culture

Why We Should be Focusing on Culture Management

In the same way that you measure if your marketing campaigns are effective and tweak accordingly, you should assess if your culture is working so that you know how to direct your management efforts.
Greg Besner
How to Run Your Business While Pregnant
Pregnancy

How to Run Your Business While Pregnant

Being pregnant poses new challenges for entrepreneurs. But there are also new opportunities.
Lisa Evans
6 Great Tools to Kickstart Your Startup
Productivity

6 Great Tools to Kickstart Your Startup

Heard of Trello? IFTTT? Charlie? If not, check them out.
Andy Hill