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The Efficient Manager's Guide to Keeping Their Highly-Productive Team Happy
Managing Employees

The Efficient Manager's Guide to Keeping Their Highly-Productive Team Happy

Let them engage their creativity and ideas, even if it's not clear exactly where it is headed.
Chidike Samuelson
4 Business Lessons I Learned on Summer Vacation, Trekking the Andes to Machu Picchu
Business Lessons

4 Business Lessons I Learned on Summer Vacation, Trekking the Andes to Machu Picchu

A PR exec climbed 13,000 feet to gaze upon this Incan masterpiece and took what she learned back to her business.
Monica Guzman
All You Need to Know About Performance Management Without Ratings
Employee Management

All You Need to Know About Performance Management Without Ratings

The notion that the best way to provide employees feedback is by ranking their performance on a scale of 1 to 5 may be outdated.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Skills of World-Caliber Managers
Business Management

5 Skills of World-Caliber Managers

For a business to grow it needs to rely on strong managers with a special set of skills.
Ken Dunn
Introverts: 4 Ways to Be Yourself and Be a Charismatic Leader
Leadership

Introverts: 4 Ways to Be Yourself and Be a Charismatic Leader

Don't count out introverts. Many are incredibly effective managers for powerful reasons.
Nina Zipkin
5 Marketing Lessons Learned From Donald Trump
Leadership

5 Marketing Lessons Learned From Donald Trump

Whether you love Donald Trump or hate him, you can't deny he has something to teach us all about getting the customer's attention.
Brian T. Edmondson
Management By Weekly Check-In Is the New 'Wandering Around'
Managing Employees

Management By Weekly Check-In Is the New 'Wandering Around'

New technologies are allowing managers to keep up with their employees and track goals and employee progress.
David Hassell
No One Is Telling You the Truth at Work (And What to Do About It)
Performance Feedback

No One Is Telling You the Truth at Work (And What to Do About It)

Silence may be golden -- but it can also be misleading. Don't let your performance suffer because your coworkers are confrontation averse.
Tasha Eurich
A Leadership Lesson From Eisenhower's Stoic Reversal at D-Day
Management Lessons

A Leadership Lesson From Eisenhower's Stoic Reversal at D-Day

Remember the obstacle or the rival is only as strong as your perception lets it be.
Ryan Holiday
Want to Be a Great CEO? Start With the Man in the Mirror.
Leadership Qualities

Want to Be a Great CEO? Start With the Man in the Mirror.

If you want to make your company a better place, you've got to be someone that your team admires and have vision for them to follow.
Ken Dunn
10 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started
Ready To Launch

10 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started

Shoot for goals that are 10 times bigger, and actually believe in them.
Richard Lorenzen
Next Time You Apologize, Say More Than 'I'm Sorry.'
Leadership

Next Time You Apologize, Say More Than 'I'm Sorry.'

Quit your dramatic, insincere apologies and life will be better at work and home.
Nate Regier
Empower Your Team to Make Big Changes, Using 'Agile Retrospectives'
Management Lessons

Empower Your Team to Make Big Changes, Using 'Agile Retrospectives'

Giving 'marching orders' day in, day out will never yield an autonomous team. Try this cutting-edge methodology instead.
Rob Villeneuve
It's All About Accountability For Sales Managers
Sales

It's All About Accountability For Sales Managers

Leaders who deliver accurate forecasts will rise through the ranks thanks to accountability.
Jeffrey Fotta