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4 Ways Your Leadership Development Is Failing Managers
Management Style

4 Ways Your Leadership Development Is Failing Managers

Companies, after all, don't choose managers by drawing names out of a hat. So, how do good employees become bad managers?
Andre Lavoie
3 Ways to Listen Better and Become a More Effective Communicator
Communication Strategies

3 Ways to Listen Better and Become a More Effective Communicator

Leaders should engage a greater number of voices in the conversation and seek to understand the emotional motivations at play.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
When You Fix Problems With Mid-Level Managers You Fix Everything
Management Style

When You Fix Problems With Mid-Level Managers You Fix Everything

If the mid-levels aren't happy, good luck making anyone else happy.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
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
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
7 Ways to Manage Someone Whose Job You Can't Do
Managing Employees

7 Ways to Manage Someone Whose Job You Can't Do

It happens all the time -- being put in a position to manage someone doing a job you cannot do yourself. Here's how to help that person along in other ways.
Marty Fukuda
Why Every Company Needs a Dream Manager
Management Style

Why Every Company Needs a Dream Manager

Your employees dream that you care about and help foster their personal ambitions. Make their dreams reality.
Matt Mayberry
Change the Rules! Why Employer-Employee Friendships Work.
Company Culture

Change the Rules! Why Employer-Employee Friendships Work.

A CEO offers three ways in which bridging the gap between manager and friend has helped his company succeed.
Asher Raphael
6 Reasons Why 'My Way or the Highway' Management Doesn't Work Anymore
Thought Leaders

6 Reasons Why 'My Way or the Highway' Management Doesn't Work Anymore

You're not handing over the reins of your company if you let thought leaders grown within the ranks -- and let yourself grow from their ideas.
Brenton Hayden
Be a Team-First Manager and Watch Your Customer Service Soar
Ready To Launch

Be a Team-First Manager and Watch Your Customer Service Soar

Team-centric organizations will inevitably become customer-centric as well.
Mark Peter Davis
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
4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business
Managing Employees

4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business

Know what your employees are up to, but also let them know that you care.
David Allerby
7 Management Lessons From a 7-Time CEO
Business Management

7 Management Lessons From a 7-Time CEO

Get out of the way of your team and hire people you want to see in the hallway.
Jack Sweeney
5 Steps to Making Policies That Aren't Idiotic
Business Owners Policy

5 Steps to Making Policies That Aren't Idiotic

You know the policies we're talking about: the ones that twist simplicity into a confusing, ridiculous mess.
Bryan Orr