Category Archives: Leadership

Core leadership skills you need in every job role

Core Leadership Skills You Need in Every Job Role

Professional leaders at different hierarchical levels of an organization are vulnerable to face unique challenges at every point of their career. Whether you are an individual business contributor, a first-time manager, a senior executive or holding a position in between, there are certain compulsory leadership skills that you need to learn and master. Here is […]

How To Be A Progressive Leader

How To Be A Progressive Leader

Many people argue that leadership is a birthright; some are born to be leaders while others are more likely to follow. While there may be some truth to this saying, it is not completely accurate. Yes, to be a leader you have to have some intrinsic traits like determination and power of character, however, many […]

8 ways to show gratitude to your employees

Top 8 Ways to Show Your Gratitude to Your Employees

Something as simple as showing gratitude can seem necessary on paper, and yet plenty of people don’t quite have this mastered. Some people have trouble showing any form of appreciation to people. Others forget to express gratitude sometimes. In some cases, there are social niceties that people don’t know that require an unspoken rule. Like, […]

Leadership Growth Secrets

Leadership Growth Secrets You Can Implement from Books

You might have been told that people are either born leaders or they’re not. That’s quite easy to accept when you look at those naturally charismatic individuals who seem to turn all eyes when they walk and catch all ears when they talk. But, if we’re being honest, this is also a pretty good excuse […]

How to Lead a Remote Team Successfully using the 3 T’s

Remote teams are here to stay and only going to continue to grow in use so the key for business owners and managers is how to lead a remote team! Remote teams have some similarities to traditional teams in the office together but also some very unique differences that demand different leadership practices. In this […]

Become a more effective leader

9 Ways to Become a More Effective Leader, Starting Today

Even the most successful leaders will agree that being an effective, well-respected and inspiring company leader does not always come easy. Whether you’ve just started running your own business, are taking on employees for the first time, or have been running a company for some time, and are wondering where you’re going wrong. It could […]

How to Increase Your Efficiency as a Team Leader

How to Increase Your Efficiency as a Team Leader

In the world we live in, there never feels like there are enough hours in the day to get everything done. Whether it’s in your personal life or professional endeavors, having your time taken up by constant meetings and long to-do lists can take its toll. If you’re struggling to keep on top of things, […]

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Why Leadership is important to your Remote Teams’ Success

Leadership is important to your remote teams’ Success. From setting expectations to building trust, these 5 tips help you successfully manage a remote team.

How to Make Your Workplace a More Positive Environment

How to Make Your Workplace a More Positive Environment

The workplace is not always bells and whistles and trying to keep yourself, and your staff or team happy is no easy feat. Negative interactions between people can happen during both the good and the bad times, which is why being proactive in promoting a positive environment is so important. Of course, there are plenty […]

The Business Value of Digital Etiquette

The Business Value of Digital Etiquette

There is business value in Digital Etiquette!  Quite simply, the way you communicate digitally matters. You are either making a positive deposit to a business relationship or you are making a withdrawal from a business relationship. This can have significant implications on your ability to sell and your ability to retain clients as well as […]

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Ways to Improve Your Leadership Skills

Develop your leadership skills and qualities. These 5 practices can help you improve your leadership skills to become a better leader.

Make progress, not perfection

Make Progress not Perfection!

Too many great ideas never reach the public and have the impact they could because leaders fail to adhere to this productivity principle: Make progress, not perfection! I believe that perfection is the great enemy of innovation, entrepreneurship, and progress, both in life and business.  Far too often we get “stuck” on the final 10% […]

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How startup success depends on your leadership skills

Business growth requires great leadership. Investing in leadership skills will prepare you to take your startup to the next level. Start with these 4 steps.

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Assembling the Team: 4 Preparations You Need to Make Prior to Interviewing Your Candidates

Finding the right person for an opening within a company can be a challenge. Learning how to prepare before interviews begin can be of great help in ensuring this process becomes much easier for everyone involved. No employer wishes to waste his or her time interviewing applicants who simply will not fit into the company. […]

Why you should be a Leader, not a Boss

The statistics show proof that in any organization it is critical to sustained success for the top person to be a leader, not a boss.  In fact, a study has shown that most businesses are only 50% as productive as they should be. This is mainly because the leadership practices of the organizations are not […]

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Becoming A Better Leader For Your Business

Good leaders increase the chances of business success tenfold. However, becoming a better and more effective leader can be a challenge. In fact, contrary to popular opinion, great leaders aren’t born that way. They are forged from the fire of experience and a commitment to continue learning, even when they are in the top position. […]

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Why Self-Leadership Matters and How to Grow It

Self-leadership will help you grow personally and professionally. Learn the skills of self-leadership to effectively lead yourself and others to success.

implementing changes

7 Smart Strategies For Implementing Changes Within Your Business

Most business organizations will be in a constant state. Status quo is what makes things thrive. Whether it’s a small business growing to a medium corporation or vice versa, change is bound to happen. Knowing how to handle implemented changes is crucial in an era where change is the new normal. This is vital in […]

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Business Leadership and Productivity Tactics for Success

Achieve greater success in your business. Incorporate these 6 ideas for leadership and productivity tactics into your organization.

Ingredients that Make a Great Leader

What makes a great leader? There are definitely key ingredients that a great leader exemplifies in business. There are also different adjectives you can use to describe a good leader.  Some include: Decisive, intelligent, driven, focused, and so on. However, a good leader has to be more than someone who says the right things. The […]