• Let Your Employees Bring Their Interests To Work
    HBR - Aug 29
    Research repeatedly suggests that levels of employee engagement in the workplace are low and worsening. But what really perplexes executives when we talk to them is that their employees are often fully engaged in a host of... Read »
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  • Want To Seem Smart? Ask For Advice
    Inc - Aug 29
    A new study shows asking for help actually makes you look more competent, not less. Read »
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  • Why Your Message Isn’t Getting Through
    SmartBlog - Aug 29
    Hoogterp kicks off his public-speaking book “Your Perfect Presentation” with this nugget of wisdom: it’s not about you. “When you stop thinking it’s about you, that is when your greatness emerges.” Read »
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  • Want To Go From MBA To CEO? Executives Will Need...
    Businessweek - Aug 29
    Good news for today’s MBA grads: The share of large company chief executives with graduate business degrees has grown nearly 50 percent in the past 10 years. But don’t start decorating your corner office yet. There’s a... Read »
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  • How To Keep Your Creativity Flowing After Vacation...
    Forbes - Aug 29
    Did you have an epiphany on your vacation this summer? I know I did. I had creative ideas occur on the water in Lake Tahoe and on a hiking trail in San Diego. I’ve written some of my best articles in a café in Genoa, a... Read »
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  • 3 Surprising Skills All Leaders Should Have
    Business Insider - Aug 29
    To overcome the natural tendency to hire for the short term rather than the long term, I suggest company leaders learn how to drive buses, figure out how to put square pegs into round holes, and then find out how to train... Read »
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  • 11 Really Effective Ways To Show Your Gratitude
    Inc - Aug 29
    One of the easiest and most powerful things any leader can do is to show gratitude for their employees. What are you waiting for? Read »
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  • The Secret To Self-Management And Organizational...
    Forbes - Aug 29
    At its core, business is simple. It is about serving others. People make it complicated. Re-focus on the basics: serving your employees, customers, and communities then abundance will follow. Read »
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  • How Asking For Help Actually Helps You
    Fortune - Aug 29
    You might think it makes you look weak or not smart enough, but the most successful people rely on others to do their jobs better. Read »
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  • How Taking A 20-Minute Walk Every Day Transformed My...
    Fast Company - Aug 29
    Here's what happened when we challenged ourselves to step away from our desks. Read »
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  • To Build Your Team, First Build Trust
    CEO.com - Aug 29
    Team-building activities create close-knit, happy and productive workers who function efficiently. Engaged teams are more motivated and reliable. They are supportive of the objectives of the team and there is greater... Read »
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  • 10 Silly Management Games
    SmartBlog - Aug 28
    How many of these silly management games do you play? More importantly, do you have the courage to speak up and stop the insanity? Read »
    2 days ago
  • Why Top Tech CEOs Want Employees With Liberal Arts...
    Fast Company - Aug 28
    Not to be outdone, defenders of the liberal arts are jumping into the fray. Among them are New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, liberal arts consortiums and even a pair of cartoon crusaders called Libby and Art (get... Read »
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  • Do Your Company’s Incentives Reward Bad Behavior?
    HBR - Aug 28
    The current lull in the sparring between General Motors and Congress provides a great opportunity to look at what wasn’t discussed in the furor over the company’s recent recalls and its admitted slip-ups in auto safety:... Read »
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  • When To Say No To Additional Responsibilities At Work
    Mashable - Aug 28
    Top performers can be a prime target for additional requests because they enjoy challenge and frequently seek out new ways to demonstrate their skills. But do you find yourself saying yes every time your boss asks you to... Read »
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