• 7 Things Employees Never Tell Their Bosses About...
    LinkedIn - Oct 1
    Discussing pay is awkward -- at least when you're talking about your pay with your boss. That's why most employees will never say the following: Read »
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  • The Word Every Boss Should Ban
    Fortune - Sep 30
    There’s a five-letter word that’s rarely talked about that I suspect is probably common for young professional women to hear. It’s “kiddo.” When I was a young reporter, I got called “kiddo” often. There... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Getting Past A Career Setback
    CEO.com - Sep 30
    Managers often think about their careers in terms of winning and losing. Winners ascend the corporate ladder and get the praise, recognition, bonuses, and top jobs. But what about those whose careers are sidetracked or... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Command A Room Without Saying A Word
    Business Insider - Sep 29
    Remember, back when you worked for someone else, how you could tell what kind of news the boss had before he opened his mouth at a meeting? Read »
    1 day ago
  • Ask Your Employees These Questions For Productive...
    HuffPo - Sep 24
    As an entrepreneur or executive, you often get caught up in the "bigger picture" and the intricacies of your leadership role. But by doing so, it is possible to become disconnected from the day-to-day operations of your... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 3 Tips For Bouncing Back From A Mistake
    CEO.com - Sep 23
    One morning, a smart teacher at Applewild School in Fitchburg, Mass., spied a golden beach ball left by kids in a field near his home. The shiny globe fired up the little boy inside him and he decided to give it a good swift... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 11 Things Your Employees Want You To Tell Them Every...
    Business Insider - Sep 22
    A little encouragement goes a long way. Read »
    1 week ago
  • 7 Ways To Be An Outstanding Leader
    Business Insider - Sep 22
    Leadership is often about applying the right idea at the right time. In my years managing teams both large and small, I sometimes dropped the ball in that regard — with a loud thud. Read »
    1 week ago
  • 7 Ways To Tell If You’re Ready For Management...
    Forbes - Sep 22
    One question I’m asked a lot is how to know if a person is ready to move from an individual contributor role into a job that includes people management. Unfortunately, determining the answer isn’t as simple as taking a... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 5 Tips For New Team Leaders
    HBR - Sep 22
    What I’ve found is that success out of the gate is normally tied to being truly open to learning, communicating openly and honestly, and ultimately being prepared to take action when you know where the team needs to head. Read »
    1 week ago
  • 17 Things Great Leaders Always Say To Their Employees
    Inc - Sep 19
    Quick, name your favorite boss of all time. I'll wait here for you to think of him or her. Playing Jeopardy music. OK, do you have the answer? Now think about something that boss told you that stuck in your brain.... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Importance Of Listening To Your Employees
    Inc - Sep 18
    I am a lucky man. I have the privilege of working with people and on projects I love. I was recently at the wedding of my first employee and could not help but reflect on the past five years. This year was a hallmark year... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Thought Leadership Funnel
    Switch and Shift - Sep 18
    In an article by niche marketer Bruce Mayhew entitled Niche Marketing: Inverting the Sales Funnel, Mayhew proposed that businesses were wasting precious resources following the traditional sales funnel. In an attempt to... Read »
    1 week ago
  • How To Defuse A Workplace Conflict
    Inc - Sep 16
    Working out difference of opinion is an essential part of any group activity. However, when disagreements in the workplace explode into full blown-conflicts, it can ruin relationships and make working as team difficult or... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 7 Words Define What Employees Expect From Leadership
    Forbes - Sep 15
    Employees want to confidently go to work feeling that they are valued and that their leaders have their backs. Instead, many employees approach their work day with apprehension for the next round of layoffs, reorganization... Read »
    2 weeks ago