Tag Archives: leadership

When the Biggest Problem is the People

A day in a dysfunctional office can feature more drama than a soap opera: coworker conflict, gum-flapping gossips, turf wars that are entrenched in the culture and demanding divas of either gender, just to name a few. Continue reading

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Is Your Brand Helping or Hurting You As You Climb Your Way to the Top? 5 Ways You Could Be Destroying Your Promotion Opportunities

Here are five of the biggest personal branding mistakes that might be holding you back. Continue reading

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Don’t Let Good Ideas Die

Leaders who focus solely on “the next big thing” may pass by numerous employees’ suggestions and solutions. Continue reading

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3 Proven Management Techniques That Work in Any Business: Identify the ‘Influencers’ on Your Front Lines, CEO Advises

In business, the only thing that matters is what works, says Peder Johnsen, a third-generation specialist in senior living communities. Continue reading

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5 Essential Building Blocks for a Thriving Work Culture: It’s All Premised on Having the Right Players, Says ‘Coolest Young Entrepreneur’

Adam Witty talks about what it takes to get that hum every CEO wants, both in the office and in one’s respective industry. Continue reading

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Create a Sense of Urgency

When you can’t afford to miss an opportunity or need to avoid a big mistake, create a sense of urgency to prompt your employees and coworkers to act now. Continue reading

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Six Business Lessons I Learned From My Father

This is a guest post by J.D. “Jamey” Power IV, former senior executive at J.D. Power and Associates. When my father, Dave Power, founded J.D. Power and Associates in 1968, he was already in his late thirties with enough education … Continue reading

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