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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Everyone is different. Even within your own culture, you are the only person with your exact outlook on life. Think of someone whose differences are hard for you to accept. What makes that...
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Thursday, April 6, 2017
Interrupt and voice your opinion often, tell others how they should feel, do not listen, do not ask many questions, repeat yourself, and add a few unrelated comments. This list describes...
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Friday, March 10, 2017
Critical conversations in the workplace have the power to create change, including shifts in perspective, knowledge, and understanding.  In her book , The Art of Conversation, Judy Apps...
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Monday, January 30, 2017
ACCEL: The Skills That Make a Winning Manager, a new report from the Association for Talent Development (ATD) sponsored by Columbia Business School, examines the development of five...
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Thursday, September 22, 2016
In traditional meetings, leaders often dictate the goal or problem to be solved and set the strategy and meeting agenda accordingly. But having the wrong focus can waste the group’s time,...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016
“Hard experience has taught me that real leadership is about understanding you first, and then using that to create a superb organization.”  —D. Michael Abrashoff, It’s Your Ship What...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Can managers teach “old-fashioned professionalism” to today’s young talent? Yes. But there are few things they need to keep in mind. For starters, most first-time employees are coming to...
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Thursday, August 18, 2016
Jocelyne led a team of software developers who knew each other quite well and had worked together for years. Some group members were extroverted, while others were less so. Todd, a...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Today’s young workforce is smart, tech savvy, and quick to stretch their ideas. So why do so many managers say these same employees have a hard time thinking on their feet? One experienced...
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Another great way to grow as a strategic thinker is to spend time with other strategic thinkers and see how they navigate different situations and plan their day in advance. In my monthly...
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Change has a bum rap. For many of us, change is stressful, scary, or just plain unpleasant. What if change isn’t the problem? We may not be able to control whether we experience change, but...
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Wednesday, February 24, 2016
The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. In fact, TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we...
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Tuesday, November 10, 2015
We have come a long way from the old analogy that an organization is like a bicycle: one executive steers while everyone else pedals as fast as they can. That type of outdated thinking was...
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Monday, June 29, 2015
I just finished reading The Boys in the Boat, a fantastic underdog story about the University of Washington’s Crew Team and their quest to win Gold at Nazi Germany’s 1936 Berlin Olympic...
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Thursday, March 19, 2015
When we, as managers, delegate decision-making authority, we don’t delegate accountability. And just one bad decision, in the face of uncertainty, can destroy so much value.  This...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015
“Willful blindness” is a legal term that means there is information that you could and should know, but have elected not to know. The term’s deliberate indifference or contrived ignorance...
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Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Do you work in a sad office?  A sad office often resembles your worst school nightmare: a playground brimming with bullies, liars, cowards, rude, selfish individuals, backstabbers, suck-ups...
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