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Thursday, January 12, 2017
Everywhere we look, there is evidence that average is kidnapping excellence.  This is why, as consumers, we are getting more and more frustrated with clerks, operators, and wait staff at...
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017
It is 8:00 a.m. on a Monday morning. You have just gotten settled into the office, opened your email, and already have had a few employees stop by to see you. Your first of many...
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Thursday, December 15, 2016
One day when my colleagues and I were meeting with our managing partner, I remember being admonished: “You lead people and you manage systems and things.” That was more than 25 years ago,...
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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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Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Managers’ plates are often overflowing, so the question is when and what to delegate.
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Monday, May 23, 2016
In this segment, James Millard and Frank Satterthwaite discuss the concept of a player/manager, one who both contributes on an individual basis and manages other individual contributors.
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Monday, May 23, 2016
In this segment, James Millard and Frank Satterthwaite discuss the concept of a can-do spirit, the attitude of managers who accept development responsibilities for their direct reports.
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Thursday, March 10, 2016
Do more with less. That’s they reigning mantra in recent years. Don’t hire more people, use the resources you have. Even though you can try to justify why you need more people, the fact is...
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Thursday, January 7, 2016
The world is your office. Sitting at your desk, you can touch a button and be instantly face-to-face with someone across the city, the country, the ocean, or even the world. You are most...
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

You are very careful in your recruiting, selection, and hiring processes. Yet, it is getting increasingly harder to figure out which young job candidates to hire. Should you hire the...

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Many leaders, especially those with a deep technical expertise, know they need to delegate more. That said, it can be extremely difficult to delegate effectively—and actually get results...
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Wednesday, December 16, 2015
We’ve all come across co-workers like Al, who constantly needs updates on miniscule project details. Or people like Deidre, who must analyze everything that comes across her desk. And don’t...
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Monday, March 9, 2015
When managers ask me about dealing with employees who are “disorganized” at work, usually what they mean is that the employee loses track of information. It might be information that is...
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Monday, March 2, 2015
You’ve hired a new manager or promoted from within, and while you felt this person had high potential, six months into their new position you find yourself sorely disappointed by their...
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
For many years, studies have suggested that most change initiatives don’t reach expected outcomes or realize desired results. Studies by IBM, McKinsey, and others have quoted rates at near...
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Monday, December 15, 2014
In our post “ Being a Can-Do Leader: Want to Be On the Ball as a Leader? Think TPL!” we promised to explain how an easy to remember acronym, VITALS, can help you unleash an engaging “Can-Do...
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