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Staying Productive While Working from Home

Staying Productive While Working from Home

If you work from home, it's important to find ways to keep yourself motivated and organized. Doing so will allow you to keep focused on your work and not get distracted by the endless distractions of life at home. In this article, we'll talk about several productivity...

Navigating Difficult Conversations in the Workplace

Navigating Difficult Conversations in the Workplace

Most people try to avoid conflict. However, when it comes to talking about difficult issues in the workplace, avoiding conflict can actually make the problem worse. Having these conversations can help improve involved employees' work and home lives. Unfortunately,...

Top Five Leadership Trends of 2022

Top Five Leadership Trends of 2022

The world has changed drastically over the past two years. Many facets of our lives have had to change and adjust to keep up with the times. For example, there are now more remote opportunities than ever before, with some companies embracing the hybrid workforce. This...

How Leaders Can Encourage Professional Development

How Leaders Can Encourage Professional Development

Having engaged and loyal employees is very important to a company's success. High turnover can affect a company's profitability and cause it to lose talent. One way to retain and motivate employees is by regularly promoting professional development. This allows them...

Equipping Young Leaders for Success

Equipping Young Leaders for Success

A successful company is only as successful as the people who work for it, so it's important that they have a team of young leaders who are passionate about the company and its goals to keep things running smoothly in the future. Over the next decade, the number of...

Leadership Habits to Avoid

Leadership Habits to Avoid

A good boss can be both a mentor and an example. Leaders hold a powerful position in a company, and their actions speak louder than their words. If they are not modeling positive behavior for their team members, that could cause serious damage to the company's culture...

How Leaders Can Help Their Employees Thrive – Part 2

How Leaders Can Help Their Employees Thrive – Part 2

In a previous blog post, I began a discussion about how leaders can help their employees thrive in the workplace. In 2022, employees are much more aware of how they can be treated better at their jobs, and most if not all have higher job satisfaction expectations than...

How Leaders Can Help Their Employees Thrive – Part 1

How Leaders Can Help Their Employees Thrive – Part 1

The pandemic has many managers focused on improving their performance indicators instead of people. This has created a host of new challenges that they have to deal with. Aside from these, the skills shortages also mean that retaining talent is a priority. Despite the...

The Best Leadership Podcasts of 2022

The Best Leadership Podcasts of 2022

When you're in a leadership role, you may often look to other successful leaders to help form a better idea of how you should lead. While there are many great books to read about leadership, it can be hard to read a lot in our busy modern society. That's where...

Great Leader Books Worth Reading in 2022

Great Leader Books Worth Reading in 2022

Leadership is something that is constantly evolving, especially in 2022. The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken most organizations to their core, and people have begun to expect more from the people in charge in a way that hasn't happened before. Since leadership is always...