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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...

Tips for Networking as a Leader

Tips for Networking as a Leader

Despite its positive impact on career development and personal growth, professional networking rarely gets the attention it deserves. It can be neglected by mid and senior-level professionals who believe that their network is adequate. Getting the most out of...

Supporting Women in Leadership Roles

Supporting Women in Leadership Roles

Many higher-ups in the business world have a passion for helping women leaders grow in their positions. Its widely understood that women are great when it comes to problem-solving and that they collaborate well. Having more gender diversity, especially in leadership...

Great Apps That Leaders Can Take Advantage Of

Great Apps That Leaders Can Take Advantage Of

In 2022, technology is better and more accessible than ever. Smartphones have essentially given us computers that we can fit into our pockets, and there's so much we never thought we could do at our fingertips. Smartphone apps exist in droves, and there are many that...

Tips for Taking Criticism as a Leader

Tips for Taking Criticism as a Leader

As a leader, you can’t just shift the blame to someone else when it comes to criticism or failure. Instead, you must use it constructively to move the organization and yourself forward. It’s important to have the confidence and self-awareness to handle criticism with...

The Pros and Cons of Transactional Leadership – Part Two

The Pros and Cons of Transactional Leadership – Part Two

In a previous article, I began discussing transactional leadership and how it can be a great form of leadership, but also incredibly flawed. While it’s not a leadership style you need to totally avoid, it’s important to recognize the shortcomings. In this article,...

The Pros and Cons of Transactional Leadership – Part One

The Pros and Cons of Transactional Leadership – Part One

Back in the day, people didn't necessarily see the difference between being a manager and a leader. Today, this is much less the case. The people in charge are beginning to understand that being in a position of power shouldn't be all about making sure employees do...

The Best TED Talks on Leadership

The Best TED Talks on Leadership

Being a leader can be difficult. Leaders have to handle tough situations constantly, and sometimes it will seem like they just can't win. If you ever get to the point where you need inspiration as a leader, a great way to find it is by watching TED Talks on...

How Leaders Can Answer Difficult Questions with Authenticity

How Leaders Can Answer Difficult Questions with Authenticity

A big responsibility any leader has is to be able to face a room full of people and answer difficult questions. It is not an easy task by any means, but one that must be done in the right way. The manner in which a leader responds to tough questions will go a long way...