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The Worst Leadership Mistakes You Can Make

The Worst Leadership Mistakes You Can Make

Leaders must juggle many requirements to get the job done. They have to be willing to set an example, provide aid to their team, and take responsibility. Yet not all leaders are successful in equal measure. Understanding how you interact with your employees and...

Be a Leader not a Boss

Be a Leader not a Boss

There is a big difference between being a boss and being a leader. Many people think they are the same thing, but this is not true. A boss demands obedience and expects their employees to do what they are told without question. Leaders inspire their employees and...

Leading Your Team Through Turmoil

Leading Your Team Through Turmoil

No one ever said leading a team would be easy. It can often be downright tumultuous. But it's important to remember that even in the most challenging times, one must stay strong and lead the team through the storm. The strongest leaders learn how to coach their teams...

How to Build Trust as a Leader

How to Build Trust as a Leader

Many companies intend to build trust with their employees by organizing team buildings and good performance recognition. However, according to a survey done, this is not the right way to build a trusting relationship in the company. Here are some ways for leaders to...

Giving Appropriate Feedback as a Leader

Giving Appropriate Feedback as a Leader

Being a leader is a tough job. One must master dozens of skills, including leading by example. Perhaps one of the most challenging skills to master is the art of feedback. Managers and leaders alike have to provide feedback to their employees. However, a strong leader...

How to Lead a Virtual Team

How to Lead a Virtual Team

In recent years, virtual teams have become the new normal. Leading a team spread across the globe can be tricky - but it is far from impossible. As with any business change, it is vital to understand the strengths, weaknesses, and challenges that come with it. Leaders...

Millennial Leadership Styles

Millennial Leadership Styles

It may seem like leadership styles never change - but the truth is that, as with everything else, the way we lead must adapt to the times. As such, new techniques and demands rise with each new generation. Millennial leadership has changed along with its workers....

3 Mistakes Leaders Should Avoid

3 Mistakes Leaders Should Avoid

From handling issues within the workplace to motivating workers throughout the company, everything a leader does come down to having strong skills. One of the greatest ways to manage others successfully is by communicating effectively. Everyone has the skills that...

The Importance of Leadership Training

The Importance of Leadership Training

When people leave a job, they don’t leave the company, but why leave behind the leadership. Those making the big decisions at a company are responsible for turnover and employee productivity. According to Gallup, companies that have leaders with high management talent...

Versatility: A Key to Leadership

Versatility: A Key to Leadership

Modern leaders are facing two broad challenges in the world today. One is the requirement to balance contradictory demands, such as doing more with less. The other challenge is to keep up with the pace of “disruptive change” which pressures organizations to adapt due...