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81% of These People Are Lying to You

By , December 30, 2019
Tell me if this has ever happened to you... You have a job opening and a bunch of candidates to meet. After a ... Read More

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Leadership: Being Comfortable in Uncomfortable Situations

By , December 27, 2019
Leadership (as defined by the GLOBE study) is “the ability of an individual to influence, motivate and enable others ... Read More

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Make a Decision and Stick With It

By , December 26, 2019
Any decision you make isn’t worth a tinker’s damn until you have formed the habit of making it and keeping it. ... Read More

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Courage: The Test of a True Leader

By , December 25, 2019
Are people born with courage? Unless you tell me you know a kid who was born with lustrous black hair, stars in ... Read More

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The 2020 Decade for Workers: Is the Gig Up?

By , December 24, 2019
At some large firms, 50% of the workforce is comprised of independent contractors or freelancers. But that may change ... Read More

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How Shyness is a Narcissistic Prison

By , December 23, 2019
Sometimes it's the most trivial beliefs that blankets our entire perception. Everyone has experienced shyness. Some ... Read More

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Strategy is More Than Just Setting Goals

By , December 20, 2019
While goal setting is important, it doesn't define your strategy. One of my favorite aspects of being a business ... Read More

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To Develop Leadership Skills, Practice in a Low-Risk Environment

By , December 19, 2019
It was the second day of an intensive leadership program I lead once a year and there were 20 participants in the room. ... Read More

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Flat Organisations and Employee Retention

By , December 18, 2019
Flatter organisations are better at creating more transparent work environments. Communication across and between ... Read More

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The Ham Sandwich Test

By , December 17, 2019
Almost always, one of the first things I do with my new clients is to help them kick off a straightforward customer ... Read More

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The Real Way to Check References

By , December 16, 2019
I'm not gonna BS you, checking references on a candidate isn't my idea of a good time. But it's vital. I've had more ... Read More

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Can Technology Really Help Us Lead Happier Lives? The Answer Will Surprise You

By , December 13, 2019
Several years ago, I was introduced to the powerful and transformative work of Shawn Achor who has done groundbreaking ... Read More