Leadership Resources

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How to know if you are acting like a pushover

You have to get along with others to get things done, right? Yes, to a degree. You want to be cooperative, but you don’t want to be seen as a pushover. Watch out for these signs that you’ve taken being the good person too far – chances are that if you’re... read more

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How to bring meetings to a close effectively

A common complaint among managers is that despite holding so many meetings, few meetings actually produce results. “We keep talking about the same issue over and over, but nothing seems to ever happen!” The issue? Most meetings lack closure - the... read more

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How to fake the confidence you need

When you’re feeling overwhelmed and in over your head, the best way to power through is to pretend you’ve got the confidence you need to get something done. These strategies can help you fake it until you make it: Think positively. The... read more

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How to identify pointless meetings

In order to have fewer, more purposeful meetings, there are a few types that we all need to stop having - pronto. The worst offenders include: Convenience Meetings: When managers have information to disseminate to a large group, they often... read more

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How to lead from the heart

Adopting an authentic leadership style can help you build better relationships and trust levels with colleagues, while creating an environment where employees feel comfortable being themselves. Try adopting these guiding principles: Focus on... read more

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How to be an effective workplace leader

A good leader knows there’s no “I” in team, but a truly effective one knows how to build workers up to be future leaders. To encourage your team to reach its full potential and to become the best role model you can be, fostering leadership in the... read more

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How to sleep better

If you have difficulty falling asleep, a regular bedtime routine will help you wind down and prepare for bed. Your routine depends on what works for you, but the most important thing is working out a routine and sticking to it. To being with, try these... read more

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How to work from home more effectively

Working from home has several benefits, but there are potential downsides too, such as isolation and Zoom fatigue. Here are some tips to mitigate such issues. Set up a workspace: Have something like a paper pad or an inspirational quote at... read more

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How to listen with an open mindset

Leaders need to listen. If we can learn to receive feedback with grace, we may uncover a whole host of people who care about us and are waiting to give us information. Information that could not only help us do a better job, but could help those giving... read more

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How to motivate people by reading the situation

Keeping employees motivated is one of the most important responsibilities of a leader or manager. To do this, make sure you’re using the right motivational tools at the right times. Keep these guidelines in mind: Feedback. To enhance commitment... read more