20 Questions Great Leaders Ask Themselves Daily

"A single question can be more influential than a thousand statements." ~Bo Bennett "Quality questions create a quality life. Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers." ~Tony Robbins The questions we ask ourselves and the answers we come up with shape our...

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Your Top 9 Confidence Boosters (because you're awesome!)

"One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation." ~Arthur Ashe "Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." ~Peter T. Mcintyre One of the things that all great leaders have is confidence. It speeds decision...

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Top 10 Ways You Can Conquer Stress at Work

"The ability to summon positive emotions during periods of intense stress lies at the heart of effective leadership." ~Jim Loehr How you deal with the stress and infuriating situations that come along with any work environment will go a long way towards determining how successful you are in your...

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10 Ways a Vacation Makes You Better at Your Job

"Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action." ~Peter Drucker “You can always make money. You can’t always make memories.” ~Unknown Today’s work environment is overstuffed with priorities, commitments, projects and other drains...

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Top 6 Tips for Dealing With Uncertainty

"It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time." ~ Winston Churchill "Business is a continual dealing with the future; it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight." ~Henry R. Luce Uncertainty is incredibly...

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5 Steps That Turn a Mistake Into a Success

"Close scrutiny will show that most "crisis situations" are opportunities to either advance, or stay where you are." -Maxwell Maltz "A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them." ~John C. Maxwell Of course you don’t want to...

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The 3 Best Ways to Get People to Like You at Work

"We build too many walls and not enough bridges." ~Sir Isaac Newton "A leader is someone who can do everything him(her)self, but let's other people help him(her)." ~Don Rittner And no, it doesn't have to do with you throwing them parties, always agreeing with them, or other shallow efforts at...

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7 Vital Techniques To Improve Your Listening Skills

"When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen." ~Ernest Hemingway “One of the best ways to persuade others is with your ears-by listening to them.” ~Dean Rusk If there is one skill that can improve your career, it is the ability to listen to others well. Listening shows...

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15 Ways Great Leaders Use Criticism to Accelerate Their Careers

“Criticism is something you can easily avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.” ~Aristotle "If you have no critics you'll likely have no success." ~Malcolm Forbes Most people fear and defend against criticism. They ignore it entirely, they make excuses as to why the criticism...

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5 Reasons Treating Employees The Same Is a Bad Idea

“The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.” ~Vince Lombardi "Your department is made up of human beings. Of mothers, sons, daughters, fathers. Finding ways to show our staff that we care and appreciate them, and finding ways to positively...

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