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LOVE Your Job!

Learn to LOVE Your Job Again! As we approach Valentine’s Day, love is in the air… or maybe not when it comes to your relationship with your job. Is going to work each morning a pleasure, or has it become drudgery? If you’ve lost your enthusiasm, don’t despair. There are ways to reignite those sparks […]
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New Year, New Styles for Annual Reviews

Improving Performance Management What evokes dread in bosses and employees alike? The annual performance review. What does “meets expectations” or “3” on a five-point scale really mean? And does such a label inspire an employee to perform at a higher level? It’s 2018, and the workplace is complex. Job descriptions evolve, and so do employees’ […]
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Are You a Great Leader?

How Emotional Intelligence Impacts Leadership What makes a great leader? Everyone will answer this question differently, but we can find a common thread. A boss who’s unflappably calm under pressure. A manager who is trustworthy and easy to talk to. An executive who is adaptable to the changing business environment and sensitive to employees’ needs. […]
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Don’t Let Recruiting Spook You

6 Steps to Implementing a More Effective Hiring Process For many managers, recruiting new talent is spookier than the ghouls of Halloween. Too many have had the experience of hiring a new employee with great credentials and interview skills, only to be disappointed by that employee’s subsequent performance. Every company needs a reliable process for […]
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Company Culture is Key

Creating and Sustaining a Cohesive Culture for Success Does your company’s culture fuel success, or does it impede progress? Creating a winning organizational culture is as important as corporate strategy. Smart executives know that fostering the right culture can be a major competitive advantage. What is company culture, anyway? Corporate culture is the “personality” of […]
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The Case for Vacation

Taking Time Off Reboots Creativity “Take a break!” — These words may seem counter-intuitive to the work ethic of those who would seek to advance their careers and catapult their businesses to success. Working hard is great…until it leads to burnout. There’s a difference between giving your all at work and working all the time. […]
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