How to unlock your creativity in leadership

ISTOCK/THINKSTOCK Leaders: need to get the creative juices flowing? Dannie-Lu Carr has a few simple pointers.  As someone who steps up to the responsibility of leadership, it is worth remembering that an effective leader always empowers others and allows them to step up and step forward in order to get the best job done. All […]

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Leadership Development For Strengths Based Leadership

Leadership is often seen as an ephemeral skill that someone is blessed with, when in actuality it’s something that can be trained and taught. When it comes to leadership development one of the popular ideas is strengths-based leadership. What Is Strengths-Based Leadership? Strengths-based leadership, as the name implies, is the ability for a leader to […]

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‘fit for the future’

Getting your organisation ‘fit for the future’ should be every leader’s top resolution, says OD firm Getting fit in the new year isn’t just for individuals; organisations also need to ensure that they’re ‘fit for the future’ by reviewing their leadership practice, their culture and their structure and by creating a better way of working, […]

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A Well-Educated Workforce Is Key to State Prosperity

What can state governments do to boost the economic well-being of their people? That is the central question of state economic policy. Incomes and wages can increase across an economy when productivity—production per capita—increases. States have many tools in their arsenal to increase productivity, including investments in public infrastructure, in technological innovation at public universities […]

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15 Team Building Activities for the Workplace

Are you interested in holding team building events in your workplace? You don’t have to spend a lot of money nor do they need to be ostentatious or complicated. You just need to create structured opportunities for employees to mingle. You can schedule team building activities in the workplace and in your local community for […]

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Train ‘Em, Retain ‘Em: To Get the Most Talented Employees, Grow Them Yourself With Employee Training Institute

f you can’t rind the star employees you want to hire, grow your own. Many small businesses today are trading labor-shortage war stories, while the smart owners are investing in employee training. Training is no longer a luxury, now that employees rule the roost and company loyalty is all but dead. Instead, it’s a win-win […]

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How to Attract People to Your Cause

No one follows anyone else without their being motivated to do so. Look at any situation where men or women follow a leader and you will discover definite reasons. Luck or unusual circumstances may play a part. But mostly it is because of actions that the leader takes. You can use one of the most […]

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