Allison Wallace

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Four Habits That Can Transform Your Leadership

What makes leaders effective are the habits and mindsets they bring to the workplace every day.<p>As part of my research for The Science of Story and the development ProHabits - a research and personal development tool focused on habits that can transform the workplace - I've now interviewed hundreds …

Stop Trying To Make Your Employees Happier

It's personal resilience that managers need to develop in their teams to get the sort of engagement they seek.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret that workplaces are dealing with what Gallup calls a ‘worldwide employee engagement crisis,' with four of every …

Employee Engagement

Why the Best Leaders I Know Write 'Thank You' Notes

A simple thank you note can send a powerful message to your employees and your company that you care.<p>When people talk about employee recognition, they often gravitate towards massive programs, perks, and awards. But I find the most powerful tool to recognize employees requires minutes to activate, …

Four Traits Of A Winning Mentor

Vince Lombardi. Bill Parcells. Pat Riley. These and so many others are some of the greatest coaches of all time. They led their teams to multiple championships, molded players into exceptional athletes, and in many cases, shaped them into outstanding human beings.<p>Coaches teach, support and inspire …

What's the Difference Between a CEO and an Entrepreneur? This 1 Quality

A CEO's characteristics are very different from an entrepreneur's. Do you know which one you are?<p>Most people assume that if you're an entrepreneur, you are inherently CEO material. And if you're a CEO, you are, by definition, an entrepreneur.<p>I disagree.<p>I have personally started five businesses from …

Humans Hate Being Spun: How to Practice Radical Honesty — from the Woman Who Defined Netflix’s Culture

Patty McCord created the famed 'Culture Doc' that became Netflix's foundation. Here, she talks about how to make honesty everyone's default. <br>Continue …

Sexual Harassment

7 Factors You Can Address to Boost Trust in Your Business Relationships

Trust can be influenced when, as leader, you understand its components and work to create a constructive environment.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In one of the talks we give, we teach that business is about relationships. And that is so true: We entrepreneurs, after …

Employment

Are You Really a Leader? This Simple Test Lets You Know

How to know if you really are the leader you think you are.<p>We have all worked for really bad bosses at least once in our life. My worst boss ever was both clueless, and mean. Not only did she think she was some sort of incredible leader, but in reality, no one trusted her nor liked working for her. …

A Former NFL Player Says This 1 Thing Is the Key to Your Team's Success

It's possible to establish a culture of trust in your organization, but it must start at the very top.<p>Leadership comes naturally to some entrepreneurs and small business owners, but for many others it's a role that requires constant learning, awareness and effort to be successful. Demonstrating …