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The 7 Avoidable Sins of Weak Leaders | Inc.com

Earlier this week, I posted The Ten Commandments of Leadership, so today I'll describe the flip side of the equation: the seven failure-producing, deadly sins that leaders too often commit. Here they are, with my prescriptions for overcoming them.<p>1. Gluttony.<p>Ever hear the saying "he's a glutton for …

Self-help

10 Common Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make | Inc.com

How well you use words can make a lasting impression on people. Wield those words skillfully and people may perceive you in any number of positive lights--as intelligent, poised, persuasive, funny, to name a few. But even one little grammatical slip can have the opposite effect.<p>It's a topic that …

7 Bad Habits of Terrible Bosses | Inc.com

It's no secret. I've written many times about the mistakes of my youth. No, not the perm I had when I was a teenager or the time I jumped off a bridge into carp-infested waters. I'm talking about my early days as a middle manager just out of college, working as a shift manager in a shoe store when …

Time I

How to Have a Great Day, Every Day: 7 Tips | Inc.com

I've written before about workplace happiness in terms of general rules like "don't obsess about things." Good advice, certainly, but general rules sometimes aren't enough.<p>For most people, getting into--and staying in--a better mood comes down to the actions they take, rather than the rules they …

Happiness

21 Ways to Boost Your Personal Creativity | Inc.com

The early stages of a new company are full of creativity.<p>Nothing has been built yet, so you get to spend months dreaming up every part of your business, including the brand and culture. Since this is often done with a small group of people, the experience is truly exhilarating. You come home from …