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To Be a Strong Leader, There Are 6 Things You Must Give Your People (Most Rarely Do) | Inc.com

The impact of work cultures on the bottom line is a hot business topic. More execs and HR leaders are connecting the dots on how an ecosystem of commonly held values, beliefs, and positive work behaviors drives engagement, innovation, and high performance.<p>Yet culture doesn't just happen. It takes …

Employment

The 3 Most Dangerous Work Personalities and How to Deal With Them | Inc.com

Since I don't have a real job, I take special pleasure in reading about how bad having a real job can be. So, of course, I found it impossible to resist Jody Foster's <i>The Schmuck in My Office: How to Deal Effectively With Difficult People at Work</i> (with Michelle Joy, St. Martin's Press, April 2017). …

Psychology

3 Crucial Skills For Leading Without Authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional teams, the criterion for the job of leader is changing. More and more people are assigned to leadership roles in which they have no positional …

Leadership

10 Habits Of Super Likeable Leaders

If you want to be a leader whom people follow with absolute conviction, you have to be a likeable leader. Tyrants and curmudgeons with brilliant vision can command a reluctant following for a time, but it never lasts. They burn people out before they ever get to see what anyone is truly capable …

How Can You Spot Great Leaders? This Is How They Manage Younger and Older Workers (Note the Difference) | Inc.com

Successful leaders recognize early on that certain challenges will emerge. How you choose to deal with each generational employee in the same office will have a critical effect on your relationship with your team.<p>The challenge is having the self-awareness (a component of emotional intelligence) to …

Employment

Are You a Great Leader? Here's the Only Proof That Matters | Inc.com

Bending your arm awkwardly up over your neck, almost popping a socket to pat your own back? That's not really possible for most of us (or advisable).<p>Yet, many high-ranking executives in business and brand new startups alike will proclaim that they're great leaders, thinking a big win on the sales …

Demonstration

‘You’ll Have to Ask Him’ Trump Campaign on ‘Birther’ Reversal

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway could not offer an answer on when and how Donald Trump concluded President Obama was born in the United States.<p>“You’ll have to ask him that. That’s a personal decision.” she said on NBC’s “Meet the Press”.<p>After years of Trump pushing the “birther” conspiracy …

Donald Trump

5 Ways to Stop Micromanaging and Become a More Effective Leader | Inc.com

They work weekends and long hours. They struggle to give themselves permission to take vacations and insist on approving everything themselves.<p>As for delegating tasks? Not their forte--they're the only one who can do it right the first time. And to ensure they keep control over every project, they …

Leadership

LSD makes the brain more ‘complete’, scientists say as they claim to have unlocked secrets of hallucinogenic drugs

LSD makes the brain more “complete”, scientists have claimed in a pioneering and controversial new study.<p>The drug breaks down the parts of the brain …