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3 Signs That You're a Micromanager and What You Can Do to About It

If you have any of these three tendencies, you're likely micromanaging your people. If you want them (and you) to grow, here's what to do.<p>As an executive and leadership coach, micromanaging is one of the most common challenges I see. It's a common problem for many leaders, new and old alike. Left …

How to Lose Your Best Employees

You want to be a great boss. You want your company to be a great place to work. But right now, at this very moment, one of your key employees might be about to walk out the door.<p>She has consistently brought her best game to work and has grown into a huge asset. But her learning has peaked, her …

How to stay humble and sincere when you’re doing really well

You’re amazing and you know it. You’re at the top of your game, you look spectacular and your wardrobe is definitely Tim Gunn approved. Speaking of …

7 Ideas to Support Your Development as an Effective Manager

Developing as a Manager in An Era of Uncertainty<p>Updated August 28, 2016<p>While much of the writing and speaking about how uncertainty and change will …

Clean Up Corrosive Interpersonal Dynamics on Your Team with This System

“The consequences of not identifying and addressing conflicts and corrosive team dynamics are always dire,” says <b>Laura Gates</b>, whose work as an …

Are You Influential? Nine Personas That Yield Greater Influence

You may know certain people within your personal or professional spheres who seem to have a lot of influence — not because they have authority over others but because they bring a certain type of value to relationships.<p>Here are nine personas that yield greater influence. Which one could you lean …

7 Traits of Supremely Productive Employees

High-performing employees are worth their weight in gold.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>High-performing employees’ have outstanding skills that distinguish them from their mediocre colleagues in the workplace. With a willingness to go above and beyond what is written …

3 Common Pieces of Leadership Advice That Are Actually Total BS

Much of what you've been told about leadership is wrong, insists Stanford's Jeffrey Pfeffer.<p>Leadership is hard, and what makes for a great leader is harder still to pin down. Excellent leaders vary wildly in their style and approach, and each situation calls for different tactics. Which leaves …

The Most Common Type of Incompetent Leader

A young friend recently remarked that the worst boss he ever had would provide him with feedback that always consisted of “You’re doing a great job.” But they both knew it wasn’t true — the organization was in disarray, turnover was excessive, and customers were not happy. My friend was giving it …

Uncovering Your Professional Blind Spots

What's keeping you from reaching your full potential?<p>Throughout this blog series, I’ve shared some classic blind spots that seem to be most common in …

5 Reasons We Tolerate Bullying Leaders

We claim to hate bullies, but we let them lead.<p>We have all encountered them at work or seen them in the political arena: Leaders who are essentially …

6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

6 Signs You Are A Micromanager

It's hard to diagnose if you are a micromanager - here are 6 sure signs<p>As a manager or CEO it can be extremely difficult to self-diagnose whether you are a micro-manager or not. Especially if you run a fast-growing company, you might expect that your job entails staying on top of every detail, …

How to Reset a Bad Work Day

Five tips on how to come out on top when you're having a bad work day.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Most people don’t wake up ready to start the day like Snow White singing to her helpful little birds. Most days you get caught up in the hustle and bustle and have to push …

One Trait Great Leaders (and Designers) Have in Common | Inc.com

I come from a family of lawyers. From a young age It was expected that my brother and I would also go into law. We broke with tradition, not without resistance from our elders. He became a journalist and I became a designer. I didn't realize then that I was also making a choice that would morally …

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12 Content Marketing Trends You Should Be Following

Make sure your content investments deliver adequate returns for your business by following the right content marketing trends.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We've reached a tipping point in content marketing where there is so much content published on a daily basis …

15 Sad Reasons People Give Up On Their Dreams | Inc.com

It's a sad truth in life that the vast majority of people give up on their dreams.<p>Sometimes it happens early. A kid is told by his or her parents that whatever they're aiming for is impossible to reach.<p>Sometimes it happens later. You get older, tired, and instead of trying to pivot once more, you …

Account Suspended

Bosses should do this simple thing to make their employees more creative

Research shows the secret to fostering creativity in your office could be as simple as being humble<p>Humility breeds creativity.<p>Workers who have humble …

Leadership

Got a boss who denies reality? A behavioral scientist's guide to tactful truth telling

‘Tis the season for holiday parties at the office.<p>While they’re great for building workplace camaraderie and team spirit, when was the last time a …

Emotional Intelligence

3 things your boss wants you to know without having to tell you

Communication in the workplace is one of the hardest topics to master. Do you wish your boss would stop micromanaging? Do you wish your boss would give you more feedback because you never know what she's thinking?<p>One of the big things I've learned over the past six years growing Triplemint is that …

Communicate

8 Things the Smartest Leaders Do to Motivate Their Employees | Inc.com

Whether you've been promoted to management recently or have been at it for ten years or longer, one thing never changes: Human nature -- as in that of your employees -- is often unpredictable. Knowing how to motivate each person on a team can be so frustrating and challenging.<p>But it can be done if …

Employee Engagement

How to love yourself: 5 ways to appreciate who you are

A relationship expert will always tell you to love yourself first before loving anyone else, and although it sounds simple to value, appreciate and …

Happiness

8 Tough Questions to Ask About Your Company’s Strategy

Companies often fail to address the tough questions about strategy and execution: Are we really clear, as a leadership team, about how we choose to create value in the marketplace? Can we articulate the few things the organization needs to do better than anyone else in order to deliver on that …

This Husband’s Drawings About Life With His Wife Will Show You That Love Is In The Small Things

Art is the best form to express life's beauty, especially when its going on so perfectly. This is exactly what Pascal Campion's illustrations are …

The Best Way To Be Heard In Any Argument

Let's pretend you were supposed to meet your partner for a dinner party, but they're late, and once again neglected to send you a text to keep you …

Los Angeles

12 Unbelievable Stories Of Betrayal To Make You Feel Better About Your Relationships

Unfaithfuuul...<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Everyone makes the same mistake with managing their time

If you're constantly frazzled on the job, logging super long hours with little to show for it at the end of the day, chances are good that you're mismanaging your time. But the good news is it's easy (enough) to reorganize your schedule and get back on a successful track, stat!<p>"There's a lot coming …

17 Secrets You Should Never Keep from Your Partner

While there are definitely plenty of things you should keep from your partner—especially if you’re not a fan of his or her family—there are …