David Reese

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Getting Over Your Fear of Giving Feedback

Feedback: No one wants it, no one wants to give it. It’s a loaded word, and one that has the capacity to strike fear in the heart of both the …

Talent Management

15 Body Language Hacks That’ll Instantly Make You More Impressive At An Interview

Being successful is not something everyone can achieve. Not for the lack of trying, of course. Sometimes, it's just the way you walk, talk or behave. …

Body Language

Five Ways To Bring Out The Best From Employees

IT BEGINS WITH YOU - Working with people is a two-way street. One has to walk the talk. Having fixed ways means closing yourself to newer …

Employee Engagement

Culture: 4 keys to why it matters | Organization

March 27, 2018 – <i>by Carolyn Dewar and Reed Doucette</i><p>What separates the highest performing organizations from the rest? Clever strategy? Superior …

InterAct

Are You Cut Out for Executive-Level Management? Ask Yourself These 4 Questions

Keep asking them throughout your career.<p><i>How can I tell if I'm executive management material? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Misha Yurchenko, tech recruiter, on Quora:</b><p>Ask yourself …

Top 10

5 Tough Questions to Ask Yourself to Become a Better Leader

Are you spending enough time and money on your leadership development? These five questions can help you decide.<p>To be effective in today's rapidly evolving business world, leadership development is a critical investment for us to make. As leaders, we need to stay on top of marketplace changes -- …

Team Building

These 5 Tricks Will Give You A Quick Boost Of Confidence When You Need It Most

To be a person with bulletproof self-esteem is pretty rare, if not downright impossible. But a real crisis of confidence can often come at the exact …

Self-help

8 Most Inspiring Traits of a Good Leader

Techniques that will be inspirational and get a devoted following in challenging times.<p>Leaders are rare. It is easier to be a follower. Here are techniques that will guide you to lead your team to new heights. In a recent Leadership column, "13 Leadership Tips That Lead to Fast Growth," we explored …

Leadership

8 Consistent Behaviors of Highly Authentic Leaders

Authentic leaders that truly walk the walk engage in these 8 behaviors every day. With intention, you too can step into your greatest authenticity.<p>In an era where virtually everyone is calling themselves a leader or entrepreneur, how can we distinguish the truly great ones from everyone else? And …

Leadership

Why Leaders Need To Be Great Storytellers

We’ve all seen them. Emotionally flat presentations. Emotionally devoid corporate mission, vision, and value statements that are simply wall art. They’re not memorable. And even if the team has been asked to memorize them, even recite them, but if you ask what they <i>mean</i>, you’ll get blank stares.<p>Why? …

Public Speaking

6 Things Great Leaders Can't Ignore

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." -- John Quincy Adams<p>I am going to keep today's article short and to the point. I spend a lot of time writing and speaking on various aspects of leadership qualities in any environment that can …

Leadership

7 Signs You're an Effective and Influential Leader

Successful bosses share these traits that command respect and inspire employee productivity.<p>It's not always easy to gauge how you're doing as a boss.<p>Your reports aren't always likely to tell you how you're undermining their performance -- or even what you're doing well that they'd like to see more …

Human Resources

The Uncomfortable Truth About Management

You can’t solve a problem without eliminating its cause. Unfortunately, most organizations either struggle to find the real cause or they skip that step and just try “solutions” at random.<p>Those solutions range from seemingly small changes such as:<p>• New forms<p>• New rules<p>• New meetings<p>• New forms and …

Employee Engagement

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and 500 of his employees use this simple technique to reduce stress

At Salesforce, CEO Marc Benioff runs a company that employs 22,000 people and will do $8.3 billion in revenue this year. Business Insider's Matt Rosoff asked him what he does to deal with the stress of his job, and the answer was surprisingly simple: "mindfulness."<p>"I have a mindfulness practice, …

Mindfulness

10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression, According to a Harvard Psychologist

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Self-improvement

7 Horrible Ways to Lead a Team (and the 1 Mistake Everyone Makes)

If you do this, you are not a leader.<p>Leadership is not, "Hey, you, go do this thing for me."<p>When we think about leadership, we tend to think in terms of hierarchy--those at "the top" are considered "the leaders" and those at the bottom are considered "the followers."<p>The problem with this sort of …

Leadership

Five Bad Habits That Will Make Your Teammates Hate You

It’s funny that almost all of us work on a team, but we never talk about how to be teammates. We never talk about teamwork. We expect people to be good teammates to one another, but the topic of teamwork itself and how to achieve it rarely comes up.<p>We all know why. Sticky human topics are only …

Self-help

37-year-old president of a $1 billion brand reveals her 3 keys to success

On Wednesday, Cole, now the group president of Cinnabon, Auntie Anne's, and Moe's Southwest Grill parent company Focus Brands, revealed her three top business tips on the Today Show.<p>"I believe anyone has the power to start and build a $1 billion brand," says Cole.<p>Cole skyrocketed to success after …

Transparency

15 Simple Things Great Leaders Say to Create Highly Engaged Teams

Great leaders inspire their teams. Here are 15 things you can say to inspire yours.<p>Great leadership is about creating great relationships with your teams and inspiring them to go above and beyond. Here are 15 things that great leaders say to create highly engaged and motivated teams.<p>I'd love your …

Work-life Balance

J.C. Penney to sell refrigerators and other major appliances

The towels department has been moved across the aisle in J.C. Penney in Hanes Mall to make way for major appliances.<p>J.C. Penney is selling kitchen …

The 5 Most Common Leadership Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Whether you're new to the game or are a seasoned pro, it's likely you'll fall victim to one of these common leadership mistakes.<p><i>By Kristopher Jones, CEO and founder of LSEO.com.</i><p>Between selling my first startup to eBay to launching several successful businesses, I've made some typical leadership …

Leadership

3 Leadership Skills Critical For Driving Change

Driving culture change is a leader-led model which requires specific skills for seeing it through.<p>All organizations experience periods of much-needed culture change in order to achieve the results they need to grow, compete and win. Changing or improving the culture of a company or team requires …

Leadership

The One Thing You Need to Remember When Assigning Tasks to Your Team

There are only two ways to create value: through projects and processes. Leaders need to understand the difference and make sure they put “project …

Salesforce

6 Must-Read Books Recommended by Top Leaders

To do what those who have come before you have done, read what they read.<p>Reading is the process wherein someone else's experiences, lessons learned, and ideas transfer themselves into your mind.<p>The benefits of reading--even just six minutes of it--have been statistically proven repeatedly over the …

Self-improvement