Emily Snell

31 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 8 Following | 5 Followers | @EmilySnell | Keep up with Emily Snell on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Emily Snell”

The Harvard Business Review Manager's Handbook: The 17 Skills Leaders Need to Stand Out

Publication Date: <b>January 03, 2017</b><p>The one primer you need to develop your managerial and leadership skills. Whether you're a new manager or looking to have more influence in your current management role, the challenges you face come in all shapes and sizes--a direct report's anxious questions, your …

Keeping control when you're not in the office: Five tips for managing a dispersed team

Keeping a team working effectively if you rarely meet can be hard: here are some best practices.<p>Andy Williams, global CIO at Save the Children, is …

Mobile App Development: How to Create a Useful App

These days, it's easy to get caught up in cool, new technology and mobile apps while forgetting about the user. Bethany Poole, group marketing …

Google

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

Famifi

The Secret to Making Your Employees Work Harder

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

These 5 Phrases Will Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

Carpenters work with wood. Composers' medium is sound. Business leaders like you, however, work in words.<p>Think about it--whether it's persuading a prospective client, laying out your vision for your company, or motivating your staff, the primary tool at your disposal is language. Which means the …

Leadership

Your Best Employee Is Your Weakest Link

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The last time I used my go-to, standard illustration about the need for documentation and cross training I was doing a series of custom workshops for a medical management team.<p>“What if, heaven forbid,” I asked them, “one of you got hit by …

Do You Know How to Give (and receive) Feedback?

I recently published a long article about feedback at work and the response has been <i>overwhelming</i>. People everywhere have come to me to talk about this issue, because it's such a complex part of our daily life.<p>It turns out, as we all know, that feedback is a tricky subject. When someone bugs you or …

Management

How To Train Your Employees To Become Managers

Where do you find the perfect manager? Hiring a manager from within your current employees seems wise. Who better knows your business that those …

Employment

7 Ted Talks Every Leader Should Watch

Looking for a crash course in leadership? These brilliant presentations can help.<p>When I started my first company at the age of 25, I did not consider myself a leader. I was just a guy who needed to serve my clients. But soon I was hiring people and had to figure out how to be a good boss and …

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …

29 Dollar-Store Finds That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer

Beat boredom on a budget.

15 Ted Talks Every Entrepreneur Should Watch [Plus 3 Amazing Interviews]

“Ideas worth spreading.” That is the very powerful, and very accurate slogan of TED, the non-profit organization that is taking the world by storm …

How to Communicate the Outcome of Your Assignment to Your Boss

At the basic level, your efforts on the given assignment will directly influence the outcome of that assignment. If the assignment is a material one, your boss will be very interested in more than a good outcome for that assignment.<p>The <b>complexity</b> is generally embedded in the assignment.<p>The <b>simplicity</b> …

Dr. Pepper The Doctor Of Choice For A 104-Year-Old Woman

<b>(credit: Getty Images/Ethan Miller)</b><i>A general view of Dr. Pepper Cherry cans.</i><p><b>Follow CBSDFW.COM:</b> <b>Facebook |</b> <b></b><b>Twitter</b><p><b>FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM)</b> – A Fort Worth …

Becoming Irresistible: A New Model for Employee Engagement

After decades of corporate discourse about the war for talent, it appears that the battle is over, and talent has won. Employees today have increased …

The Right Way to Play Favorites With Your Employees | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>As a manager, playing favorites is a double-edged sword.<p>On one side, playing favorites can be a necessary management strategy. Doling out opportunities evenly across the board …

Employment

You Have to Be Fast to Be Seen as a Great Leader

It’s obvious that business is moving faster and faster and that to keep up, leaders at all levels need to know how to pick up the pace.<p>That’s easy to say. But is it so? Is there a correlation between speed and perceived leadership effectiveness?<p>In a word, “yes.”<p>We recently analyzed 360 feedback …

Everyone Should Learn These 15 Management Skills To Be A Better Person

Anyone in the professional world knows and understand the importance of a manager in business, managers bring organisation and order amongst diverse …

6 Steps for Leading Through Adaptive Change | Inc.com

Leadership and management are two distinct but complementary skill sets that all companies need. Leaders make sure the organization is doing the right things, while managers make sure they do those things right. Leadership is about coping with change while management is about coping with complex …

Management

9 Things Leaders Must Do To Create A Transformation

Many high performing senior managers, leaders and executives find themselves at some point in their careers faced with the challenge of leading a strategically critical, highly visible transformation program. The company needs to move in a new direction, a start-up must professionalize, product and …

Management

Leadership Lacking? 3 Fast Fixes To Boost Brains (And Hearts)

2015 is off to a bang—is your brain and business? Is your team?<p>There are 3 things that will make all the difference for your company this year. Read on, and optimize your 2015.<p><b>1. Assess, Track, Increase Leadership At All Levels</b><p>Our clients find it helpful to set numbered levels for leadership …

Employee Engagement

10 Quick Tips for Better Business Writing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Writing is the wrangling of thoughts to page—it is an arduous process that seeks to bring abstract ideas into the tangible world.<p>Writing is valuable. It doesn’t just transfer insights, it creates them. And since “good words are worth much …

Six Tips on Disciplining Children from an Experienced Teacher

Have you noticed how kids behave differently at school than at home? As an early education teacher, one of the most common questions I get from …

Photographer captures the beautiful chaos of parenting

Parenting is filled with precious moments. Of course, sometimes it's hard to appreciate those moments when you're scraping gum out of your kid's hair.<p>…

Parenting

Couple with two disabled children die in 'suicide pact' hours after family Christmas dinner amid claims of financial worries

• <b>Police called to home of Jan and Julia Tshabalala on Christmas morning</b>• <b><br>Relative and neighbour discovered couple's bodies in West Sussex house</b>• <b><br>Their two</b> …

Disabled Children