Erin Hall

127 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2,131 Likes | 3 Following | 14 Followers | @ErinHall28lc | CEO, Palmetto Association for Children & Families Reading about food & cooking, children's issues, youth homelessness, leadership & management

10 business classes you can take online for free

In 2018, the average salary for a recent business school graduate will be roughly $150,000, according to The Financial Times.<p>While the payoffs for …

Online Education

5 Behaviors Of Smart Leaders I've Noticed As A Leadership Coach

Some of the best experiences in my life have come from perceived failure. I use the term “perceived failure” because where others see failure as a roadblock to success, I tend to see it as a pathway to get there.<p>Failing is about putting in your time and learning hard lessons along the way–lessons …

Self-awareness

I’m a Mother of 9 and the Head of Personal Finance at a Trillion Dollar Investment Firm. Here Are My 6 Secrets for Work-Life Balance

Step 1: Create your own definition of success.<p>When we’re juggling work and family life, we’re bound to experience moments of pressure or exhaustion. …

The preventable tragedy of D’ashon Morris< | Dallas News

When a giant health care company wanted to save money, a foster baby paid the price<p>By J. David McSwane and Andrew Chavez | Staff Writers<p>Photos and …

8 Simple Tips That Will Improve The Way You Use Email

Ask any of the members of my team, and they’ll tell you my favorite kind of email is just “Hey, can we hop on the phone? Call me when you have a chance.” I’ve always been much better and more comfortable talking in person or over the phone with others, but I live in the year 2018, and email is a …

Productivity

I'm Still Piecing Myself Together After Living Through Years of Childhood Trauma

<i>According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, approximately 18.5% of adults in the United States experience mental illness every year. That's</i> …

Mental Health

The Art of Servant Leadership

​<p><i>SHRM has partnered with</i> Security Management Magazine <i>to bring you relevant articles on key HR topics and strategies.</i><p>Servant leaders are a …

6 career goals you should meet by ages 30, 40 and 50

In most companies, every quarter — or at least twice a year — you’re tasked with setting goals for yourself. As a way to manage your …

8 Books Every Manager Should Read to Become a Better Leader

There's a worthwhile book out there for whatever you need to move forward on your leadership journey.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It is okay to admit that managing other people is challenging. It requires monitoring multiple emotional energies, …

6 Brilliant Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting That Job Offer

Are you really sure that company or boss is the right one for you? Ask these questions to be absolutely sure.<p>A typical interview cycle can sometimes last up to several weeks. A recruiter screens you, followed by an interrogation-style panel interview a week or two later; background checks, …

Employment

You Got Promoted to Be the Boss of Your Former Team. Now What?

Here's how to navigate the transition from peer to boss.<p>5 min read<p>In a perfect world, promotions would come with congratulations and acceptance from new employees ready to follow your every decision and hang on your every word. These employees, once previous peers, would wholeheartedly believe you …

4 Leadership Methods for Empowering Employees and Building Strong Teams

Realizing your responsibility to lead can be scary, but done right, leadership breaks down to communicating, informing and involving your employees, while never micromanaging them.<p>5 min read<p>Deciding to start your own business takes guts, passion and motivation. Being an entrepreneur shows you …

The Struggle Of Finding Help For 'A Dangerous Son'

A new HBO documentary tells a story about families with children who have psychiatric disorders that lead to violent behavior.<p><i>A Dangerous Son,</i> which premieres Monday, focuses on three families who are dealing with the simultaneous challenges of handling children prone to lashing out while looking …

8 Steps To Project Success, Even If You're Not A Project Manager

Do you have a new project but don’t know where to begin? Are you an organizing whiz but prioritizing tasks doesn’t come as easily? Have you been assigned to manage a large project with multiple teams, but you’ve never been a project manager?<p>Whether you’re already a project manager — or you’re …

Project Management

Want to Be a Successful Leader? Stop Reading About What They Do and Start Applying These 5 Success Habits Instead

Dr. John Stahl-Wert, best-selling author of 'The Serving Leader,' reveals what leaders worldwide do to succeed.<p>Are you a sucker for articles or books enticing you with the latest lists of behaviors that successful leaders supposedly share? You've probably picked up a few themes by now, …

Leadership

Leadership Tip of the Week: What Gets Measured is What Gets Done

What gets measured is what gets done.<p>Are you struggling to get your team to focus on a specific area? Try measuring it in a chart, graph or report. …

6 Ways to Re-Engage an Unmotivated Employee

Don't turn a blind eye to a team member who is growing bored.<p>A lack of motivation at work can manifest itself in many different ways. Maybe an employee misses a deadline here or there, or their work isn't up to their usual high standards. Don't ignore these signs. Take proactive steps to understand …

Digital Marketing

How to keep your cool during a job interview (hint: manifest success!)

You’ve researched the company and rehearsed your answers to all of the most common interview questions. You’ve got some questions for the interviewer …

Job Seekers Should Cut These 3 Things Out of Their LinkedIn Profile (Immediately)

Don't set yourself, and your job search, up for failure. Use LinkedIn the right way.<p>Getting a job--especially one you actually enjoy--can be extremely difficult. Which is why job seekers need to go above and beyond to stand out. If you're not utilizing your LinkedIn profile, you are missing out on …

Employment

10 Powerful Habits That Will Help You Become the Best Version of Yourself

Get the toxicity out of your life.<p><i>What are some habits that are good to get into? 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 Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>These are my …

Self-improvement

How Humble Leadership Really Works

When you’re a leader — no matter how long you’ve been in your role or how hard the journey was to get there — you are merely overhead unless you’re bringing out the best in your employees. Unfortunately, many leaders lose sight of this.<p>Power, as my colleague Ena Inesi has studied, can cause leaders …

Military child abuse case raises complex sentencing issues

NEWARK, N.J. — The allegations were shocking: an Army major and his wife accused of abusing their three young foster children through beatings, …

Foster Care

How to Use the Principles of Adaptive Leadership in the Workplace

In a traditional business structure, actions and direction come from the top down. The CEO makes decisions, tells her direct reports, and the …

Leadership

How YOUR response to student behavior can change the trajectory of a child’s life

<i>This week on the Truth for Teachers podcast, I talked to educators about the school-to-prison pipeline and how restorative justice in the classroom</i> …

Pedagogy

Picture a leader

Tina Kiefer, a professor of organisational behaviour at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom, fell upon the exercise accidentally, while …

Get Better At Difficult Conversations By Aligning Your Behavior With What You Want

12 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Imagine this: you get up in the morning, and you have a perfectly lovely breakfast with your favorite people/book/device, and on your way …

Self-help

Our 6 Must Reads for Managers to Give Feedback That Helps People Grow

Some of the most popular advice we've ever given on First Round Review concerns feedback. There's a reason why Kim Scott's piece on how to give …

The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

Leadership

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People

Are you someone who understands what motivates people psychologically? You may be leadership material.<p>A quick Google search of the word <i>leadership</i> gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same …

workimprovement

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership