Joel Huchthausen

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7 Reasons To Prioritize An Agile Workforce In 2018

You may have heard…the world of work is changing. The way businesses and workers interact is undergoing a radical transformation, thanks in large part to rapid advancements in technology and seismic societal shifts. Many people are calling it the largest labor revolution in decades. Some businesses …

Human Resources

10 Tips on How to Become a Thought Leader

Start with this question: How bad do you want it?<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>People often ask me how I became a contributor for a major platform like Entrepreneur. In fact, every time one of my articles get published, I get Facebook and Linkedin messages …

Thought Leadership

5 Steps to More Smoothly Delegate Decision-Making

Delegating decision-making authority is a tricky business. Make sure you do it right.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're building a successful, growing business, you are most likely adding staff. To continue to grow to a fully evolved midsize business -- …

Management

5 Tips to Help You Be the Sort of Leader Employees Love to Work For

How to appreciate your employees and earn their trust.<p>Guest Writer<p>Consultant, coach, public speaker, investor and freelance writer<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Clients are important, but they aren't the number one priority of successful organizations -- employees …

Employment

A Multimillionaire's 7 Rules for Combining Many Passions into One Successful Career

It can be a struggle to combine multiple passions and messages into one brand.<p>10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>DeVon Franklin -- best known for producing the films <i>Miracles from Heaven</i> and <i>Heaven Is for Real,</i> and co-authoring the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling book</i> …

Business Strategy

Quiz: 'Are You a Natural-Born Leader?' Measure Your Leadership Ability in 4 Questions.

Your leadership strength boils down to these four behaviors.<p>Effective leadership is important -- it’s the vital ingredient to a company or organization’s health, reports McKinsey research.<p>What great leadership boils down to is simply a subset of behaviors. Findings show that among the organizations …

Jeff Bezos

How to Create a Pay Structure That Promotes Team and Company Growth

No matter which compensation structure you use, match it to the needs of your employees, their efforts and successes, to incentivize business growth.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In July, Microsoft announced a reorganization of its sales teams into a …

Employee Engagement

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Successful Leaders Do Any of These 4 Things Daily

If you follow these practices, expect a steady rise to the top.<p>Whenever I deliver keynotes on leadership topics, I make sure to touch on the most important aspect that a leader needs to become truly exceptional: valuing his or her people.<p>If that has triggered your own thinking about whether your …

Employment

Is Your Team Pulling With You Or Against You?

Employee engagement statistics paint a bleak picture, with over half of the workforce categorized as disengaged — defined as ‘less emotionally connected’ and not willing to do any more than necessary to keep their job. More alarming is that nearly 1 in 5 workers are ‘actively disengaged’ — actually …

How Strong Leaders Build Inclusive Cultures: 3 Essential Lessons From an Air Force General

Building a diverse company that is inclusive and performs at a high level won't happen on its own. You have to lead your team there.<p>Lieutenant General Ray Silveria, superintendent of the US Air Force Academy (USAFA) made headlines last week with his pointed remarks about incidents that had taken …

Leadership

Best Practice For Workplace Flexibility, Diversity And Inclusion

Working Families, supported by the Wainwright Trust, has made a wealth of best practice case studies available for the first time. The Wainwright …