Kris Rosen

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Management Vs. Leadership: Five Ways They Are Different

For years we were taught that management has to do with forecasting, budgeting, planning and controlling. Managers were taught to manage, not to lead.<p>New supervisors and grizzled management veterans were taught how to assign work to subordinates, how to evaluate their teammates’ work, how to …

Leadership

Our privacy is losing out to Internet-connected household devices

It's called the Internet of Things and, judging by all the connected gadgets and appliances unveiled at last week's Consumer Electronics Show, it's about to strip you of what little privacy you have left.<p>Taken piecemeal, there's much to recommend about the idea of controlling household devices via …

10 Outrageous Words Millennials Use (and What They Really Mean)

Consult HR if you hear the word "THOT," especially if you're trying to make "gwop" this year. Confused? You're not alone. Here's a breakdown of the slang words Millennials are using.<p>Youth slang isn't as complicated as it seems. In fact, it may even signal a high level of intelligence.<p>"This language …

Are You Emotionally Connected With Your Work? Does It Matter?

Some new research about workplace behavior caught my attention recently. It highlights -- by omission -- the important link between an organization's management culture and the psychological experience of working within it. That's a link that needs to be examined, but often isn't; and this study …

Five Leadership Lessons From The Jedi

In the universe of <i>Star Wars</i>, there’s a lot you can learn about what <i>not</i> to do from the mistakes made by the Emperor and Darth Vader during their ill-fated tenure as leaders of the Galactic Empire. But while it’s always fun to learn from somebody else’s mistakes, it’s also important to have positive …

Leadership

4 Ways to Leverage Performance Management to Empower Your Workforce

This post originally appeared on the TriNet Cloud blog In a competitive market, an empowered workforce can provide a competitive advantage for your …

Teams: building, managing, leading, performing

Years ago, after finishing my bachelor in computer science, while doing my specialization studies in teaching and, later on, while doing my masters …

Best Buy CEO on how to lead a corporate turnaround (without making employees hate you)

Exactly three years ago, as Hubert Joly, the then-new CEO of Best Buy, prepared to meet Wall Street for the first time to unveil his plan to rescue …

Avoid These 10 Mistakes When Building Your Company's Culture

Culture eats strategy for breakfast. It doesn't matter how great your plans to introduce a new product to the market are if your culture weakens execution. Culture is how things get done around a company. Great leaders focus on the culture their leadership helps create as much as they focus on …

Relationships

Gumbo Recipes

From shrimp-and-crab gumbo to chicken-and-sausage gumbo, here are fantastic gumbo recipes.

9 Best Fall Polenta Recipes

Creamy, cheesy polenta is easy to make and fantastic blank canvas for roasted fall vegetables. Here, nine best polenta recipes to make this …

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Butternut Squash-Polenta Gratin

This squash gratin is a simple and fresh recipe that is perfect for fall. <b>Delicious, Quick Side Dishes</b>

These 9 behaviors separate star employees from everyone else

Last year, leadership development consultancy Zenger/Folkman collected upward of 50,000 360-degree evaluations conducted over five years on more than 4,000 individual employees.<p>They looked specifically at the leadership behaviors that distinguished "good" performers (those rated at the 40th to 70th …