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I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

21,535 Support Emails Later. Here's What We Found. — Tuff

We’ve spent hours with pen to paper dissecting what a Customer Experience team should look like. How is it set up? What does it mean to deliver …

These Simple, Science-Backed Exercises You Can Do at Home Have Huge Health Benefits

No need for gym!<p>Most of us probably know exercising is associated with a smaller risk of premature death, but a new study has found that doesn't have …

How to Set Up Your 401(k) to Make You Tons of Money

The more money your retirement savings earn for you, the less you'll need to contribute to hit your goals.<p>Whether you're just opening your first …

34 Words You Can Use in Your Resume to Highlight Your Leadership Skills | Inc.com

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Leadership

5 Things That Will Keep Your Team Satisfied Without Paying Them More

Money isn't the only motivator.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While money might be the motivating factor for some, it alone doesn't guarantee the happiness of your team members. Creating a strong company culture and strong bond between your entire team helps to …

3 Ways to Use Appreciation to Improve Your Employees' Performance | Inc.com

As a manager or leader, you already know how important feedback is for achieving top results from your team or organization, and that it's a crucial part of your job description. But when (in an admittedly informal survey) I searched for "feedback" in several business publications, about 9 out of …

Framing

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It | Inc.com

In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies to develop programs that help their highest potential leaders take that next step.<p>Regardless of the circumstance, we …

Leadership

In Your 40s? Here's How to Be Rich in Your 60s

Get started now, while the power of compounding can still work in your favor.<p>Your 40s can be an incredible time to invest. Generally speaking, you're …

9 types of people who never succeed at work

<i>LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry originally published this post on LinkedIn.</i><p>Experience and knowledge are rapidly losing their relevance to success in the workplace.<p>Harvard economist David Deming studied workplace tasks from 1980 to the present day and found that those that emphasize social …

Emotional Intelligence

5 Secrets to Leading a Company People Become Obsessed With (Hint: You'll Need a Rebellious Side) | Inc.com

"I want to be the next Apple or Nike." Everyone thinks they can be a Jobs or Knight-like disruptor, but there's often a disconnect between what leaders think they want for their brands and what they have to courage to execute. The result: a lot of noise, a lot of sameness, and a whole lot of …

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Remote Workers Are Outperforming Office Workers--Here's Why | Inc.com

Have you seen any of these gimmicky office designs? Candy dispensers in conference rooms. Hammocks and indoor treehouses. Tech companies tend to be the worst offenders with the startup favorites: beer taps and table tennis.<p>Maybe there is fun for a moment when the candy bar drops -- but does all …

Remote Working

'Soft Rose Gold' Is the Perfect Fall Hair Color Update

Celebrities and Instagrammers alike were obsessed this summer with one of the season's biggest hair color trends: stylish, vivacious pink. The love for pink champagne hair hit us all hard, and celebrities like Gigi Hadid, Keke Palmer and Ashley Benson embraced bright pink hair. But just because the …

Hairstyling

The Role of Thought Leadership Content in the B2B Buyer’s Journey

asmuSe / Pixabay<p>While many firms are already investing in content marketing, the latest research continues to underscore the importance of strong …

Should I Close Unused Credit Cards?

Closing accounts you're not using might seem like a good idea, but in some cases, it pays to keep them open.<p>You're flipping through your wallet when …

The Best Bosses and Managers Do This | Inc.com

A few weeks ago I attended a youth soccer game that my son, Isaac, refereed. For most of his life, Isaac has played travel soccer. He loves the sport and knows the rules of the game inside and out. It's not uncommon for Isaac to get emails from parents commending his refereeing skills. Suffice it …

Self-improvement

These Three Types of Relationships are Your Secret Weapon to Success in Business | Inc.com

Relationship building is essential in any business, but this concept extends beyond customer and vendor relations. While those relationships are vital, it's the direct connections that, in many cases, can make or break your success in the business world.<p>These relationships are your secret weapon. …

Harvard

Your grout is disgusting—use this trick to clean it

A colleague of mine recently visited the home of a celebrity, and, as anyone would do, he peeked into the kitchen. “Would you believe it?” he asked, …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

The 1 Thing Every Great Leader Does, Each and Every Day | Inc.com

Granted, every CEO is ultimately measured by his or her ability to increase compass earnings, profits, and stock values. Everything else -- crafting bold visions, building a vibrant corporate culture, striving to make a difference in the community, etc. -- is, depending on your point of view, …

Leadership

Want to Achieve Superior Business Results? Focus on the Experience of Work | Inc.com

Workplace researchers conservatively claim we spend a third of our life working. Given that we're living longer, I believe it's closer to half our lives or more. And as we spend more time working, we're beginning to understand the effects of bad management better. Gallup's research finds that 70 …

Employee Engagement

4 Surprisingly Effective Methods for Influencing

Shutterstock<b>Influence</b> is a concept that exists at the very core of effective leadership. The use of management controls and standard operating …

Leadership

26 Trader Joe's Beauty Products That Are Actually Amazing

We don't know about you, but when we go to Trader Joe's, we tend to fill a cart (or two) to the brim with a whole lot more than frozen pizzas and …

15 Women Leaders on Risk, Mentorship and Following Your Dreams

Get inspired for the fourth annual Women's Entrepreneurship Week.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p>Universities across the country and all over the world this week are celebrating the fourth annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Week (WEW).<p>The initiative was first …

8 Reasons to Have Monthly Dividend ETFs | Investopedia

Dividend-paying exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have been growing in popularity for a while now, especially among investors looking for high yields and …

Investing

When negotiating, pride goeth before destruction

New study finds good feelings from one negotiation can damage subsequent performance.<p>By Dylan Walsh | October 13, 2017<p>Why It Matters<p>Think you make …

What to Do When Your Employees Feel Overwhelmed | Inc.com

A senior employee, let's name him Alex, is pacing outside the executive conference room doors. He is waiting for his manager to get out of her meeting. Alex has been trying to get time with his boss, but she is continuously in back-to-back meetings all day. If he can walk and talk with her as she …

Employment

It's better to be loved than feared — but only if you know what you're doing

They found that only 27 leaders who were ranked in the bottom 25% of likability also ranked in the top 25% for leadership effectiveness.<p>That means there is only approximately a 1 in 2000 chance that a leader can be unlikable and successful.<p>Why does likability matter so much?<p>Likable leaders earn the …

The 9 Characteristics Of People Who Get Promoted

When I talk to my personal branding clients about their career goals, one regular topic of enthusiastic discussion is getting promoted to a more senior role. Being promoted is one of the most important milestones in an upwardly mobile career path, yet promotions aren’t guaranteed. In fact, they …

Self-improvement

Leadership From The Inside Out: Eight Pathways To Mastery

What does mastery of leadership mean to you? To many people it is mastery of something: mastery of the skill to be a dynamic influencer; mastery of strategic planning and visioning; mastery of consistent achievements and results. Instead of being an ongoing, internal growth process, mastery is …

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