Matthew Anoba

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1 AMAZING Secret of Every INSANELY Successful Team

<b>They play UNSELFISH. They play TOGETHER. They play HARD.</b><p><i>In 2012 Google brought together its best statisticians, organizational psychologists and</i> …

Leadership

Ten Signs Your Boss Is A Manager -- But Not A Leader

A simple way to answer the question “What’s the difference between managing and leading?” is this:<p>Managing people means watching them to make sure they do what they’re supposed to do.<p>The concept of traditional supervision is rooted in the fear that working people will misbehave or make mistakes if …

Leadership

How to Help Your Team Find Their Higher Purpose

When Gerry Anderson first became the president of DTE Energy, he did not believe in the power of higher organizational purpose.<p>We’re not talking about having a clear mission that focuses largely on how a business will generate economic value. DTE had one that set out the goal of creating long-term …

Management

How to Grill Steak: A Step-by-Step Guide

These grilling tips will help you get delicious steaks every time.<p>Mastering the grill is all about understanding live fire and the strategies needed …

BBQ

I'm Not Even Vegan and I Love This Vegan Cashew Cream

By Alex Delany<p>I was suspicious of this vegan cashew situation. Turned out I was wrong.<p>I am not vegan. I am a human being that eats so much meat. And cheese. I love cheese on meat <i>and</i> meat on cheese. I also love dairy-based dips, and if you told me I was going to love something called “vegan cashew …

Miso-Tahini Noodles with Asparagus and Tofu

4 servings<p>This one-pot noodle bowl recipe features fresh asparagus, cucumbers, and herbs, with an easy, umami-packed blender sauce to tie it all together. This recipe from Rachel Yang is part of Healthyish Superpowered, a dinner series honoring female activists and chefs across the country, in …

Avengers: Infinity War’s post-credits scene, explained

Spoiler warning: There are Avengers: Infinity War spoilers in here.<p><i>T</i><i>his post contains spoilers for</i> <b>Avengers: Infinity War.</b> <i>Do not read any further if you don’t want to be spoiled. Proceed at your own risk.</i><p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>has one post-credits scene, and it’s huge — a teaser that sets the table …

Servant Leadership Is Not What You Think: Ken Blanchard Explains

What is “servant leadership” and how can it make you a better leader?<p>Often in life and work, we become focused on tasks instead of people. If left unchecked, this “results first, team second” mentality can lead to low morale and even lower performances. However, by leading from the ground up and …

Leadership

5 Fundamental Skills for First-Time Managers

New to leadership? Hone these time-tested skills to accelerate your effectiveness and impact as a leader.<p><i>By Mattson Newell (@MattsonNewell), Director for Partners In Leadership, an expert and author on Breakthrough Communications, Global Human Resources, and Talent Development</i>.<p>If you're like many …

These Are the Workouts Michael B. Jordan and Chadwick Boseman Used to Get Shredded for 'Black Panther'

I saw <i>Black Panther</i> two weeks after it debuted. It was a weeknight at 6 p.m., and the only available seat was in the front row. I looked around like, <i>I</i> …

Black Panther

4 Questions Great Managers Ask Their Employees Every Week

The prerequisite for setting the stage for these questions to be asked (and answered) is transparency. Therein lies the problem for most bosses.<p>Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that …

Create a Growth Culture, Not a Performance-Obsessed One

Here’s the dilemma: In a competitive, complex, and volatile business environment, companies need more from their employees than ever. But the same forces rocking businesses are also overwhelming employees, driving up their fear, and compromising their capacity.<p>It’s no wonder that so many C-Suite …

Leadership

How To: Become a Servant Leader

<b>Bossing around employees is so passé.</b> Developing people, treating them with respect, encouraging their talents and input—these are trends that …

Leadership

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People | Inc.com

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 search on Amazon landed me with more than 100,000 possibilities.<p>With endless resources, the question of …

Google Search

6 Ways Truly Effective Leaders Deliver Feedback

Stay focused. Listen carefully. Be compassionate.<p>I'll never forget one of the first courses I took at Wharton, where I was studying for my MBA many years ago. It was a course on leadership taught by Professor Stewart Friedman, founding director of the Wharton Leadership Program, and author of …

Change Leadership Skills to Create an Agile Organization

I had a mini “aha” moment recently about the skills needed to create an agile organization. This moment occurred as I was auditing an AMA course,</i> …

Project Management

The Single Worst Way to Respond to Customer Complaints (and How to Avoid It) | Inc.com

Exceptional customer service is critical to keeping your business humming. Getting there can involve all kinds of strategies, but the real key is to grasp that most difficult customer- service experiences involve reactance theory. Wrap your head around this one principle and you might see your …

Self-help

How to Immediately Win Your Employees' Trust (Even When They Are More Experienced Than You) | Inc.com

As a young almost-college graduate, I didn't think of myself as a leader. I was a performer. I did the work, but I wasn't a leader. Then after just five months, I was told to lead a sales team. All of the sales reps were much more experienced (eight to 12 years older) and knew the business much …

Leadership

If Your Employees Aren't Learning, You're Not Leading

There’s a strong positive relationship between how much people learn on the job and how much they love their job. Employees who score high on survey questions like “I will have to learn new skills to achieve my assigned goals for this year” have higher scores on questions such as:<p>“I consider myself …

Leadership

Don't Fear Failure. It's How You Get to the Right Answer.

Peanut co-founder and CEO Michelle Kennedy explains why trial and error will lead you to success.<p><i>In this series,</i> <i></i><i>Open Every Door</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>staff writer Nina Zipkin shares her conversations with leaders about understanding what you have to offer, navigating the obstacles that will block your path,</i> …

Leadership, Vulnerability, and Being Human

Broesis / PixabayFor some reason, articles on “Leaders must show vulnerability,” have been flooding my in-box recently. I get it, leaders must show …

4 Ways to Get Honest, Critical Feedback from Your Employees

I recently observed a town hall meeting where a new leader had just been promoted to run his division. In his introductory remarks, many – including me – were struck by his declaration, “One of the things you’ll find is that I’m very self-aware and open to feedback.” Even from the side of the room, …

How Can You Tell If Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Famous Study Narrows It Down to 1 Rare Trait | Inc.com

In Jim Collins' landmark book <i>Good to Great (</i>published in 2001)<i>,</i> his research team spent five years examining 1,435 "good" companies and discovered 11 unique companies from that bunch that transformed themselves into "great" companies, outperforming, at the time, the S&P 500.<p>Their secret formula? …

Self-improvement

Perfect Pancake Recipes

These warm, fluffy pancake recipes will give you a reason to rise and shine in the morning.<p>Hot off the griddle, thick, fluffy, crispy on the outside, …

Lemon Pecan Slab Pie

Baking

Apple iPhone X review: This changes everything

The iPhone, reborn<p>The iPhone X changes everything.<br>But the future is in good hands.<p>The iPhone, reborn<p>The iPhone X changes everything.<br>But the future is …

Mobile Technology

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

Coffee

How Strong Is Your Leadership Toolkit?

41330 / PixabayThere is no simple formula for great leadership. With this in mind, it’s critical for companies to identify the skills and abilities …

How to Clean a Coffee Maker With Only 2 Supplies

Though coffee makers won't always require a deep cleaning, they should receive a basic surface cleaning after every use. First, fill the carafe with …

Cleaning