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8 Ways to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs come in all shapes, sizes, ages and can be from anywhere. They, as far as I know, do not wear a uniform or carry membership cards for an entrepreneurship club. If you passed one on the street or sat next to one in a …

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10 Ways to Take Charge of Your Own Leadership Development

<i>This post was recently published at Smartblog on Leadership.</i><p>When I first started in the field of leadership development (when gas was 89 cents a …

Wharton Professor Describes 'The Worst Thing You Can Do' In Your Career

But he's aiming a bit higher than the standard business school fare; Stew helps students — and the rest of us — better manage the interaction of four domains: work, home, community, and the private self.<p>Here's a typical soundbite:<p>Stew argues that simply trying to achieve "work/life balance" is not …

Top 10 Characteristics Of The Ideal Project Manager Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on July 18, 2014<p><b>Top 10 Characteristics Of The Ideal Project Manager</b><p>Finding a good project manager is a rarity. If you know one or are lucky …

Project Management

How Companies Can Make Better Decisions, Faster | Be1Leader

Marcia Blenko, leader of Bain & Company’s Global Organization Practice, explains how to put effective decision making at the center of your business.

Bain & Company

How Work Life Integration Can Make You Happier | Be1Leader

Capture Your Flag interview, educator and designer Jon Kolko answers “How Are Your Personal Experiences Shaping Your Professional Aspirations?” Kolko …

Design

L.E.A.D. Statement No.2 - A Great Leader

<b>What makes a great leader?</b> There is a recipe of ingredients, which when combined, possesses all of the elements necessary. Although there have been a …

5 Crucial Emotional Intelligence Traits Of Highly Effective Leaders

Do you think ahead, while listening carefully? Are you attuned to the emotional tone of the office?<p>Over the last decade there has been a huge increase in evidence that emotional intelligence is an important factor in leadership. Numerous studies have shown a positive relationship between …

L.E.A.D. Statement No.1 - Leadership

Leadership is a trait that has been exhibited, admired, and thus sought after since the creation of mankind. There has been much study and are many …

Penn Medicine takes three-pronged approach to BYOD management, security

This article can also be found in the Premium Editorial Download: Pulse: Penn Medicine’s approach to managing BYOD and security<p>Balancing the …

SEO

What to Do If You Already Hate Your New Job

Everyone has bad days at the office. But what should you do if you are increasingly convinced you’ve taken the wrong job? Should you quit right away, or try to make the position work for you? And how can you put yourself back on the right career path?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>“Every job is going to have …

7 Management Traits That Will Make All Your Employees Quit

Have you ever had a <i>really</i> bad boss? Well, I have. This individual drove everybody out until the company had to close the regional office because …

5 Brutal Truths About Managing Your Career in Human Resources

<i>by Alan Collins</i><p>There are a variety of eye-opening truths I’ve discovered in navigating my long career in Human Resources.<p>Some I’ve learned from the …

Employment

5 Effective Time Hacks To Stop Procrastination Fast | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Time is more value than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.”<p>~ Jim Rohn<p>The passage of time is an infrequently used, but …

Procrastination

Why Silicon Valley Rules Don’t Work for So Many Older Companies

We all have a lot to learn from the new generation of companies that have come out of the Silicon Valley revolution. Many of these entrepreneurial lessons have been codified in books, the new bibles for innovation — not just for entrepreneurs but also for managers looking to create new and …

25 Skills for Excellent Customer Service [Infographic] - Thryv

I think it was Abraham Lincoln or Khloé Kardashian who once said, “You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the …

Customer Service

Do You Deserve Employee Trust?

Do You Deserve Employee Trust?<p>The Role of Trust<p>Successful leaders provide energy and gain support for the achievement of organizational goals by …

Engaging the Remote Worker

Posted by Drake Editorial Team on May 14, 2014 | Comments Off on Engaging the Remote Worker<p><i>Recruitment, communication, performance management all</i> …

Employee Engagement

Customer Service: 10 Small Things That Improve the Experience | Inc.com

I've been the recipient of extremely poor customer service lately.<p>Maybe it's because I've met with a lawyer and an accountant to work through some tax issues, or because I've had to talk to a healthcare professional a few too many times in recent weeks. During these meetings, I paid attention to a …

Customer Service