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If your Business Isn't Doing These 5 Things, Then Your Leadership Training is a Waste of Money

Too many companies are focused on classroom training only<p>Throughout my career, I must have attended at least a dozen leadership programs whose goal was to help foster leadership skills growth within the organization. Now while many of these were fun, and I did learn a bit about myself, I wouldn't …

Leadership

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Multinationals grapple with U.S. Republican excise tax surprise

© Reuters. Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and unveil legislation to …

My Omnifocus Setup and Workflow

OmniFocus is a powerful tool designed to follow David Allen’s Getting Things Done. I go into the details of GTD here but the simple version is that …

A 15% Corporate Tax Would Have A Lot Of Upside Without Much Risk

I recently argued that a country is far better off with a simple tax system and a low rate, like Hong Kong with its 16.5% corporate tax, than an obscenely complex system with a high rate, such as the U.S. with a 40% corporate tax (including the average of state taxes). Not only does the economy …

This 1 Word Will Make You a More Effective Leader Today

Stop being so responsive. Instead, protect your time and energy for the things that matter most.<p>Leadership is hard work, and good leaders spend countless hours learning the skills we need to (hopefully) become great.<p>That's why when I found out about this incredibly simple technique for improving my …

Leadership

Organizational Leader as a Social Architect

Leadership success is largely governed by, amongst other things, one’s ability to create an ecosystem of engagement, meaning, performance and growth. …

5 Top Books Every Leader Should Read

Leaders are not born, they are made. They make themselvesThe post 5 Top Books Every Leader Should Read appeared first on iamwire.

How to Effectively Measure Strategic Initiatives

Follow this expert advice for laying out a game plan for any project or initiative that will help you evaluate it before, during and after the project is complete.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Riaz Khadem and Linda Khadem’s book</i> …

Management

11 Leadership Guidelines for the Digital Age

March 15, 2017 Ten years ago, when we would ask senior executives or company directors what “digital” meant to them, their response would usually be …

Four Questions To Turn Everyone In Your Company Into A Futurist

Keep asking the right questions, and you’ll be wrong about the future less often than your competitors.<p>Remember what 1997 was like? How well?<p>It was …

Innovation

The three stages of leadership

Your leadership journey is unique to you, but there are three distinct stages almost every leader will go through on their way to the top. The best …

Leadership

I Haven't Consumed Sugar In 6 Years. Here's What I Eat In A Day

I used to be a sugar junkie and relied on it to keep my energy up—but I had it all wrong. It's the sugar spikes and crashes that deprive you of …

Nutrition

What Generations X, Y and Z Want from Work Technology

February 28, 2017 Only three percent of working professionals currently use any kind of virtual reality (VR) applications in their workplaces. But 30 …

If You Want to Create a World-Class Team, Research Says Focus on These 3 Things

Working effectively in a team takes different skills than working alone.<p>Everybody loves a star performer. Whether it's LeBron James, Jack Welch, or Yo-Yo Ma, individual achievement is always held in the highest regard. So it's not surprising that managers seek to stock their organization with …

The Workplace

Companies Are Bad at Identifying High-Potential Employees

A high-potential employee is usually in the top 5% of employees in an organization. These people are thought to be the organization’s most capable, most motivated, and most likely to ascend to positions of responsibility and power. To help these employees prepare for leadership roles in a …

Human Resources

Can Yoga Affect the Way We Age?

For our GOOP CLEAN BEAUTY book, we asked yoga master Eddie Stern—director and co-founder of Brooklyn Yoga Club—to tell us about how we can tap into …

If Your Employees Act Like They Don't Care, You Might Be Doing These 11 Things Wrong

A careless leader can wreak havoc on a company and send the best people packing. To keep your employees in the fight, stop waving these red flags.<p>I came across this quote today: "People come for great vision and leave for poor leadership."<p>It made me think of all the times when I've stepped into a …

Leadership

Totally Addicted to Coffee? Science Says You'll Probably Live Longer (Now They Know Why)

Researchers at Stanford University have good news for people with high levels of caffeine in their systems.<p>I've been a coffee drinker since my sophomore year of high school. Let's just say that was a long time ago. And while it's painful to admit how hard it would be for me to start the day without …

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The Single Most Important Leadership Skill To Thrive In Change

IBM’s global study of over 1,500 CEOs revealed that CEOs are acutely concerned with the pace of change in today’s world and figuring out how to run organizations ill prepared to deal with that change. As a leader, you can’t accurately predict the future, but you can increase the capacity of your …

Leadership

3 critical habits of leaders people want to follow

It's an important skill that helps us engage better with new people, build new relationships, and perform to the best of our potential.<p>The first step in motivating people is to stop treating them just as employees, managers, CEOs, etc. — we're more than the titles on our business cards. Sounds …

Motivation

Organizational culture is like a hippopotamus or a message in a bottle

Torben Rick <br>Torben Rick - Business ImprovementOrganizational culture is like a hippopotamus in the water or like a message in a bottle Organizational …

It all boils down to organizational culture

Torben Rick <br>Torben Rick - Business ImprovementIt all comes back to organizational culture - Organizational culture: What Volkswagen, BP, Deutsche …

The 20-Minute Killer Pilates Sequence for a Crazy-Strong Core

Pilates is known for building a crazy-strong core, and since a strong core is the foundation for almost every bodyweight and strength exercise out …

Workouts

10 Ways The Best Leaders Reach Goals

Things I really ought to do:<p>1. Be more considerate of others<p>2. Listen more<p>3. Get in shape<p>4. Eat more vegetables<p>5. Recycle more waste<p>6. Finish that project I started several years ago<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>Like me, you know what you ought to do, and it’s important to do it. Occasionally you are reminded by …

personaldevelopment

13 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can attributed to "rich habits," …

“Nature is not good to human beings”: The chairman of the world’s biggest food company makes the case for a new kind of diet

The modern food movement has brought us to a fork in the road. On one path are people who say it is enough to eat the fresh fruits and vegetables that spring from the earth, the milk from our cows, and the meat from farmed animals. Simplicity is the path to fulfillment, and sticking close to nature …

Nutrition

Collaborate, Celebrate, Innovate: How to Build an Innovative Culture from Within

In my previous blog, I shared four essential behaviours that leaders must employ to create a lasting, innovation-focused mindset amongst employees at every level of an organisation. In this blog, I explore <i>four additional behaviours</i>, which inspire employees to get behind the organisation’s …

10 Spine-Friendly Yoga Poses for the Office Drone Who Wants Better Posture

All in favor of fixing that computer hunch.<p>Thing you already know but conveniently forget: Your desk job is silently killing you. Sure, there's the increased risk of cancer, obesity, and heart disease, but there's also the heightened likelihood that your computer situation is turning you into the …

Yoga

Don't Live in the Past and You'll Never Get Old

If you look backward, you see what you lost. If you look forward, you see opportunity. I recommend looking forward.<p>Mainstream American culture loves youth. It led me for most of my 45 years to expect life to get worse. Instead it's gotten better. Much better, at least for me.<p>Inc.'s median age is …

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