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How to Know If Someone Is Ready to Be a Manager

When you’re hiring a new manager, the stakes are high. You need someone who can effectively lead people, manage a budget, liaise with upper management — and, usually, do it all from day one. But what if a potential hire doesn’t yet have a track record in doing all of the above? Would you hire or …

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The Pros and Cons Of New Unconventional Leadership Styles

Company culture is changing, and some managers are experimenting with out-of-the-norm methods. Here’s what works and what doesn’t.<p>As companies become flatter with blurred boundaries, there is a greater push toward authentic leadership. As a result, a lot of unconventional leadership styles are …

Leadership

The nine types of employees – and how to motivate them

As a boss, understanding those who work for you and what makes them shine is essential<p>Leaders often know instinctively that if you want staff to be their best, they need the right motivation. And those feelings are correct: Hay group research showed that highly engaged employees are 50% more likely …

A 10-Year Study Reveals What Great Executives Know and Do

Despite the huge impact executives can have on their organizations, failure rates remain high. Prescriptions for what to do continue to fall short. So we wondered: If we closely studied the executives who succeed in top jobs once appointed, could we identify distinguishing features that set them …

Management

When Leaders Tell Stories

Charles wants a boat. Once upon a time Charles wanted to buy a boat. He approached his wife, Emma, with a list of personal expenses he was prepared …

5 Strategy Questions Every Leader Should Make Time For

Have you ever noticed that when you ask someone in your company, “How are you?” they are more likely to answer “Busy!” than “Very well, thank you”? That is because the norm in most companies is that you are supposed to be very busy – or otherwise at least pretend to be – because otherwise you can’t …

Management

Bob Chapman: Why You Should Treat Your Employees As Family

I spoke to Bob Chapman, who is the Chairman and CEO of Barry-Wehmiller and author of the new book, <i>Everybody Matters: The Extraordinary Power of Caring for Your People Like Family</i>. In the interview, Chapman talks about how leaders can connect with workers at all levels, why you should create a …

Bring Purpose to Your Work

The Secret Source of Great Leadership

What's the origin of the best leadership traits? Intelligence? A supportive environment? A degree from the right school? It's as close as your heart.<p>Intelligent thought is great. Analysis helps us answer questions. Education transmits knowledge and lets us learn from those who came before us. But …

Leadership

6 truths on why introverts make great leaders

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By Jeff Boss, Entrepreneur<p>It’s rare that …

11 Tricks Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and Other Famous Execs Use to Run Meetings

Advertisement<p>Musk has incredibly high standards. He has a reputation for firing people if they miss a deadline. So if you’re meeting with him at …

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What New Team Leaders Should Do First

Getting people to work together isn’t easy, and unfortunately many leaders skip over the basics of team building in a rush to start achieving goals. But your actions in the first few weeks and months can have a major impact on whether your team ultimately delivers results. What steps should you …

12 Pivotal Lessons Steve Jobs Taught Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki is well known for his support of innovation and entrepreneurship, having been an early employee of Apple, then going on to start, advise, and assist a number of successful technology companies.<p>He also claims to be one of the only people to work for Steve Jobs twice and survive. He …

Elon Musk: Leadership Skills for the Digital Age

[box]This is a post from Beth Kelly, who is a freelance writer and blogger. Born and raised in Michigan, she moved to Chicago to attend DePaul …

Ban Email to Improve Communication in the Workplace

The invention of email has definitely been one of the turning points in the way we handle communication in the workplace.<p>Who do we owe the credit …

3 Timeless Ted Talks to Inspire Better Teamwork

Whenever Google refuses to give you straightforward answers on the subject of "How to improve teamwork skills" or "How to achieve better teamwork", …

Top 10 Differences Between Managers and Leaders

When you talk to many top leaders and ask them how they manage their staff, you get a simple answer. They don't. Instead, they lead them. They're not …

20 Of The Biggest Names In Tech Explain How They Achieve Success

We've collected thoughts on leadership from some of the most influential CEOs in the tech world to see how they approach business, develop elite teams, and push people to their full potential.

Your Scarcest Resource

Artwork: Mark Dorf, //_path/untitled 21, archival pigment print<p>Most companies have elaborate procedures for managing capital. They require a compelling business case for any new investment. They set hurdle rates. They delegate authority carefully, prescribing spending limits for each level.<p>An …

Done

We recently launched our API, and today we're proud to launch the first app (for Android only this time) built on it. We call it "Done", because a …

25 Amazing Business Books From 2014

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're planning a much-needed vacation or gearing up to visit the family during the upcoming holidays, now is the perfect time to find a book to help you kill the time during your travels. But why not get something more …

Entrepreneurship

Introducing due dates in Weekdone - Weekdone

One of the most asked features in Weekdone has been support due dates. Today we're happy to say: due dates for items have been launched. First, some …

Five business lessons from an astronaut

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>As someone who has completed three spacewalks and logged more …

Why Your Employees Need and Want More Feedback

Here's an interesting management controversy.<p>According to research senior managers are happier and more satisfied with their compensation than other …

The Google Way of Attacking Problems

One Friday afternoon in 2002, long before his company became a household verb, Larry Page walked into the office kitchen and posted some printouts of results from Google’s AdWords engine. On top, in big bold letters, he wrote, “THESE ADS SUCK.”<p>In most companies, this would be seen as cruel — an …

5 Simple Office Policies That Make Danish Workers Way More Happy Than Americans

By Alexander Kjerulf5 minute Read<p>You will often see Denmark listed in surveys as the “happiest country on the planet.” Interestingly Danes are not …

The Workplace

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The Future of Enterprise Communications: Predictions for 2015

This year was another one dominated by enterprise solutions aimed at increasing workforce collaboration and productivity. Emerging and legacy companies are trying to meet the overwhelming demand from every business out there that’s looking for the best way to get their teams working better, …

Formula One: 7 Leadership Lessons For CEOs

Today here in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton won his second Formula 1 world championship title. So what can leaders and CEOs learn from the fast-paced …

Leadership