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Want to Be a Successful Leader? Research Says Practice These 6 Things Daily

Bosses and HR execs are now catching on to the critical link between great leadership and healthy work cultures. And research says it all comes down to six servant-leadership behaviors.<p>Culture is a hot business topic in 2016. More execs and HR leaders are connecting the dots on how an ecosystem of …

Eight Common Mistakes Rookie Pastors Make

I met one of the most stupid rookie pastors I’ve ever known.The year was 1984. I saw him when I looked in the mirror.It is excruciating for me to …

5 Basic Mistakes Churches Make Over and Over Again

It’s one thing to make mistakes in leadership.It’s another to make the same mistakes over and over again.Any idea what your frequent mistakes might …

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The Science Behind Smarter Decision Making: 7 Mental Models To Know

Every one of us make dozens, if not hundreds of small to big decisions on a daily basis.<p>Some don’t impact our lives at all, while some can change the outcome of our entire lives.<p>Whether it’s trying to figure out which job you should take, deciding to quit your job to start a business, move to a new …

Hayagreeva Rao Keynote Talk: Scaling Up Excellence

The Secrets of Great Teamwork

Today’s teams are different from the teams of the past: They’re far more diverse, dispersed, digital, and dynamic (with frequent changes in membership). But while teams face new hurdles, their success still hinges on a core set of fundamentals for group collaboration.<p>The basics of team …

5 Reasons Startups Fail

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The One Smartphone Hack Guaranteed To Make You More Productive

It's deceptively simple but extraordinarily effective.<p>The other day, around 3 p.m., I had one of those "moments" at work. You know--when you feel overwhelmed by how much you have to do, and at the same time frustrated at how little you've accomplished so far.<p>Just then, my phone vibrated--a text …

What Mark Zuckerberg Taught Me About Motivation

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Build Build Three Things to Be an Excellent Leader

For a team that goes above and beyond, you need to build three key elements.<p>Engaging leaders are builders - builders of people and of results. To become an engaging leader, you should constantly be building connections and confidence in your team members. Accomplish this, and you'll see an increase …

Secret #1: They focus on minutes, not hours.

Average performers default to hours and half-hour blocks on their calendar. Highly successful people know there are 1,440 minutes in every day and there is nothing more valuable than time. Money can be lost and made again, but time spent can never be reclaimed. As legendary Olympic gymnast Shannon …

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