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You Can’t Engage Employees by Copying How Other Companies Do It

Employee trust in management and commitment to the company have been in decline for decades. Yet we know that trust and commitment are essential for high individual and corporate performance. Only a minority of companies have managed to buck this decline and have built companies worthy of the human …

Achieve Your Leadership Aspirations

Ask most executives and managers if they are great leaders and you’ll hear, “No, but I have every intention of becoming one!” Aligning time, skills …

Leadership

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Here's What Your Boss Should Do to Motivate You

Piling praise on an employee doing difficult, complex work actually robs them of their internal motivation, finds a new study published in the <i>Journal</i> …

The tragedy behind Amazon’s toxic management fad | Andre Spicer

The ‘rank and yank’ philosophy Amazon uses to manage its own people has failed hundreds of companies, and tarnished hundreds of thousands of lives<p>Imagine working for a company where your annual performance review seems to happen every week. To assess performance, the company collects data on …

Employment

8 Personality Types And How To Manage Them

Getting the most out of everyone on your team can be a challenge. This can help.<p>Every team is made up of different personality types, and some demand more time and attention from the leaders who manage them than others. As every team leader knows, there’s no hard and fast management strategy that …

7 Science-Backed Books About Spirituality That Will Change Your Life

These days, it seems like there’s a new spirituality book that comes out almost every other day. The problem with some of these so-called …

What Is a Loving-Kindness Meditation?

This morning I was doing a "Loving-Kindness Meditation"where you picture in your mind a person you love. Visualizing every detail about them -- how they look and act, the sound of their voice, their unique qualities; using all my senses to capture the deep, rich, loving facts about a specific …

Meditation

7 Secrets of 'Servant Leadership' That Will Lead You to Success

By serving your employees, you can build a happier, more-productive business with a better bottom line.<p>Over the past decade or so, I've heard a new term for leaders come into common usage: <i>servant</i> leader. The idea of servant leadership is that the typical hierarchy where employees are supposed to …

5 Meditation Tips for People Who Can’t Focus

Meditation is more than just a stress buster. New research shows it can help boost creativity; another review found it could reduce symptoms of …

The Power of Mindfulness

<b>“To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” –Buddha</b><p>Remaining calm, cool and …