Category Archives: Leadership

Creativity: 10 Ways to Exhibit Today’s Most Important Leadership Quality [Infographic]

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This infographic from Cathrine’s Career Corner runs down ten innovative ways to impress your employer with your creative leadership skills.

From identifying potential problems or bottlenecks to taking notes and acceptable risks, it’s in here…   

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5 Straightforward Principles to Guide You as a Young Leader

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As a young in a growing business, you’re probably clamoring to maintain control as things change — I know I was with my own company. Unfortunately, in my quest for control, I was actually doing my team a disservice. One of the core values at my company was to elevate everyone around you. Yet as a young leader, I was stuck in the weeds and getting in the way of the talented people we hired to get the job done.   

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Leadership Styles: How to Work for Different Boss Types [Infographic]

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No matter where you work, understanding what your boss expects and they motivate their staff can help you survive. Figuring out what it takes to make a great working relationship between the two of you creates opportunities to better showcase your skills and hard work. Research has shown that managers can be divided into six basic leadership styles. But how are you supposed to know which boss type you work for?   

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14 Leadership Skills Needed to Compete in Today’s Job Market [Infographic]

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Everything changes. Research leads to progress. In the business world, companies are dicarding old, inneffective leadership paradigms in favor of more human centered practices. This means that the leadership skills you think you possess today, may not be what companies are looking for tomorrow. But don’t panic; it’s never to early to begin developing future leadership skills.    

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8 Ways to Show Gratitude for Your Employees During the Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is behind us and we’re moving full steam into the holiday season. But that doesn’t mean we’re done saying thank you. In fact, this remains the perfect time to show gratitude for those who work with us, every day.   

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7 Ways Employees Demonstrate They’re Ready for a Leadership Role

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To determine what leaders expect to see from a potential leader, and to help you demonstrate that you are ready for a leadership role, we asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) this question: How would you advise an employee or mentee to demonstrate they’re ready for a leadership role?   

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