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3 Ways to tell your employees you love them (without being weird)

May 23, 2022 | Comments Off on 3 Ways to tell your employees you love them (without being weird)

3 Ways to tell your employees you love them (without being weird) When an employee does a good job, it’s only natural that you want to show your appreciation. But it’s important to be careful about how you express yourself. You can’t go up to an employee and say something like, “Oh wow! You did…

Where to find your next key employee

May 19, 2022 | Comments Off on Where to find your next key employee

Where to find your next key employee If your business were a car, your key employees would be the engine. These are your superstars, the heavy hitters who apply their talents and skillsets in their positions and generate massive results every time. As most managers already know, however, the reason why key employees are so…

Teams play follow the leader

May 18, 2022 | Comments Off on Teams play follow the leader

Teams play follow the leader Teamwork is critical for businesses in just about every industry, so it is likely that you will work as part of a team at some point in your career. Depending on your position within your organization, you may be called upon as a team leader as well. Here’s what you…

How better schools can make us a better place to live and visit

May 17, 2022 | Comments Off on How better schools can make us a better place to live and visit

How better schools can make us a better place to live and visit The logic is sound: if our community is better educated, it’s better for everyone, correct? Although it makes sense, the national tide of funding is actually flowing away from education in favor of other things. Programs are being cut, and students are…

How to make your point with our elected officials

May 16, 2022 | Comments Off on How to make your point with our elected officials

How to make your point with our elected officials If you want to get things done on a political level, sometimes voting isn’t enough. You have to make your case directly to the people at or near the top. But what’s the best way to do that? Most people who want to reach out to…

What will become your legacy?

May 12, 2022 | Comments Off on What will become your legacy?

What will become your legacy? Why did you open the doors to your business? Today’s business owners often say it’s because they want to make a difference, fill a need, solve a problem, or support their community. There’s little doubt that business ownership isn’t just about making money; it’s about making a difference. What role…

How to get caught on video being a poor leader

May 11, 2022 | Comments Off on How to get caught on video being a poor leader

How to get caught on video being a poor leader Being a leader comes with a lot of responsibility, and this is especially true for leaders who are elected rather than hired. Politicians are in a unique position of needing to provide leadership to an incredibly large and diverse population, many of whom may not…

How to face your team after a loss

May 10, 2022 | Comments Off on How to face your team after a loss

How to face your team after a loss You’ve led your team on a challenging journey – and you’ve failed. Whether you use the word “failure” or not, whether you’re leading employees or volunteers, often there’s no hiding the situation when you try something big and don’t succeed. So now what do you do? How…

How to Listen with your Eyes

May 9, 2022 | Comments Off on How to Listen with your Eyes

How to Listen with your Eyes One of the best ways to communicate involves keeping your mouth shut. Yes, we’re talking about the importance of listening. Think about the last time you really felt heard. Chances are, the person you were talking to wasn’t scrolling through their phone at the same, but instead gave you…

How to Best Communicate Your Ideas in Meetings for Maximum Impact

May 5, 2022 | Comments Off on How to Best Communicate Your Ideas in Meetings for Maximum Impact

How to Best Communicate Your Ideas in Meetings for Maximum Impact Communication is a vital cornerstone of any business meeting. As the CEO or team manager, you have to use the best skills to keep your employees motivated towards achieving personal and professional goals. To succeed at this job, you’ll have to possess the right…

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