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A Tool Kit for Productive Meetings

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Meetings. Love them or hate them, most of us have them on our schedule. In fact, there is a good chance you have one on your calendar today. In the era of hybrid and remote work, these seem to be happening at an even higher rate in an attempt to

5 Strategies to Address Conflict as a Manager

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There is no escaping the reality of conflict at work. Whether you are a new leader having to confront poor performance issues, or a seasoned leader having to protect your organization’s interests, to be successful, you’re going to have to be skilled at engaging in conflict. Running away is not an option.

Never Underestimate the Power of Knowing Your People

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As a leader, knowing your people has a powerful and long-lasting impact. But the pendulum of effect swings two ways–positive and negative.  A manager who is indifferent to his