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Observations about leadership

Leaders share '17 goals

This time last year I shared some reflections – I usually don’t use the word “resolution” – about the potential to stretch and refine leadership with ...

December 31, 2016 10:01 pm


Take time to find leadership concepts

I continue to be amazed – and thankful – for the leadership lessons that seem so easy to access for anyone willing to invest the time. New leadership books are constan ...

December 24, 2016 10:01 pm


Leadership lessons that can last

I continue to be amazed – and thankful – for the leadership lessons that seem so easy to access for anyone willing to invest the time. New leadership books are constan ...

December 23, 2016 11:15 am


Sunday holidays mean fewer days off

The calendar year might seem a bit of a thief this year. Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on Sundays – already a day off for many. And as is typically the case ...

December 17, 2016 10:01 pm


Survey reveals how companies schedule, reward employees around holidays

Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on Sundays. And as is typically the case when those holidays fall on a weekend, the calendar will limit the number of paid days off compared to last year.

December 15, 2016 12:28 pm


6 'gift' ideas to thank your employees

Don’t count on a fruit basket or ham being the ultimate expression of gratitude. The best holiday gift you can give employees is sometimes less tangible, according to the CE ...

December 10, 2016 10:01 pm


Unique gifts may lead to more employee fulfillment

Employees are looking for more fulfillment, including at work, where they spend 50 percent of more of their non-sleep time.

December 9, 2016 12:27 pm


Is the goal perfection or excellence?

Perfection. It seems like the best outcome to expect. Set the bar high. Set the example. Expect others to follow. Seems simple, but the approach could be flawed, according to a & ...

December 3, 2016 10:01 pm


Perfection sounds good, but proceed with caution

Perfection. It seems like the best outcome to expect. Set the bar high. Set the example. Expect others to follow. Seems simple, but the approach could be flawed, according to a & ...

December 1, 2016 6:53 pm