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Effective Leadership Needed During Times of Change

Businesses and business leaders must be one step ahead of change. Whether you run a small business or a large corporation, you need to be an agent of change. Unfortunately, many organizations suffer from a lack of leadership. Leadership is … Continue reading

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Customer Oriented Selling Adds Value

For the sixth year in a row, the category of sales representative is one of the top two hardest jobs to fill globally, according to Manpower Group’s 2011 Talent Shortage Survey results. Another study shows that only 44 percent of … Continue reading

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Talent Management Strategies and Statistics

Successful organizations realize talent management and employee engagement is critical in sustaining their leadership and growth in the marketplace. Attracting and retaining top talented employees in today’s labor market should be the highest priority. 60% of surveyed talent leaders are … Continue reading

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Five Strategies That Drive Employee Engagement and Employee Retention

Greg Smith’s television interview about five things businesses need to do to improve employee retention and job satisfaction. Filmed at the SHRM National conference in San Diego. http://ow.ly/27Jf7           Greg Smith | Lead Navigator | 770-860-9464 | … Continue reading

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Bad Bosses Force Good People to Quit

Scott Adams has never been a fan of management. Adam’s cynical view of work life is illustrated in his Dilbert cartoons. In the November 6-7 edition of the Wall Street Journal, he said, “The primary purpose of management is to … Continue reading

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How to Motivate Workers: Rock The Office With Fun And Watch The Profits Roll In

“Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun.” —Colleen C. Barrett President Emerita of Southwest Airlines. Can you put in eight to 10 hours at work every day and still have fun? Many experts … Continue reading

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Starting a Mentoring Program | Leadership Mentoring Programs at Work

How do you retain and prepare your best talent to lead? Mentoring programs are one of the most effective tools in achieving business results. The authors of the book, War on Talent reported, “Of those who have had a highly helpful mentoring experience, 95 percent indicated it motivated them to do their very best, 88 percent said it made them less likely to leave their company, and 97 percent said it contributed to their success at the company.”

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