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6 Ways to Be Seen as a Leader in the Next 30 Seconds

Connecting with others, making others better as a result of your presence, and making sure the impact lasts are at the heart of leadership. But the problem is that leaders tend not to have a lot of free time on their hands. So how can you engage in meaningful and memorable leadership with zero hours […]


9 Productive Ways to Make a Slow Workday Fly By

Maybe you just finished a massive project, or maybe demand is faltering. Even in the busiest positions, there are slow days, and for most employees, slow days warrant a priority shift from “getting things done” to “staving off boredom.” Slow days may seem tedious to employees focused on getting through the workday or worrisome for […]


5 Things Supervisors Should Never Say (Out Loud)

In a perfect world, supervisors would be cool under pressure and the perfect source of inspiration—and always say the right thing at exactly the right time. But if you’re in that type of role, you know that in reality, that usually doesn’t happen. Management is chaotic. People—employees, managers, customers, and everyone in between—are unpredictable, situations […]


5 Ways to Totally Dominate Your Monday

If Friday is the day we welcome with excitement and a big sigh of contentment, Sunday night is the time when we mentally brace ourselves for the work week that lies ahead. But there’s nothing to dread about Monday morning—especially if you make a point of doing these five simple things.