Posts Tagged ‘ leadership development ’

Four Reasons Leaders Should Invest Time Coaching Employees

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November 13, 2017
Four Reasons Leaders Should Invest Time Coaching Employees

Tweet When evaluating all of the characteristics of effective managers, there are two telling traits—personal character development and a commitment to developing employees.  While many leaders’ rise through the ranks is evidence of their acute personal and professional development, many lack the skills to effectively coach others.  In fact, when employees were surveyed about this topic, a...
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10 Ways Effective Teams Stay on Track

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August 30, 2014
10 Ways Effective Teams Stay on Track

Tweet Assembling teams in the workplace is a great way to make strides toward accomplishing a task. But teamwork can be as detrimental as it can be powerful if the team comes apart at the seams and everybody begins working on their own agendas. Here are 10 tips from your friends at Dale Carnegie...
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4 Cost Effective Ways to Re-engage Your Employees

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August 15, 2014
4 Cost Effective Ways to Re-engage Your Employees

Tweet Have you ever thought about what it would be like to do someone else’s job for a day? Some organizations take this question very seriously and use it as a means of employee engagement. This is one of several low-cost tasks that management can do to increase employee engagement and discussion about job satisfaction...
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How to Handle Difficult Decisions in 4 Easy Steps

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July 25, 2014
How to Handle Difficult Decisions in 4 Easy Steps

Tweet In business, as in life, you often need to make decisions even if you have a limited amount of information. But making decisions needn’t be a gut wrenching process if you follow the four tips below from your friends at Dale Carnegie Training of Alabama: 1. Find the Facts — Before you can...
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5 Tips for Remembering Someone’s Name

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July 12, 2014
5 Tips for Remembering Someone’s Name

Tweet Forgetting someone’s name can lead to a huge embarrassment when you are in a professional situation. And if you do this, the other person may wonder if they are really more than just a number or part of your profit margin. To prevent you from having an awkward situation with an employee, customer...
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5 Strategies to Manage Workplace Conflict

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July 11, 2014
5 Strategies to Manage Workplace Conflict

Tweet Issues at work across Alabama can often be brushed aside as normal office politics. They might at times be considered conflict in the workplace. The one thing for certain is that eventually everyone who works in an environment filled with people and teams finds disagreement with others involving personal and work issues. Simple...
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Tips for Keeping Your Employees Engaged and Happy

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May 31, 2014
Tips for Keeping Your Employees Engaged and Happy

Tweet Employee engagement isn’t something that happens on its own. It requires initiation, and a catalyst that serves as a leader—or leaders—at a business. Higher-ups have the most influence with their employee force, and as leaders, your job is to inspire and take the first steps for others to follow. Below are five tips...
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Selling is a Dynamic Process

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April 27, 2014
Selling is a Dynamic Process

Tweet Professional careers are an integral aspect of our economy, both here in Alabama and across the country. As people assess individual job opportunities, it is important to remember that career planning is critical and the focus has to be on growth and success. Spring is an exciting time for everyone looking for that...
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The Leader in You

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April 18, 2014
The Leader in You

Tweet It is a world of change as we head more deeply into 2014 with the continuous focus on the future. As challenges grow with the still slower economy, leadership here in Alabama must watch their respective competition to assess both the successes and the failures. Within the pages of the business classic, The...
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5 Ingredients for Effective Presentations

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April 5, 2014
5 Ingredients for Effective Presentations

Tweet Presentations move businesses and careers in positive directions. They are an important aspect of leadership communication here in Alabama and across the country. The essential skills of informal and formal public speaking are necessary in the boardroom and on the shop floor. Clients, suppliers, general audiences, colleagues and teams offer an array of...
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