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Designing an Effective Employee Onboarding Process

If you’re worried about how to get the right people to build your team or dream company, you’re not alone. PwC’s recent annual Global CEO survey found that 77% of CEOs are concerned that key skills shortages are damaging their companies’ growth. And for years now, the headlines have been proclaiming today’s high-tech world is...

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The Power of the Open-Ended Question for Business Leaders

A 2016 survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers revealed the most important skills employers look for in potential employees. Leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving are in the top five of skills desired. These attributes make sense, employers and leaders want team members who can think outside of the box and lead from wherever...

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7 Steps to Leading Virtual Teams to Success

Leading a team or a company is a glorious journey of contradictions, chaos, and challenge. You have to create an unshakeable vision that inspires people. But you also have to be nimble and flexible to keep up with the fast-paced market. You have to work furiously to meet deadlines and best competitors. But you also...

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Upward vs. Downward Communication [Definition, Problems, Solutions]

Clear and effective communication is essential in any workplace. However, many times, the conversation of business communication can center around company branding and its impact on the consumer. For a company to be efficient in serving consumers, they must first address ways to improve their own team’s internal dialogues. Work environments contain a diversity of...

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Leadership Communication: How You Can Inspire Action and Change Lives

When was the last time somebody changed your life? Perhaps it was a teacher at school who saw your potential. Or a mentor who took you under their wing. Or maybe it was someone slightly more removed but still important. Maybe you read a story about someone you admire, and something clicked, and the next...

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