Business Leaders: Making the Most of Your Next Presentation

Today we will be discussing the ins and outs of the professional, well-executed presentation. And perhaps most importantly: an engaging presentation. The facts have been in for a while, and the results are more than a bit grim. Shufflrr, a presentation software company, conducted […]

Assessing Your Company’s Training Needs: 8 Tips for a Successful Evaluation

Training needs assessments are necessary to ensure the competency and efficiency of your company.  Likewise, there are proper ways to implement a training needs assessment which will guarantee that your chosen tools are actually going to benefit you in specific and meaningful ways. If not appropriately conducted, […]

The Benefits of Incorporating a Mentor Into Your Career Plan

Entrepreneurs the world over have several things in common: they are self-starters, driven by their will to succeed, and highly motivated individuals. That said, the majority of those who have risen to the top of their game, becoming veritable titans of their respective industry, have […]

4 Strategies for Improving the Cost Effectiveness of Your Business

Cost effectiveness is a vital aspect of business maintenance. Of course, it involves being highly critical and acknowledging that the business can, in some ways, improve. While there are several approaches to performing this analysis — and making the changes necessary to create an economically […]

The Impact of Behavioral EQ on Business Leadership

Behavioral EQ – or “emotional intelligence” – is a concept which can drastically impact your ability to lead effectively in your business. Most business leaders tend to agree that having a high EQ has very positively benefited their networking ability, employee communication/motivation, and their overall […]

Essential Lessons for New Business Leaders

Most new business leaders possess a general concept of how they plan to lead in a particular situation. However, as conditions evolve and new circumstances develop, many aspiring leaders discover that their plans don’t necessarily match their reality.

According to leadership team coach and author of […]

Adapting to Organizational Change on an Individual Level: How Employers Can Help

Organizational Development is a necessary tactic for any company that wants to remain relevant and maintain growth in an ever-changing business world. By making the best use of their resources, companies can increase productivity, efficiency, and even their industry value. However, it is only through […]

The Importance and Effects of Positivity in Leadership

A recent study by The Alternative Board, surveying hundreds of entrepreneurs worldwide, uncovered “positivity” as being the single most important leadership quality. While some of the more commonly cited traits, such as transparency, passion, communication, and decisiveness are obviously important, it seems an optimistic […]

The Importance of Diplomacy in the Workplace and How to Achieve It

The art of diplomacy (or tact) can be the deciding factor between hurt feelings and a positive encounter, both in the workplace and beyond. Although we want to maintain honesty at all times, it’s also vital that we find the right manner in which to […]

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