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5 Things I Would Go Back and Tell Myself as a New Manager

I entered my graduate program with the intention of becoming a Human Services Manager. I enrolled in the Management and Community Organization social work program. In addition to the management courses in my graduate program, my employer also required that I enroll in their management training courses. Before my official management role, I was in …

How Leaders Around the World Build Trust Across Cultures

How Leaders Around the World Build Trust Across Cultures By Mansour Javidan and Aks Zaheer Many managerial positions require frequent communication with employees from around the world, but building trust across cultures can be difficult. Still, it is vitally important; when individuals trust one another, they can work together effectively regardless of cultural differences. But …

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren’t Taught in School

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren’t Taught in School By Eric Ravenscraft You’re taught about history, science, and math when you’re growing up. Most of us, however, aren’t taught how to identify or deal with our own emotions, or the emotions of others. These skills can be valuable, but you’ll never get them in …

9 Phrases You’ll Hear Effective Leaders Say to Inspire and Motivate Their Employees

9 Phrases You’ll Hear Effective Leaders Say to Inspire and Motivate Their Employees Does this sound like your boss? By Marcel Schwantes Your ability to effectively communicate with your employees is key to success as a leader. But to motivate and inspire people with words takes a very human approach in the way you speak to them. …