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The value of asking the right questions | Turnaround Tuesdays with Mark Faust

 

Does your team execute sales calls, negotiations, and business development meetings with excellence? Or, do you find...


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Tags: small business owners, innovation, workplace culture,

How to Keep Great People | Turnaround Tuesdays with Mark Faust

 

What’s the greatest constraint to growing your business; winning new business or recruiting and keeping great people? More...


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Tags: small business owners, productivity, innovation,

Edie Hand knows a thing or two about small businesses and true grit!

 

What do Elvis Presley, Phyllis Diller’s feather boas and small business have in common? Edie Hand! Edie isn’t just a...


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Tags: small business, small business owners, workplace culture,

50 Ways to Fight Bias: A Free Toolkit from Lean In and McKinsey & Company

 

2020 has held us to account in a variety of ways, demanding a hard look at the way we not only do business but connect and...


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Tags: workplace culture, culture of care, risk assessment,

In a healthy culture, leaders take ownership quickly and set the example.

 

In a healthy culture, the only finger-pointing people do is at themselves.

The leaders take ownership quickly and set the...


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The pandemic has created a mental health crisis in the workplace. Here are 3 things leaders can give their people right now.

 

Jim Moss has built a career around the data on culture, engagement, well-being, and performance, using it to generate...


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Tags: engagement, leadership, insights,

Leaders make mistakes. Here’s why an apology is so powerful.

 

I just found an old agenda for a business meeting, and the first point of order on it said: APOLOGIZE.

Leaders make...


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The most loving thing a leader can do for their team is to be consistent.

 

The most loving thing a leader can do for their team is to be consistent. Consistent is defined as: "Acting or done in the...


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The ROI of Kindness | Lead with Hart

 

Kind·ness    /ˈkīn(d)nəs/   Noun   -   the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate.

In both our personal and...


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Good leaders understand that loyalty also means unleashing people.

 

Loyalty matters. People don’t leave you because they aren’t “loyal”. Many times they leave because they are being loyal to...


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Tags: workplace culture, culture of care, leadership development,

Don't dismiss. Explain. Good leaders build trust.

 

A leader who dismisses employee questions with "You just don't understand." is actively eroding trust. As leaders, there...


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Tags: employee engagement, workplace culture, culture of care,

Next level leadership. When people talking behind your back is great!

 

"We love him." Those were the words from some new clients talking about their CEO behind his back.

He's a...


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Tags: employee engagement, employee happiness index, workplace culture,

Loving Remote: Leading an Inspirational Culture that Employees Love!

 

While most businesses faced the prospect of becoming a remote workplace overnight when pandemic lockdowns hit, unpacking...


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Tags: team building, small business, remote office,

Smart leaders empower people to thrive beyond their organization

 

It's pretty simple. If you decide to value and respect your people above ALL else, you will have a thriving and healthy...


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Tags: employee engagement, employee happiness index, workplace culture,

Igniting passion in your team. Lessons from a CEO that never fires.

 

The best way for a leader to keep their passion is to ignite it in others. I read this great article in Fast Company about...


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Crisis leadership: the power of empathy to transform logic and emotion

 

Leaders have a great deal of weight on their shoulders these days. In a time of great change -- economic, health and our...


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Tags: communications, small business, stress,

3 ways to navigate crisis leadership communications during COVID-19

 

Leading in a crisis is never easy. At InspireHUB, we've been operating as a 100% remote team for seven years, an...


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Tags: communications, team building, rules of engagement,

Small Business Catch-22: People or Technology | InspireHUB

 

It's the impossible catch-22 situation faced by large and small businesses alike who are resource-constrained. Do you...


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Tags: small business, employee satisfaction, workplace culture,

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