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Essential Leadership skills

Essential Leadership Skills: Say “No” -even to your boss

Essential Leadership Skills: Say “no” – even to your boss  ·   To be a high performer at your work and advance quickly on your career, you have to be able to focus on things that matter. This means that you have to be able to focus on your high priority topics and have to be …

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Essential Leadership Skills: What are good leaders made of?

Essential Leadership Skills: What are good leaders made of?

What are good (business) leaders made of?  · There is a reason why good business leaders are relatively rare, sought after and well-paid. Being a truly competent, confident, credible, and strong leader goes much deeper and wider than learning a few leadership and management skills. It requires a complete package of identity, traits, character, mindset, …

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Career Management - Job Interview Questions

Career Management: Questions to ask in a job Interview

Career Management: Questions to ask in a job interview Asking relevant questions in a job interview can be as important as your answers to the interviewer’s questions. By asking questions you will demonstrate your interest, motivation and also preparation, as you can ask clarifications and additional details to information you have acquired before the interview. …

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Leadership Lessons: False beliefs and misconceptions about leaders and management careers

Leadership Lessons: False beliefs and misconceptions about leaders and management careers  · There are many misconceptions about leaders, leadership, and building management careers. These misconceptions are very limiting and prevent too many people from even thinking about starting a management career or becoming a leader. I have listed and broken down the most common misconceptions …

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Leadership Skills: Pursuing a leadership career - why should you lead?

Pursuing a leadership career – why should you lead?

Pursuing a leadership career – why should you lead?  ·  A bit more philosophical article today, as I am pondering the reasons for pursuing a leadership career despite all the challenges it brings to our lives. Leadership and leading professionally is one career path that in my opinion stands apart from many of the other …

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Leadership Lessons: Your identity – you are not your title

Leadership lessons: Your identity – you are not your title  ·   When you ask people who they are, their answers are often something like project manager, developer, engineer, director, vice president, CEO etc. , even outside the work environment. While your work and title are a part of your identity, you should not let them …

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