The jump from employee to new manager is bigger than most people realize. From the most trusted go-to guide for anyone facing new responsibilities as a first-time manager, the excerpt below features why showing genuine concern for your employees is a strength, not a weakness, and a variety of pitfalls to avoid when supervising others.
Finding a new job is tough. Making a complete career change from one field to another is even tougher, and it will take some serious skill to achieve. But it IS possible to switch careers, and you can set yourself up for success early by avoiding common mistakes many applicants make. To get you started, Dr. […]
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I’ve been asked a lot recently how I have time to do everything. To give a little bit of background, I work a full-time job in digital marketing, I recently moved into and completely redecorated a new condo, I started recording an album as a passion project, I regularly visit the gym, I started leading […]
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An excerpt from Developing the Leader Within You 2.0: “What’s your greatest investment possibility for the future? The stock market? Real estate holdings? More education? All of these things have value. But I would argue that one of the best investments you can make in yourself is to develop your influence. Why? Because if you […]