Managers as Leaders: Three Critical Components of Good Leadership

Managers and leaders are often referred to interchangeably. But in reality, they are quite different. Managers control and direct people according to the values that have been established. Leaders set new direction or vision for their group. They also act as the spearhead for that new direction. Management without leadership Managers without leadership characteristics serve …

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6 Tips on How to Encourage Innovation in Your Team

How can you spark new ideas and encourage innovation in your team? Innovation is so important for organizations to continue growing. But are you openly encouraging it within your own team? Are you creating a space where employees at all levels feel comfortable sharing their ideas? That’s what Matthew Brown discusses in this episode of …

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Interpersonal Communication and Team Building

We start to communicate from a very early age and communication skills are often considered to be something that everyone possesses. But if you fail to communicate effectively, you might end up with outcomes that you never expected. Interpersonal communication refers to the exchange of verbal and non verbal messages sent through expressions, tones, gestures …

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