Are you an ace manager? Do you emulate the behavior of the best managers?
Deborah Thomas-Nininger is the founder of DTN Productions International, a company that provides professional development training on all areas of international and domestic protocol specializing in reputation management, business etiquette and communication effectiveness. In this episode, we discuss: Autopilot Habits — what are they?; Examples of specific habits you should develop this year to boost efficiency; How many days it takes to develop a habit (Hint: it's not 21); and What time of day the brain is at its lowest functioning level.
We all make mistakes; I know I do! And when mistakes happen, I own up to them and view them as learning experiences.
John Stoker is the founder and president of DialogueWORKS. He is also the author of the book, Overcoming Fake Talk. In this episode, we discuss: Fake Talk: What it is and how it harms teams; specific phrases and techniques to change how you navigate difficult conversations.
In many teaching situations, the instructor has to repeat the message five or six times before the audience internalizes it. Unless they use gray space, managers face the same challenge when they try to get team members to change their behavior.
In her Fast Company article, Gwen Moran discusses the pros and cons of hiring back an ex-employee. Is the top candidate for your open sales position an alumni employee?
When you moved into a leadership position, did you promise yourself that you’d never ask your team members to help you do your job? After all, sales reps complain about their managers all the time.
Paul Rosenberg is a Fortune global Fortune 500 coach, author, and speaker. He is the author of the top-rated book Rogue Leadership: Harnessing Headwinds to Drive Performance. In this episode, we discuss: the definition of Rogue Leadership; How to truly reach your “gut” feelings to guide you; Making decisions: Quickly vs. Right; and Fun or boundary-breaking activities to break you and your teams out of a rut (Bubble wrap anyone?!!)