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Characteristics Of Strong Core Values

Peter Drucker was hailed by Businessweek as “the man who invented management.” Drucker was a prolific writer publishing over 39 management books and countless articles.  One of Drucker’s famous quotes was “culture eats strategy for breakfast” emphasizing the importance of core values in an organization.  In 1994, Jim Collins and Jerry Porras continued the

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How Well Do You Know Your Direct Reports?

Now, with more employees remote or virtual, it is important to connect on a personal level with direct reports.  It’s a widely accepted fact that people who have healthy personal relationships have greater trust and are more willing to extend themselves than those who have lesser relationships.  It then makes sense that leaders

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Use Time Percentages With Job Accountabilities

Why should a leader bother indicating the percentage of time they’d expect an individual to spend on various accountabilities within a job? That question is often best answered with other questions: What happens if an HR person wants to spend 50% of their time in compliance and 20% in benefits

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