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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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Increase Interpersonal Intelligence With Assessments

In 1983 Howard Gardner wrote the revolutionary book “Frames of Mind – The Theory of Multiple Intelligences” in which he describes seven different forms of intelligence everyone possesses in varying degrees: linguistic, musical, logical-mathematical, spatial, bodily-kinesthetic, intrapersonal, and interpersonal.  Interpersonal intelligence is what makes or breaks most leaders today. According to

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What’s The Best Way For An Entrepreneurial Minded Leader To Lead?

In Daniel Goleman’s 1995 ground breaking book “Emotional Intelligence,” he identifies five components of emotional intelligence.  The foundational component is self-awareness – the ability to recognize and understand one’s self to be able to adapt or regulate one’s behavior to effectively interact with others.  Most great leaders are known for

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