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Stop Managing Performance, Start Facilitating Great Work

While I researched this article, the negative connotation that management brought to mind gnawed at me. Sure, I’ve worked for crummy managers in my career,…

Read By Traci Cumbay on November 4, 2019
Manager Success

How Can I Help My Employees Become More Engaged?

In high-growth businesses, almost everyone is being called upon to do more, give more, be more than we feel capable of being. We are seeking…

Read By Sam Yoder on October 14, 2019
Manager Success

All People-Leaders Must Be Accountable to Build an Engaged Workforce

We’re guessing you already know how important employee engagement is. It’s probably the reason you’re reading this. But does the rest of your organization share…

Read By Heather Mueller on September 27, 2019
Manager Success

A Cautionary Tale of Workplace Distrust and Inaction

Once upon a time, in a land far, far from our hero’s resume or LinkedIn profile, a dysfunctional system became a work-life ogre. After a…

Read By Traci Cumbay on September 27, 2019
Improving Company Culture

Is Your Leadership Style Engagement-Focused?

In earlier days, employee engagement looked to leaders like an annual opportunity to assess and adjust. You hired the right people, you gave them the…

Read By Traci Cumbay on August 13, 2019
Manager Success

Here’s How You Can Be a Great Manager

This article originally appeared in the Indianapolis Business Journal. — I was a bad manager for about six months. In the…

Read By Santiago Jaramillo on August 5, 2019
Manager Success

Why Manager Face Time is Essential to Employee Engagement

My name is Alex and I’m a software engineer. Given the stereotypes about people in my line of work, what I’m about to say next…

Read By Alex White on May 15, 2019
Manager Success

Research Reveals 4 Essential Elements for Effective Management

Recently, we shared a somewhat startling finding about what it takes to be an effective manager: Contrary to popular belief, the vast majority of…

Read By Heather Mueller on April 12, 2019
Manager Success

Why Annual Performance Reviews are Ineffective

Anyone who has worked in a corporate setting has probably also had experiences with the dreaded performance review. We’ve all been through them or had…

Read By Amanda Peterson, Enlightened Digital on March 14, 2019
Manager Success

Engagement Data Reveals Which Leadership Qualities REALLY Matter in Management

It’s one of the greatest mysteries of the modern workforce: What really makes outstanding managers so darn effective, and how can companies repeat their successes?…

Read By Heather Mueller on February 8, 2019
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