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Team Building:  Developing A Team To Rely On

Team Building: Developing A Team To Rely On

Team building is very important when it comes to managing people. People are simply more willing to work together, when the atmosphere encourages it. For many organizations this is quite necessary for the business to run well. When everyone gets along, things just go better. They provide better service to the customer. They work together to deliver satisfaction with smiles. They also help to promote employee retention. Customers are happy, employees are happy, and the world i...

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Food for Thought

Food for Thought

There are fundamental realities in today’s global job market that merit disclosure and your acknowledgment. First, in order to understand what is occurring in today’s global job market, erase your prior assumptions, paradigms, and expectations.

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The Five Practices of Leadership

The Five Practices of Leadership

Every person has the capacity and potential to become a successful leader. For that to happen, you have to work hard and follow its goals and visions. Women often find it hard to compete in men`s world, but those that are most motivated and persistent usually reach success. James Kouses and Barry Posner developed a method from The Leadership Challenge book that can help anyone understand how to be a great leader. Society often sets different limitations and obstacles, but hard work, persistence and a clear vision can transform someone to a leader. 

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How to Improve your Personal Branding

How to Improve your Personal Branding

Personal branding is essential in career advancement. It helps you increase your presence in your social networks such as LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. You also assume a content creator role in your personal branding approach on your social networks. A potential employer or current boss can actually perceive an opinion about you based on content you share.

No wonder many of today's successful women in business invest time in creating branded content to enhance their personal branding. Every content they share augments their personal brand by conveying an authentic online presence. Social media has changed how professionals interact. It has complemented how women improve their careers through professional networking as well.

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Importance of Mentoring and Sponsorship to Develop Women Leaders

Importance of Mentoring and Sponsorship to Develop Women Leaders

Women need to believe they have the full potential to fiercely take on top leadership positions in organizations. They need to shape their career growth in awareness of the opportunities and support system that are present in today's scheme of things. Building on the skills and capabilities that their positions require, today mentorship and sponsorship have become highly crucial for career progression. Mentors and sponsors have different roles to play but both aim to achieve your overall goals as an individual. Both are based on building trusted and valued relationship to help fast track your careers and professional development. Sylvia Ann Hewlett an economist, consultant and expert on gender/workplace issues, through her research shows that sponsorship can give up to a 30% boost in stretch assignments and pay increases.