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Situational leadership changes depending on the type of leadership (direction and support) each of your employee’s needs. Emotional leadership is based more on the theory of emotional intelligences and relates to the situation at hand.
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When a crisis hits at work, you need to keep your calm and navigate the rough waters with a level head.
As a leader, you have a choice: Take the high road or the low road.
Bringing a team closer together often means finding ways to make everyone get along. But sometimes, a leader encourages certain people not to get along.
As a manager, subordinates are watching you at all times.
When something goes well, it is easy to put a damper on the good news with a “yes-but” mentality, for example, “We hit our target, but we could have done more.”
As a supervisor of others, there are certain things you just shouldn’t say—at least if you want employees to perform at a high level.
When you’re in charge, you can monopolize a meeting. It’s easy to ramble and veer from the agenda as the chair of the proceedings.
On Jan. 20, the Buffalo Bills made history when they hired Kathryn Smith as a special teams quality control coach.
Over 30 years, Richard Lindenmuth has swooped into troubled organizations as an interim CEO. Trained to produce quick turnarounds, he has a successful track record of reviving companies such as ITT and Styrotek.
Smart negotiators know how to turn potential adversaries to allies. That often requires ratcheting down the tension to make others feel comfortable taking a risk.