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#LeadersForGood: Elizabeth Baxter of Torchy’s Tacos on the importance of a caring team

June 16, 2020

Right now, we all know that good leadership is absolutely essential. But there is no cookie cutter recipe for what that looks like. Every industry and every company is different, and during the time of COVID-19, …

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#LeadersForGood: Marcy Levitan of Aunt Bertha on prioritizing social care from the inside out

May 27, 2020

In the midst of COVID-19, many companies are stepping up to the plate to create initiatives to support employees and their communities at large. For some companies, this requires an extra effort to brainstorm ways to …

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#LeadersForGood: Dena Upton of Drift on putting employees first

May 20, 2020

Now is the time when good leadership, or lack thereof, will make a difference. Companies today will be remembered tomorrow for how they reacted as an organization to support their employees, and society at large. Luckily, …

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What are soft skills and why should we call them ‘power skills’ instead?

May 18, 2020

Over the years soft skills, or ‘power skills’ as many now refer to them, have become more revered in the professional world. While more traditional professional hard skills like managing a budget, coding, analytics, and writing …

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#LeadersForGood: A conversation with DialogueDirect

May 11, 2020

Right now, there is a lot of negative news floating around. But what we’re seeing in the midst of COVID-19 is that there are many organizations that are working hard to make positive contributions. These organizations, …

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#LeadersForGood: Nzinga Shaw of Starbucks talks diversity & inclusion

April 28, 2020

Good leadership is always important at an organization, but this rings especially true in this moment. Companies and their leaders are now facing the opportunity to step up to the plate and show that they care …

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How COVID-19 is changing the face of leadership

April 21, 2020

Last week, our CEO Suzi Sosa sat down (virtually!) with Joseph Kopser for his video chat series called Catalyst: Leadership & Strategy in a Changing World. In this discussion, Suzi shares how the COVID-19 pandemic is …

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5 tips for effective communication while working remotely

April 17, 2020

As the world shifts and remote work becomes the new norm, the ways in which we’ve become accustomed to communicating shift too. It will be critical for leaders to set their team up for success as …

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Mind Over Matter: Leading Through COVID-19

March 12, 2020

Amid growing precautions taken to keep people safe during the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), organizations are feeling the pain associated with so much uncertainty. The result, as employees struggle to manage this uncertainty personally and professionally, …

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Employee Retention & Turnover: The 2020 Guide

March 9, 2020

Learn to calculate your employee turnover rate, the cost of employee attrition, and tips for retention. …

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5 things L&D leaders are prioritizing for leadership training solutions in 2020

March 4, 2020

The use of learning and leadership training solutions has been greatly on the rise over the last decade or so, especially e-learning. In fact, for the past 16 years, small businesses have increased their use of …

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