Leadership and Management

Advantages of Being Assertive

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In an average day, you probably have a number of opportunities to openly express yourself. Stating your preferences in simple, honest terms can help you build the life you seek.

Enjoy these benefits by building your assertiveness skills and putting them into practice:

1. Cultivate contentment with life. The more …

Being Judgmental: Costs and Benefits

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Being quick to judge is a common mistake we all make. Although we do this for a variety of reasons, it can cause challenges for ourselves and others. A lot of this happens because of the ways in which our brain operates. Some of it is simply a non-productive habit.…

Facilitate Meetings More Productively

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You may get called upon to lead meetings as part of your job or volunteer activities. Make them pleasant and productive by learning how to help people stick to the agenda and feel engaged.

These guidelines and coping techniques for tricky situations that may occur during your meetings will help …

14 Tips on How to Make the Right Decision

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Some of us find it easy to make decisions while others tend to procrastinate a lot when it comes to making decisions – particularly if they are important ones that could alter the pathway of our life. When making decisions in life changing situations it can be hard for everyone, …

Four Steps to Confident Coaching

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By David Wood

Have you ever felt unsure of yourself as a coach? Scared that you might not have an answer for someone? Worried you’ll give the wrong advice? Concerned they’ll think you’re a fraud?

The biggest difference I seem to make with the new coaches I mentor is in …