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    7 Behaviors That Cost You Your Best Employees

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    If you don’t respect, value, and challenge your best employees; know this. They will look for other opportunities. Smart, talented people can find jobs anywhere. As a matter of fact, your best employees probably have two other companies beating down their door at this very moment. But, if they feel loyal to your company, they …

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    Posted in management, Workplace Success

    Common Leadership Mistakes Managers Make With Entry-Level Employees

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    According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, companies plan to increase their recent graduate hiring by 11% in 2016. To many hiring managers and recruiters, significant benefits come from recruiting fresh blood.

    Paying lower salaries, off-setting pending retirements, diversifying the age range within the office and the allure of molding new talent into …

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    Posted in management, Recruitment, Success Strategies, Workplace Success

    6 Phrases That are Hurting Your Career and Why

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    We all have our pet peeves when it comes to the way people speak at work. Whether it’s being asked to ‘think outside the box’ or make sure you ‘square the circle’, they can be incredibly frustrating and make you feel like you need a dictionary for basic office communication. However, while these jargon filled …

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    Posted in Career Development, management, Personal Branding

    5 Rules to Follow When Dealing with Lazy Employees

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    As CEO’s, we’ve all been there right? One day, your employees are performing at their peak, and then the next, they won’t even lift a finger. You don’t want to bring down the hammer, because that might decrease productivity and encourage rebellion.

    So, seriously, what do you do?

    No one likes to be the bad …

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    Posted in entrepreneurship, management

    14 Ways to Develop Confidence at Work for Better Personal Branding

    shutterstock_214124413 What are some resources for developing confidence at work (for me, or for my employees) for situations where you need to present, lead or even criticize?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently …

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    Posted in entrepreneurship, management

    14 Ways to Handle Negative Press About Your Brand

    shutterstock_268681295 How do you deal with negative press as a business owner?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow …

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    Posted in entrepreneurship, management

    3 Reasons Entrepreneurs Fail as Managers

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    Let’s face it, most entrepreneurs are inept managers.  For the majority of small business owners (especially those who have spent little to no time in a formal corporate environment), management is a paramount challenge that prevents them from achieving company growth.   

    In many instances, consistently poor employee management leads to the eventual demise of the …

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    17 Ways to Find Speaking Engagements to Further Your Brand

    shutterstock_200737037 What’s your best piece of advice for finding great speaking engagements?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow …

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    16 Ways Rookie Founders Can Prove Themselves and Their Brands

    shutterstock_245163190 What is a quick way a young founder can demonstrate his or her thought leadership, despite not having veteran status in their industry?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a …

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    11 Ways to Use Personal Media Features to Strengthen Your Brand

    shutterstock_185743430 How can I use being featured on a media list, such as Forbes 30 Under 30, a part of my brand online?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free …

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