Difficult Bosses: How Bad Is Your Workplace?

Difficult Bosses: How Bad is Your Workplace?

In a recent Gallup poll, 60% of government workers are miserable at work because of difficult bosses. Difficult bosses contaminate the workplace. Some do so obliviously, while others smugly manipulate their employees, using them as instruments of their own success. Regardless of their methods, they cause irrevocable damage to their companies and employees by hindering performance and creating unnecessary stress.
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Lean Six Sigma: It Will Never Fly!

Lean Six Sigma: It Will Never Fly!

The idea of implementing Lean Six Sigma practices in an organization can quickly meet with head-on stubborn resistance. No matter how much data and case studies you present or reference, the doubters will come off the bench to play. For all of those dreamers out there who can envision strong Lean Six Sigma practices in their organization, here are a few shots that the doubters are going to send.
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Personal Growth: Are You Getting Better At What You Do?

Personal Growth: Are You Getting Better at What You Do?

Self-development and self-improvement can be catalysts of change that bring further success to the future of your business. The more you grow, the better decisions you make and the more you can grow your business. Successful entrepreneurs know the value of personal growth and make it a part of their lives. Watch this TED Talk by Eduardo Briceño.
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Workplace Happiness: Can We Really Have Fun At Work?

Workplace Happiness: Can We Really Have Fun at Work?

If you’re lucky enough to find something you are good at and truly love doing, you’re less likely to think of it as “just work.” Successful men and women have one thing in common … that they enjoy what they do. People who find workplace happiness derive enough happiness and satisfaction from their roles overall to see them through the tough times.
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