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Tuesday Tip: Start the Day with Clarity

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Nothing has a bigger pay off than when you spend time getting clear about what needs done. Spending time upfront to clarify the goals, strategies and objectives will increase understanding and quickly result in a focused effort. When things aren’t clear people tend to gravitate towards the things that are and …

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Tuesday Tip: A Farmers Work Ethic

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Farmers have a strong work ethic. Rarely will you see anyone on a farm slacking, procrastinating, complaining or carelessly completing a task.  Work must be valued You need to get your own attitude in the right place about all of the tasks that your employees are responsible for. Even the …

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How Working Out Improves Leadership Presence

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Working out isn’t just good for your body. It improves your well-being and greatly impacts how you carry yourself. Working out is proven to change an “off day” into a productive one. Doing sit-ups, taking a 20 minute brisk walk or 10 minutes of jumping jacks will boost your ego by …

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How Leaders Encourage Harmony

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It is natural for people to form groups at work. They group and bond with others who share similar backgrounds, interests and job functions among other reasons. Usually these groups are formed with good intentions but as time goes on these groups could evolve into cliques and if they do …

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Tuesday Tip: Work With Someone New Today

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The other day in our training class we started by playing Seal’s Fly Like an Eagle. It got me to thinking how can you fly like an eagle if you’re always with the same flock? The other thing that is of important note is that this class is full of …

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How to Have More Meaningful Coaching Sessions

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Do you find that your coaching sessions are more one-way in that you are doing all of the talking? Does it feel like the coaching isn’t working no matter how much time you spend with a particular employee? Next to hiring, coaching is the most important thing you will do …

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