Why Leading With a Servant’s Heart Should Matter to You

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My perspective on leadership is somewhat different from most. Anyone can yell orders or coerce others into doing what they want through a variety of strategies. But there is one way that will lead you straight into people’s hearts forever, and it’s not for the weak of stomach. It’s leading with a servant’s heart. That means putting yourself out there and taking care of those you are leading. There are so many examples of it in literature, from the story of Jesus washing feet, to Mother Theresa, to the Dalai Lama. Showing up and doing the hard stuff. Digging the

3 Tips to Help You Get Ahead in Your Career

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~by Mila Sanchez~ . It often seems like women in business have a hard time getting ahead. As much as we would like to believe that there is equal treatment of women in the workplace and in entrepreneurship, women often get looked over for opportunities like promotion in favor of men. We have to work just a little bit harder to show that we are more qualified and more driven. There are several things you can do to pad your resume and add to your overall knowledge in ways that are bound to make you stand out and get you

Career Skills You Can Learn from Women Leaders

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~by Katie McGregor~ . It’s shouldn’t be news to you that there are more male leaders than female leaders. This is an issue on its own that can be discussed in length, but the gist of the argument is that by having an equal mix of men and women, their unique gendered abilities will bring more growth than a male-dominated work force. What specific qualities can women leaders teach to others to help bring success? Communication If we go back to the origins of humans, we began as hunters and gatherers. Men upheld hunting roles since they had more physical

Nothing Lost, Nothing Gained – 3 Qualities of an Outstanding Leader

~by Anita Ginsburg~ . The path to being an outstanding leader is paved with hard work and lots of experience. While it can take time to build the necessary experience to fill the shoes of an exceptional leader, there are other qualities that an outstanding leader should strive to develop. With the right qualities, a leader will naturally provide direction to others that leads to genuinely successful outcomes. The following are 3 essential qualities that outstanding leaders possess. Outstanding Leaders Listen to Their People It is much easier to lead people down a path of success when a person listens

How to Become an Influential Leader in Your Industry

Influential Leader

~by Anita Ginsburg~ . Becoming an expert should be the target of every professional. You will be able to back up your findings and opinions with fact that can be used to drive advancement in any given field. When you’re recognized as an expert, you will boost product sales, become a familiar face with clients and customers, and be the person who everyone wants to contact when they want advice on something. . Let’s take a look at some simple tips that will help you develop yourself into a major influence in your industry. Set and Publish Your Goals Leaders

How to Build Trust Using Your Experience

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ Experience matters a lot in business and in life. Think about it this way. You want to hire a lawyer who has a law degree. You look for a degree from a good school as well as other professional certifications.  If you hire an attorney, you want to know that they have a history of doing great work for their clients. You want to know that your attorney is going to uphold your interests and act in your best interest. If you’re in the middle of a tough custody case, you may choose someone who is

Why Telling Your Story is So Powerful

Telling your story

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ How good are you at telling your story? As a proper, professional woman, I have had it drilled into my head that nobody is interested in your story. The kid stories need to stay at home, and whatever you do, don’t talk about what it took to get where you are now.  Then I became an entrepreneur, and the rules all shifted. Suddenly, people want to know why I’m in business, and what my story is, and who my children are, and they want to know WHO I am. They want me to tell them the