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3 Things Leaders Do To Make Sure To Sleep Well

Sleep is one of the most important things people need to survive and thrive in life. With this being the case, getting the right amount of high quality sleep is so important to your well-being as a leader.

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5 Ways Leaders Stay Motivated While Working Remotely

You may find yourself having a hard time trying to stay motivated while working from home. Working remotely may be something you’re used to or it could be something that is new due to COVID-19. Either way, sometimes it can be hard to stay motivated.

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How Leaders Prioritize With a Purpose

I like to think of myself as a productive person. I have a list of tasks and prioritize to get those tasks accomplished. However, I have suffered failures by not defining my productivity for a specific purpose.

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Make Deposits To Build Trust

In a professional environment, you are putting people together who otherwise might never socialize with one another and expecting them to work efficiently together. That means acting like a team, before you’ve actually gotten to that point in your mind or relationship.

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Why Successful Leaders Always Schedule Fitness as Part of Their Routine

It really should not come as a surprise that physical fitness plays a vital role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Maintaining a healthy body is also proven to have a direct impact on general happiness and success. But have you ever thought of health and fitness in the leadership situation?

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Don’t Tell Me It’s Impossible

One of the recurring themes in my life is people telling me things aren’t possible. Don’t tell me that it’s impossible, just because you can’t imagine doing something.

Are Leadership and Management Really that Different?

~By K. Sunshine Steward~ “Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.” ~Peter Drucker Many would debate the idea that leadership and management are distinctively different, however they seem to entwine with one another, causing us to mirror our own actions and ask ourselves, “Are we…
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3 Instant Life-Lessons Taught By Selling Girl Scout Cookies

It’s Girl Scout Cookie season! It’s the 102nd anniversary of the Girl Scouts, and as I’ve been helping to sell these delicious baked treats, I’ve also thought about the lessons the girls learn every year while selling their cookies. It’s more than just being able to earn badges… selling Girl Scout cookies actually teaches valuable…
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So You Want To Sell Girl Scout Cookies

Many new leaders and cookie managers are overwhelmed by the Girl Scout Cookie Program.  It seems like a lot of work for not a lot of reward.  It seems crazy, and not worth doing on first glance.  After all, what’s the point of selling a lot of cookies.  There are other, better ways to raise…
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How Do You Deal With Tragedy?

It was a tough week to be a Canadian last week. On Monday, Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent was struck by a hit and run driver in a targeted attack. On Wednesday, Corporal Nathan Cirillo was gunned down in cold blood as he stood guard at the National War Memorial at Parliament Hill in Ottawa. Canadians…
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