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63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That

63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That

This DATIS Blog Article, “63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That“, was originally posted by SmartTribes Institute and was reposted with permission. Trust is toast, according to the 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer. It’s worldwide, it’s pervasive across business and government, and trust of CEOs is at an all-time low. CEO Credibility plunged by 12 points this year.…
How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy

How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy

This DATIS Blog Article, “How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy”, was originally posted by David Dye's Trailblaze Blog, on December 15th, 2016 and was reposted with permission. What a Mess “David, the people at the top aren’t making rational business decisions and I can’t predict their decisions.” My client, Max, ran both hands through his hair and sighed. The senior director of an…
A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team

A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team

This DATIS Blog Article, “A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team”, was originally posted by Karin Hurt's Let's Grow Leaders on January 24th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. If you’re like most managers, you’re neck deep in performance agreements, stretch goals, and the dance between managing your boss’s expectations and warning your team not to sandbag. How you spend January…
The Paradox of Leadership Control

The Paradox of Leadership Control

This DATIS Blog Article, “The Paradox of Leadership Control”, was originally posted by Wally Bock’s Three Star Leadership on January 26th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Jenna longed for the good old days, when she was an individual contributor. She always thought she wanted to be a manager, but it turned out to be not as good as she expected. When she was an…
Why Leaders Must Prioritize Health and Wellness

Why Leaders Must Prioritize Health and Wellness

This DATIS Blog Article, “Why Leaders Must Prioritize Health and Wellness“, was originally posted by Skip Prichard, Skip Prichard Leadership Insights, on January 25th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Prioritize Your Health Leaders are especially vulnerable to stress. Often leaders put others first and sacrifice their own wellbeing in the process. That’s not a recipe for long-term success and often results in failure. Danielle Harlan, PhD…
Don’t Jump The Career Gun: Progressing In Your Current Role Could Be The Answer

Don’t Jump The Career Gun: Progressing In Your Current Role Could Be The Answer

This DATIS Blog Article, “Don’t Jump The Career Gun: Progressing In Your Current Role Could Be The Answer“, was originally posted by Chantal Bechervaise, Take It Personel-ly, on January 20th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Lots of people feel like they’re undervalued in their current jobs. That could be because they aren’t happy with the progress they’ve made. It can also happen when you work…
7 Ways to Be the Employee You Want to Have

7 Ways to Be the Employee You Want to Have

This DATIS Blog Article, “7 Ways to Be the Employee You Want to Have“, was originally posted by Kevin Eikenberry, Leadership & Learning with Kevin Eikenberry, on January 16th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Anytime I am with leaders (which is most days), I will get asked some version of this question: “How do I get my team members (or a specific team member) to…
Why You Should Have a System of Goals

Why You Should Have a System of Goals

This DATIS Blog Article, “Why You Should Have a System of Goals”, was originally posted by Wally Bock’s Three Star Leadership on January 12th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Over the New Year’s weekend, I was going through some old papers, figuring out which ones to feed to the shredder, when I came upon several sets of my goals from many years ago. In one…
5 Signs Your Top Performers Are Going To Quit And What You Can Do To Retain Them

5 Signs Your Top Performers Are Going To Quit And What You Can Do To Retain Them

This DATIS Blog Article, “5 Signs Your Top Performers Are Going To Quit And What You Can Do To Retain Them“, was originally posted by SmartTribes Institute and was reposted with permission. How many of your top performers have quit, leaving you, their leader, wondering why or what happened? People will quit before they ask for what they want or tell you what is wrong. That’s…
5 Thieves of Happiness

5 Thieves of Happiness

This DATIS Blog Article, “5 Thieves of Happiness“, was originally posted by Skip Prichard, Skip Prichard Leadership Insights, on January 4th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Be Happier This Year What if happiness was your natural state? What if we are seeking something on the outside that is found on the inside? How do you recognize and lock out the five thieves that want to steal your happiness?…