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Help a Team Member Improve Their Follow-Through

When a colleague or direct report fails to follow through on a task or promise, it’s rarely intentional. More often, it’s the result of an underlying issue, such as unclear responsibilities or unrealistic goals. To identify what’s really going on — and fix it — check to make sure you’re not part of the problem.… Lees verder Help a Team Member Improve Their Follow-Through

Eigen opinie, Tips&Tricks

Don’t Let “Perfect” Be the Enemy of “Good”

We should all strive to do our best, but if you always aim for perfection, you may blow deadlines, annoy your colleagues, and miss out on opportunities. Instead of never being satisfied with “good enough,” talk to others about their standards. What does a good job look like to your boss, peer, or client? What… Lees verder Don’t Let “Perfect” Be the Enemy of “Good”

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Grenzen leren aangeven betekent meer dan NEE leren zeggen

Gedrag Herkent u zich in sommige of een aantal van de volgende kenmerken? Wie moeilijk nee zegt: gaat snel in op hulpvragen die gesteld worden en zelfs op vragen die niet eens gesteld wordenwil anderen niet teleurstellen of voor het hoofd stotenis bang voor conflicten en dus conflictmijdendheeft de neiging om het iedereen naar de… Lees verder Grenzen leren aangeven betekent meer dan NEE leren zeggen

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Embrace the Q&A After Your Presentation

You can manage a fear of public speaking by thoroughly rehearsing your presentation. But what about the part of the talk that is less in your control: the question-and-answer period? Don’t worry, there are several things you can do to prepare. Some competenties you can learn: Empathy: Think about the types of things that audience… Lees verder Embrace the Q&A After Your Presentation

Events, In de kijker

Hoe is het met jouw IK-Kracht gesteld?

Dit is een vraag die recht uit het boek van Emilie Depuydt "#BEYELLOW" zou kunnen komen. #BEYELLOW, Jezelf zijn zonder zever Afgelopen dinsdag had ik de eer en vooral het genoegen om de lancering van het boek "#BEYELLOW" live mee te maken. Wat een warme uitnodigende sfeer!!! ... en dat was dan nog een maar… Lees verder Hoe is het met jouw IK-Kracht gesteld?

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Change Your Destructive Behaviors by Examining What’s Driving Them

We all have moments of weakness, but chronic, destructive behaviors can be hard to change, even when you’re aware of their consequences. Our most destructive behaviors — such as angry outbursts, freezing up in high-risk moments, or asserting excessive control under stress — are often rooted in paste experiences, and uncovering their origins can help.… Lees verder Change Your Destructive Behaviors by Examining What’s Driving Them

Artikels, Eigen opinie

Ego can stand in the way of good leadership

When our egos are threatened, we hold on to past decisions for too long, we react defensively to or “explain away” negative feedback from teams or customers, and we get emotional when we need to be rational. Fortunately, mindfulness meditation can serve as an antidote, allowing you to see things more objectively and to form… Lees verder Ego can stand in the way of good leadership

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Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills

To make good decisions, it’s important to think critically. And, yet, too many leaders accept the first solution proposed to them or don’t take the time to evaluate a topic from all sides. To guard against these mistakes, there are several things you can do to hone your critical thinking skills. First, question your assumptions,… Lees verder Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills

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Don’t Just Have a To-Do List — Timebox It

Five problems with the to-do list or Daniel Markovitz’s argument for migrating to-do lists into calendars: First, they overwhelm us with too many choices. Second, we are naturally drawn to simpler tasks which are more easily accomplished. Third, we are rarely drawn to important-but-not-urgent tasks, like setting aside time for learning. Fourth, to-do lists on… Lees verder Don’t Just Have a To-Do List — Timebox It