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Are You Harvesting Expectations?

The levels of motivation at an individual, team and organization level dramatically impact engagement, collaboration and performance.  It’s no wonder that it’s often a key discussion topic during leadership off-sites. When leaders ask, “how can we motivate our people?”, my first question is, “why did you hire people that aren’t motivated in the first place?”  This causes a …

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Are You an Over Controlling Manager?

Being in control sounds positive and appealing for many managers.  After all, isn’t managing and leading about being in control? Maybe.  But maybe not. Too much of anything, even control, has negative consequences. How about you?  Have you found the right balance between being in control and letting things happen through  your team? Here are the seven signs …