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How Managers Drive Results and Employee Engagement at the Same Time

(Source: hbr.org)

Is it possible to be a high-standards, results-driven leader while at the same time building an engaged, fun-to-work-with team? Data from 60,000 managers suggests that the answer is yes — but that younger, more junior managers may be better at it than older, more senior leaders. 1,311 more words

Money Matters

Destiny

There’s an old saying: “When the blind leads the blind, they both fall into a ditch.” Taking this into account, make sure the person you’re following has vision.

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Motivational

Whining

Stop whining.

Things aren’t going to get better with your whining.

“Life isn’t fair. It’s true, and you still have to deal with it. Whining about it rarely levels the playing field, but learning to rise above it is the ultimate reward.” 71 more words

Serge Cote

Hong Kong democracy leader defiant as three jailed for months


HONG KONG (Reuters) – An appeals court jailed three leaders of Hong Kong’s democracy movement for six to eight months on Thursday, dealing a blow to the Chinese-ruled city’s youth-led push for universal suffrage and prompting accusations of political interference.
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To Lead is to Serve

When people think about leadership, their minds often wander to characters of a book, movie, or game; Starlord leads the Guardians of the Galaxy, Ralph commands the boys in Lord of the Flies, and Jack Morrison leads Overwatch. 659 more words

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Clarks is Bashed for Sexist Shoe Names and Inferior Durability for Girls

Shoe lines at Clarks have been bashed for having names like “Dolly Babe” for the girls, and “Leader” for the boys. Others have criticized not only the naming of the shoes, but also the styles they come in. 153 more words

U.S.

Kyrgyz opposition leader convicted ahead of election


BISHKEK (Reuters) – A court in Kyrgyzstan sentenced opposition politician Omurbek Tekebayev to eight years in prison for corruption and fraud on Wednesday, two months ahead of a presidential election in which he planned to run.
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