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Why “Agree to Disagree” Stinks and What to Say Instead for Better Work Relationships

Let's Grow Leaders

“Agree to disagree” is dismissive, shuts down collaboration, and prevents meaningful solutions. Faced with conflict at work, you might think “let’s agree to disagree” is an easy way to move on from the conversation. The words seem peaceful and hint at mutual respect. But in actual use, they aren’t peaceful, or helpful, at all. The phrase implies a deadlock, which can prevent the resolution of underlying issues and hinder productive work relationships.

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Developing a Strategic Executive Coaching Business Plan

Master Coach University

A strategic executive coaching business plan serves as a roadmap, navigating coaches through the intricacies of the coaching industry and positioning them for sustainable success. It acts as a compass, offering a clear direction for business growth, client engagement, and personal development—crucial elements in navigating the competitive landscape of executive coaching.

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Blocked vs. Flow

International Coach Academy

A Coaching Power Tool By Denise Powers, Creativity Coach, CANADA Blocked vs. Flow: The Four Basic Elements of Nature The creative genius who invented the good old kitchen table knew that for it to be of any use, it needed four sturdy legs. Like the four seasons, the four cardinal directions, and the four basic elements of nature, each part is integral to the whole.

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One focus: less is more, in a world of distraction

The Creative Life

The key to getting things done? Try to do less. Then focus, ruthlessly. The post One focus: less is more, in a world of distraction appeared first on The Creative Life.

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Your Guide To Transitioning Into Product Management: Essentials For New PMs

Speaker: Leslie Grandy, Product Executive & Drew Weaver, Senior Program Manager

Are you considering a shift to product management or just starting your journey as a Product Manager? Join Leslie Grandy and Drew Weaver for an insightful webinar designed to help you seamlessly transition into this dynamic role. Whether you're looking to pivot your career or enhance your existing skills, this session will equip you with the knowledge and tools to succeed!

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Effective Strategies for Communicating with Chronic Complainers

Let's Grow Leaders

Episode 259: In this episode, David Dye breaks down strategies for dealing with those chronic complainers at work. You know the types: “Mr. Whiny,” who loves to complain for the sake of it, and the “Caring Complainer,” who genuinely cares but shows it through constant griping and cynicism. For Mr. Whiny, it’s all about addressing the behavior and not getting sucked into unproductive conversations.

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The Impact of Employee Experience on Managerial Strictness: A Comprehensive Analysis

International Coach Academy

A Research Paper By Maximiliano Gutierrez, Coaching Young Latinas with breaking the glass ceiling in Leadership/Critical Roles Coach, UNITED STATES Managerial Strictness: A Comprehensive Analysis This research paper explores the relationship between employees’ professional experience and the level of strictness exhibited by managers in the workplace.

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8 Career Coaching Tools and Ideas For Clients Who Have Absolutely No Idea What They Want!

The Coaching Tools Company

Originally Posted on The Coaching Tools Company as 8 Career Coaching Tools and Ideas For Clients Who Have Absolutely No Idea What They Want! Do you have a client who wants a new career but has absolutely no idea where to start? If so, this article is for you! Because Career Coaching Tools and Exercises are an excellent resource to help our clients figure out where next!

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Overwhelmed at Work? How to Express Your Stress and Get the Help You Need

Let's Grow Leaders

Powerful phrases to talk about being overwhelmed at work (without sounding like a complainer) Have you ever looked at your to-do list and just laughed? You think, “Right, that’s not happening.” But moments later, you realize that none of the tasks on your list are optional. Perhaps that’s the point that your nervous laughter turns to tears. You want to be productive and a team player, but you’re completely overwhelmed at work.

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Building a Better Workplace: 15 Employee-Centric Culture Survey Questions

Vantage Circle

Your culture is your brand! This is because your people are the biggest asset of any organization. – Matt Phelan, Author of Freedom to be Happy Do you ever walk into an office and immediately feel the energy in the air? Some workplaces exude a distinct energy - maybe the lively banter, the creative decor, or simply visibly happy and smiling people.

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HIA Technologies Turns a New Chapter in Professional Development and Training

HIA Technologies announces the launch of Qvio™️ - transforming video engagement with two-way interactivity. With Qvio viewers can ask questions and get instant answers from the content owner's Author-Controlled AI™️.

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The Wellness With Danni Coaching Model

International Coach Academy

A Coaching Model By Danni Craker, Wellness Coach and Founder Coach, UNITED KINGDOM The Wellness With Danni Coaching Model Imagine ourselves as tiny seedlings, reaching our dreams, goals, and aspirations for life. We need to be nurtured to grow. Our Purpose – the roots that connect us deep into the earth Our Values – the trunk that supports us and holds us steady in the wind Our Wellness – the sunlight, water, air, and nutrients that enable us to grow We need all three of these

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5 Benefits of Platform Business Models

Harvard Business School Online

If you want to thrive in the age of digital platforms, here are five notable benefits you can expect from adopting or transitioning to a platform business model.

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Why Aren’t More Employees Inspired by Their Company’s Long-Term Vision? With Deborah Fulghum

Up Your Culture

In this episode, we continue the exploration of our latest company culture and employee engagement report, ENGAGE 2024, by asking the question: “Why aren’t more employees inspired by their company’s long-term vision?” Here, we’ll discuss the vital importance of clearly establishing and communicating your company’s Shared Mission to each employee. The great Deborah Fulghum, employee engagement specialist/culture coach here at Up Your Culture, will join me to discuss and contextualize it all.

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Launch webinar: Online research

Adventures in Career Development

The webinar will take place twice first on Tuesday 18 th June (10am, UK time) and secondly on Thursday 20 th June (5am, UK time). Please book for the slot that makes most sense for your time zone. To celebrate the publication of their new book on online research methods, Professor Tristram Hooley and Dr Rachel Buchanan will be holding two webinar to introduce the book and discuss some of the key issues in it.

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The Ultimate LMS Buyer’s Guide: Everything You Need to Know When Purchasing an LMS

Whether you’re shopping for your very first learning management system (LMS) or looking to upgrade, the process can be overwhelming. With so many vendor options, each with its own multitude of features and pricing structures, even the most seasoned educators, trainers, and business leaders can feel lost in a sea of choices! Finding the LMS that’s best suited for your organization requires a planned, strategic approach.

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Think Small vs. Think Big

International Coach Academy

A Coaching Power Tool By Danni Craker, Wellness Coach and Founder Coach, UNITED KINGDOM What Is the Difference Between Think Small vs. Think Big When challenged, feeling out of our comfort zones, or feeling in some way threatened, we retreat to safety. We make ourselves small. Just like in the animal kingdom, when an animal perceives a threat (and hasn’t gone into fight mode), it will curl up small, often protecting its belly and chest, its most vulnerable areas.

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How Climate Change Affects Business Strategy

Harvard Business School Online

As a business leader, it’s crucial to craft a climate-informed organizational strategy to adapt to the changing world and help mitigate climate change’s harmful effects. Here's a breakdown of climate change basics, how businesses contribute to climate change, and how to use it to inform your strategy.

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Why Transparency, Authenticity, and Integrity Matter at Every Level

Up Your Culture

Being a great leader isn't just about having a fancy title – it's about earning the trust and respect of your team through open and authentic communication. Organizations live or die by their ability to cultivate engaged, motivated employees. And at the heart of that engagement lies one critical factor: trust in leadership. When employees feel informed, heard, and respected, they're infinitely more likely to go the extra mile and bring their best ideas to the table.

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3 More Ways to Use the Coaching Wheel: Find Calm, Be a Better Parent & Get a Promotion!

The Coaching Tools Company

Originally Posted on The Coaching Tools Company as 3 More Ways to Use the Coaching Wheel: Find Calm, Be a Better Parent & Get a Promotion! In this latest article all about the Coaching Wheel, we explore 3 specific examples of how to use the Wheel of Life in new ways. First is the Calming Wheel, then the Parenting Wheel and finally the "Get a Promotion" Wheel.

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SME Relationships: Proven Solutions for Seamless Collaboration and Success

Speaker: Tim Buteyn, President of ThinkingKap Learning Solutions

💢 Do you find yourself stuck in never-ending review cycles? Are you wondering if your Subject Matter Expert actually got that last review request? Are you having trouble trying to decipher impractical or conflicting feedback? 💢 If any of these scenarios sounds familiar, you may benefit from a crash course on managing SME relationships!

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The GRRR Coaching Model

International Coach Academy

A Coaching Model By Lina Wong, Life Coach, HONG KONG Introduction to the GRRR coaching model When I create the coaching model, one crucial way to help individuals is by helping them see themselves more clearly and on a deeper level. Provides space and structure for the reflection that is necessary for learning and growth. It helps to understand and reframe what their values are and react towards where their actions diverge from values or stated goals.

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5 Reasons You Need Online Coaching And How To Find Your Coach

BetterUp

Jump to section What is online coaching? Who can benefit from online coaching?

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Create a Workplace Culture Where People Thrive with Robin Daniels

Crestcom

On this week’s episode of the Leadership Habit Podcast, Jenn DeWall chats with Robin Daniels about how to create a workplace culture where employees thrive. Creating an environment where employees thrive is more challenging than ever. Whether your organization is trying to get employees back in the office, or trying to build a sense of community in a virtual or hybrid workplace, you don’t want to miss this episode!

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One month to go until NICEC conference

Adventures in Career Development

There is just one month to go until NICEC conference. If you haven’t booked your place yet, there is still time! The conference will focus on career and sustainability. We are defining sustainability broadly, as ‘the integration of social equity, economic vitality and environmental health and well-being in order to create thriving healthy, diverse and resilient communities now and in the future’ We will be looking at this topic through three important lenses: skills, wellbeing, and t

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How To Manage Multiple Product Teams For Successful Development & Delivery

Speaker: Leslie Grandy, Product Executive & Drew Weaver, Senior Program Manager

Effective management of multiple product teams necessitates a skillful coordination and guidance with the objective of aligning efforts towards shared goals. This entails constant communication, efficient task management, and ensuring that each team aligns with the broader organizational objectives. We can think about this like conducting an orchestra, where diverse efforts are harmonized toward a unified outcome. 🎯 Proficiency in these skills empowers product managers to navigate comple

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Neuromarketing — Predicting Consumer Behavior to Drive Purchasing Decisions 

Harvard Professional Development

What drives a person to not only buy something, but to choose one product or service over the other? The usual answers that come to a marketer’s mind when asked that question include need, price, availability, and brand familiarity. But what if it goes deeper than that? What if consumer decision-making is driven by biology — specifically neural activity in the brain?

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Building a Better Workplace: 15 Employee-Centric Culture Survey Questions

Vantage Circle

Your culture is your brand! This is because your people are the biggest asset of any organization. – Matt Phelan, Author of Freedom to be Happy Do you ever walk into an office and immediately feel the energy in the air? Some workplaces exude a distinct energy - maybe the lively banter, the creative decor, or simply visibly happy and smiling people.

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Good is the Goal

FourSight

At FourSight, we believe the fastest way to high performance is to give diverse thinkers a common language to solve problems together. Drawing on twenty years of data from our FourSight Thinking Profile assessment —we reveal our unconscious problem-solving patterns that cause conflict and stall progress.

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12 Critical Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Business Plan Writer

Upmetrics

Hiring the perfect business plan writer can be hard. Discover 12 simple questions to ask business plan writers to ease your hiring process and find the ideal candidate who can adapt to your unique business needs. Also, discover how business plan software can eliminate the need for a writer.

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eWOW 2023 Virtual Summit #OwnYourGrowth

At eWOW, we are all about holistic growth – personal and professional. Growth that goes beyond a job title and paycheck. This year, eWOW 2023 virtual summit focuses on owning your growth – an action plan that will help you chart your path to success that is unique to you.