Leadership

From writing to advancing in your career, you will find tips from our authors on how to become a better leader in your job.

Why Should I Listen to You?!

By on August 13, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Why Should I Listen to You?!

How do you convince somebody of your credibility? The author presents three tips to help you win influence in the workplace.

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Stop Cleaning Your Car

By on July 18, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Stop Cleaning Your Car

Do you have a task you don’t like doing that you could outsource? The author explains how delegating can give you more time to focus on more important things.

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Continuous Improvement Will Kill Your Team and Your Career!

By on June 28, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Continuous Improvement Will Kill Your Team and Your Career!

The author says that the concept of “continuous improvement” leads to frustration and burnout. She proposes a better approach.

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Traditional Leadership Training Actually Makes Matters Worse

By on April 24, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Traditional Leadership Training Actually Makes Matters Worse

The author says that if you really want to increase employee engagement, your have to stop looking in the traditional places for the solutions.

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When is it Too Late for a Career Change? Maybe Never

By on April 2, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
When is it Too Late for a Career Change? Maybe Never

If you are midway through your federal career, is it too late for you to make a change? The author says not only is it not too late, it could be good for you.

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Is Your Government Job Turning You Into A Charity Case?

By on March 25, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Is Your Government Job Turning You Into A Charity Case?

Is your job leaving you feeling angry or burned out? The author explains how this can make you feel like a charity case and how you can reverse the trend.

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Beatings Will Continue Until Performance Improves

By on February 8, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Beatings Will Continue Until Performance Improves

“Accountability” often means that somebody needs to be fired. The author says a more productive approach in the workplace is to instead celebrate incremental progress.

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The Personal ROI of Happy in Government

By on January 24, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
The Personal ROI of Happy in Government

Happy employees make for more engaged employees. The author explains how this applies to federal employment.

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How Can Engineers Working in the Federal Government Advance Their Careers?

By on November 24, 2017 in Leadership with 0 Comments
How Can Engineers Working in the Federal Government Advance Their Careers?

A master’s degree can help advance an engineer’s career with the federal government, but it is important to be sure the degree is relevant to the specific profession.

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2 Simple Things Feds Can Do To Be Far Healthier At Work

By on November 21, 2017 in Leadership with 0 Comments
2 Simple Things Feds Can Do To Be Far Healthier At Work

Sitting for long periods of time doing office work can be detrimental to your health in the long term. These are two simple tips to help improve your health when working in an office environment.

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