Do You Have an Inclusive Organizational Culture?

by Dr. Rick Goodman on February 24, 2020

These days, most businesses place a premium on workplace diversity. Simply put, most of us want to have an organizational culture that’s welcoming to all kinds of people, from all walks of life. There’s a moral imperative toward a diverse organizational culture, as well as some business benefits; more on that in a minute!… Read more...

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Strategic Planning in 6 Essential Steps

by Dr. Rick Goodman on February 10, 2020

I’ve written before about the importance of careful, meticulous strategic planning. Basically, this is the process wherein leaders and managers set the short-term and long-term goals for the organization. It also involves setting metrics; clarifying expectations; allocating the resources that will be used in pursuit of those goals; and communicating the plan to the entire team, ensuring you have everyone’s buy-in.… Read more...

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Ten Best Questions for Assessing Your Organizational Culture

by podcast on January 18, 2020

 

The Ten Best Questions for Assessing Your Organizational Culture

In this podcast I am going to share with you my ten best questions for assessing your organizational culture. In order to assess your organizational culture to make changes its important to develop questions that will point you in the right direction and I know these ten questions for assessing your organizational culture will put you on the right path.… Read more...

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7 Ways to Develop Effective Leadership Skills

by Dr. Rick Goodman on January 13, 2020

Effective leadership skills don’t happen by accident. They’re cultivated through hard work, strategic focus, and consistency. And, no matter how advanced you are in your career, there’s always room to hone your leadership skills, becoming a more effective motivator and change agent.… Read more...

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5 Employee Engagement Strategies That Can’t Fail

by Dr. Rick Goodman on January 6, 2020

When it comes to employee engagement strategies, I tend to think there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. In fact, I’d urge skepticism regarding most cookie-cutter approaches to retaining high levels of employee engagement. The fact is that all companies are different, and it’s important to choose your employee engagement strategies based on culture, company size, goals, etc.… Read more...

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10 Underrated Leadership Skills

by Dr. Rick Goodman on December 30, 2019

I’ve written in the past about effective leadership skills… skills like agility, active listening, the ability to motivate, and more. Such leadership skills are indeed invaluable to anyone looking to propel a team or an organization to greatness.

With that said, there are some additional leadership skills you may not have thought of; effective leadership skills that remain unsung and underrated.… Read more...

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