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National Boss’ Day: 4 Truths That Will Make You a Better Boss

Today is National Boss’ Day , and what a day to celebrate!  At Fierce, we know that when looking at what makes a great leader, you’ll find they l...
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How to Train Employees to Thrive in a Multigenerational Workplace 

Millennials now make up more than half of the current workforce. Sadly, despite this data, they bear a wave of criticism in the news, via social media...
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4 Tips for Fearless (and Successful) Confrontation 

Let’s face it, who wants or enjoys confrontation?!? We tend to need a pretty compelling reason to undertake something so rife with potential disaster,...
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Confronting Your Boss Doesn't Have to Be Scary

Confronting someone is scary . It can be even scarier to confront your boss. Often the anxiety you feel is strong enough to make you want to bury your...
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5 Ways to Stop Conflicts from Ruining Work-Life Balance

As we rely more and more on digital means of communication — like email, instant messaging, and facetime — the concept of a "work-life balance" become...
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How to Get the Most Success Out of Your Fancy New Job Title

Last spring, I got a fancy new title: Vice President of Global and Channel Partnerships. This new fancy title also came with the task to support our c...
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5 Reasons Businesses Will Benefit From Sabbaticals

When was the last time you stopped everything you were doing and sat in your own presence with zero — yes ZERO — interruptions? In our busy, fast-pace...
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When Heads Collide: How to Make Conflict Productive at Work

True or false: Engaging in conflict will end a relationship. Believe it or not, the answer is false. Yes, it's a common fear, but the realit...
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Giving Thanks: 4 Ways to Start Sharing More Gratitude At Work

As I sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with my family this year, I'm prepared for the conversation. A conversation that is the same and yet different wi...
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You Voted! Want to Talk About it? 4 Tips for Productive Political Discussions at Work

Today is the big day in the US: Midterm Elections . In light of this monumental event, we're encouraging everyone we know to join a nationwide convers...
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Why Emotions Belong in the Workplace

Emotion . It's a critical business component that's often overlooked or avoided altogether, yet it's actually the driving force be...
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Leaders, You Need Confrontation to Grow Your Business

You know that feeling when you know something needs to change, and yet you don't really want to have the conversation required to change it? You have ...
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Holding purpose accountable: How to Close the gap between purpose and action

A lack of purpose or connection to purpose is arguably one of the most significant problems affecting businesses today. When employees feel connected ...
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Today’s Mokita: Incivility in the Workplace

You may have heard the word "incivility," which the Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines as a "quality of state of being uncivil." A more familiar phras...
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Leading Business Problem #3: Lack of Transparency

At Fierce, we often talk about the impact that withholding truths can have on an organization and the people within it. In our latest eBook , we call ...
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Social Change and Employee Empowerment: Why Leaders Need to Embrace the Times

Our recent Fierce survey revealed that conversations around current social movements, including #blacklivesmatter, #metoo, and #TimesUp, are happening...
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Hiring and Firing: When Work and Social Media Don’t Mix

I'm sure you've heard some of the crazy stories about employees being fired for what they posted on social. Take for instance…. The Taco Bell emp...
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Mergers and Acquisitions: Why Provoke Learning Around This Topic?

With stock prices higher than ever and interest rates still low, the past two years have been ideal environments for companies to invest their growing...
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Transform Your Culture of "Nice" into One of Results

Most of us were raised to "be nice" to others, and understandably so. Who doesn't want to be considered nice? It definitely pays to show kindness, and...
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How to Keep Stress from Sabotaging Workplace Culture and Productivity

On a scale of 1-10, how would you rate the overall level of stress people are feeling in your organization? Are you able to answer this question? If y...
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Leaders, Identify Your Weakest Employee Tie

When we form a relationship, we form a tie between ourselves and another person. Our relationships generally begin with a point of connection through ...
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Navigating Identity Politics: Insight for Leaders

There is a phenomenon taking place where groups and individuals are shrinking rather than expanding their points of view, unwilling to consider someon...
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The Great Divide in Workforce Generations: Who Will Win?

Lately the generational divide has been a topic front and center, in conferences, the press, blogs... we are surprised, and a little concerned with th...
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Leadership Tips: Bridge the Generation Gap

Chances are you work closely with someone who is of a different generation than you. Maybe he or she is your boss or your newest hire. Regardless, if ...
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Improve Your Company Culture with These 3 Ways to Give Thanks

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in the United States, and for many, it is full of tradition. Whether at home or in the workplace, gratitude fills the air wit...
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