Welcome to BlogNotions' Leadership Blog

The BlogNotions Leadership Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the Leadership industry. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling advice, knowledge and strategies. As well as the best practices and resources for management and individuals who want to grow as leaders and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

Understanding the Mystery That Is Generation Y

Whether we like it or not, there is always a regular infusion of youth into the workforce. It is essential to understand the psyche of youngsters before making heroes out of them or, at the other extreme, deriding them as being immature.  Read Carolin Rekar Munro’s guest post over at About.com Management and Leadership for […]

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Five Keys to Overcoming Virtual Team Conflicts

When we think about remote or virtual teams, we may think about flexibility, freedom and perhaps even high productivity. And when people are working out and on their own, we typically think that interpersonal issues might not matter as much or happen as often. Unfortunately, this isn’t always true. And, when we do experience conflicts […]

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To All the (Jerky) Managers I’ve Known Before

I had asked the group to share their teachable point of view on leadership in the form of a TEDdy Talk (e.g. “learn to improve your speaking Karin Hurt style”.) Ultimately everyone would have their 5 minutes of TEDdy Talk fame, but tonight we were just practicing “Wow” openings. “Carrie,” who hadn’t said a heck […]

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Coaching…at a Distance

As a leader, you know that giving coaching and feedback is a critically important part of your job. While doing it well takes practice and discipline, it is a learning journey worth taking. And if any (or all) of your team works remotely from you – whether across town, across a time zone or around […]

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Leading through Influence: A Frontline Festival

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seeds of either success or failure in the mind of another. – Napoleon Hill Chantal Bechervaise of Take It Personel-ly shares that one way for leaders to make a positive change and influence is to put their people first–to move from a […]

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4 Moves Smart Leaders Make to Get Better Team Results

Guest post by Victor Prince: Teams at work are like portfolios of people with different skills and performance patterns. Like smart investment managers, smart people managers figure out how to shift their investment of time and energy from some parts of their portfolio so they can invest more in other parts where there is more […]

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Change Your Mind About Making Money

A note from Natalie: My team and I are taking a summer sabbatical so we’re bringing back some of our greatest hits for you to experience for the first time or enjoy again… Summer’s always a great time for catching up on reruns!  This week I want to help you change your mind about making […]

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The Power of A Second Chance

The planners of the 2015 National Speaker’s Association Influence conference had every reason to believe he was up to the challenge. After all “Sam” had just received the coveted CSP (certified meeting professional) certification (proving he was a seasoned speaking master). But as Sam took the stage in front of 1700 of his speaking peers for […]

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This Could Actually be a Valuable Meeting

Last week’s blog post focused on using the IDEA model to make your meetings productive and arenas for getting work done rather than getting in the way of getting things accomplished. Here’s an idea for how to put the model to use in the next two weeks. Have a meeting with your team to review […]

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Remarkable TV: A Magic Secret to Goal Achievement

There is one simple secret to help you ensure that the goals you’re setting are goals that you’re achieving. Check out today’s episode of Remarkable TV to find out what it is! Click here for just the audio of this episode. Learn more about the Remarkable Leadership workshop here. The key to reaching our goals […]

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