Inspiring Others: SmartBrief Originals

Mentoring is critical for anyone, says longtime health care executive and nonprofit board adviser Dennis C. Miller. He offers advice both for millennials and executives.

Not all passion is positive, but when applied correctly, passion is how people and organizations make a difference.


You can win people’s hearts and minds and inspire commitment, not just compliance, by promoting originality, compassion, and autonomy when handling employee issues.

Learn how to encourage belonging and why it matters so much for engagement.

How to keep coaching focused on what matters.

Is there a career development perception gap at your organization? Here are five possible reasons that a gap may exist:

Leadership, in other words, is not about you; it’s about them. Getting over yourself is a must.

Want to make a difference in someone’s life? Become a mentor.

People can still do things that machines can't, but it helps if they're properly inspired by their leaders.

Why should employees take ownership? Here's why it's up to you.