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Here are the habits of employees who lead without the title

Your organization likely has great leaders, doing great work, despite not have the formal authority or title. How can you recogize and elevate these leaders?

Leadership tips for hybrid teams
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It is clear that the hybrid model of work, which includes some combination of on-site and remote workers, is likely to remain popular across the workforce landscape.

Develop your presentation media: The slide deck

Don't default to PowerPoint. Understand why a slide deck exists and how it can enhance your public speaking and presentation style.

How to empower students to hear -- not fear -- different perspectives

The skill of communicating across differences is key for teaching students how to avoid the trap of labels -- and the “us” versus “them” mentality. The Moral Courage method can help students turn tense moments into rich conversations.

Get Recognized as a Leader in the Travel Industry

SmartBrief Innovation Awards: Celebrating solutions transforming the travel industry.

Stoke student excitement for school meals with fun, familiar additions to the menu
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Menus that feature foods and flavors that are familiar while still offering enough variety to keep students interested are sure to boost excitement around school meals.

I see what you aren’t saying: hidden messages of classroom setup

What does your classroom say about how you value math? What you say -- or don’t say! -- does matter.

A new framework for HR in a "work from anywhere" economy

Global organizations need HR leaders with global intellect, acumen and agility if they're to make the best decisions for the workforce and company.

Why consumers are still reaching for canned alcoholic drinks

The ready-to-drink hard seltzer and cocktail market appeals to consumers’ desire for convenience and portability.

4 ways to encourage people to do what needs to be done

People will resist when they don't feel they have autonomy. Help them disover their choice with these 4 tips.

How I’m integrating technology in my back-to-school plan

Integrating video, using formative assessments and building student creativity should be on the list of educators this back-to-school season.

How would you characterize the majority of people in your organization?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll question: How would you characterize the majority of people in your organization?

A tale of two stories

Is school a place where students write their own stories -- or a place where stories are imposed and students must accept them? How teachers and students can use the metaphor of life as a story to help them reflect upon the nature of school and their rela

With culture assessments, should you survey everyone or just a small sample?

Employee assessments can give you valuable insight into your culture, so get everyone's take. Sampling feels like a shortcut but can be damaging in the long run.

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