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How generous of a person would you say you are?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll question: How generous of a person would you say you are?

How leaders can put good first

Respect is an imperative in business today, and that requires deliberate care toward the culture you build.

Learn what influential and effective leaders do differently

Leaders can enjoy a lot of success, but that next leap requires leveraging their relationships, expertise and influence. Here's how.

Don't burn out on burnout

Burnout has only become more of a problem for U.S. workers during the COVID-19. There are things people can do, but organizations have a role to play, particularly in the cultures they create and support.

What SmartBrief's top leadership posts of 2020 tell us

SmartBrief on Leadership examines the top blog posts of 2020 and what we can learn from them.

Navigating the road from doer to leader

Being a star contributor is different than being a star leader. Here are five things that need to change on your road trip toward leadership.

How employers can defend themselves against a COVID-19 claim

Workplaces need to be especially careful about COVID-19 when reopening, both to protect employees and customers but also to avoid any workers' compensation claims.

Building resilience when life is not perfect

Resilience isn't limited to just some people. You just have to work at developing this quality so you can make the most of difficult times.

Which of the following statements best reflects your situation related to getting promoted?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll question: Which of the following statements best reflects your situation related to getting promoted?

A picture-perfect approach to choosing leadership resources

How do you get the best knowledge to your employees? Think of it

COVID-inspired lessons in HR leadership, development and employee experience

This year has permanently changed workplace leadership, as well as how HR approaches its role. Learn more from a Zendesk talent executive.

The essential leadership attributes of 2020

Leaders share the key lessons they've learned during 2020, and how enduring the pandemic can help us do better going forward.

Focus on employee needs when leading change virtually

Change management is difficult enough when everyone can meet up. Here are all the considerations and pitfalls leaders need to know for creating effective change in a virtual environment.

Bridge the distance during virtual year-end reviews

Year-end reviews can't be brushed off, no matter how different work is now than a year ago. Here's how to prepare yourself for a strong, virtual year-end review.

As the year comes to an end, what are your expectations for next year?

The most recent SmartBrief on Leadership poll: As the year comes to an end, what are your expectations for next year?

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