Leadership

Lessons in Motivating People Under Pressure From Curt Harnett

How Canada’s chef de mission for the Rio Olympics led his team to peak performance

6 Ways to Make Your Meetings Less Terrible

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Growth coach Cameron Herold calls meetings "one of the most loathed elements of business." Here's what he says you can to make them more effective

Why Professional Development Isn’t Working For All Your Employees

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Career and leadership training events tend to maximize social interaction. But many employees would benefit from a different approach

3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Small Business Fresh

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You don’t need a lot of technology or money to keep your company at the cutting edge of change. What you do need is creative energy

The Right Way to Communicate Unpopular Decisions to Your Staff

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Sometimes you have to do things your people aren’t going to like. How to break the bad news

Why You Really Shouldn’t Check Your Email on Vacation

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Stop being a work martyr and take some real time off. Staying tethered does you no good—and it doesn’t help your business either

How to Command the Room

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Veteran comedian Shaun Majumdar on connecting with an audience, winning over a tough crowd, and leaving 'em wanting more

How to Make the Perfect Power Lunch

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Nutritionist Theresa Albert shares what goes into a midday meal that will fill you up, keep you going and taste incredible

How to Get People to Take You Seriously

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Ad agency founder and 20-year-old Christian Lunny on what he's had to do to quash concerns about his age and experience

How to Forge a Following

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YouTube star Matthew Santoro explains how he built an audience of 5.5 million subscribers—and counting

How to Rally the Troops

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Canada women's national soccer team captain Christine Sinclair on motivating a team to peak performance—even in tough conditions

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The remarkable story of how a technophilic car salesman from Salmon Arm, B.C., created a website, changed the way Canadians buy vehicles and built the No. 1 company on the 2016 PROFIT 500—Canada Drives

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