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7 Mistakes New Managers Make…

It is well researched and studied that a sizable 37% of promotions to management or leadership placements fail. A study was taken across 180 HR Executives and 350 new managers in the USA by Harvard Business School on leadership development and ramp up period to becoming confident in management...

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The Future Of HR

"Complacency Will Be The Architecture Of Your Down Fall" I love this title and it comes from a keynote speech by the Chief Trend Hunter at www.trendhunters.com who was relaying the story of a typewriting company that in the face of the rise of the PC in the early 80's said "there will always be...

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Why ‘Profit’ Is A Dirty Word…

'Profit' is a dirty word in my book. It implies that it is in relationship to a spreadsheet, annual report, and exclusive to financial measurement be it the dollar, yen, peso or shekel. Don't get me wrong. I am not against a healthy bottom line and Corporate Canary helps companies to achieve this...

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