Finding Balance

Balance is Key with today’s Leadership Development Tip! Don’t forget to take time to enjoy your life outside of work and set aside some free time to do what you most enjoy. Your desire to succeed and overcome challenges at work should not compromise other aspects of your life. Balance is key – create a […]

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Confidence and #WomenOnTop

  For those of you who follow my Twitter account at @SigmaLeader, you will frequently see posts related to successful women (recently I have started tagging them with #womenontop). Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, activist, Malala Yousafzai, and most recently (10 minutes ago) IMF head Christine Lagarde are just a few of the many women doing some pretty phenomenal things. The […]

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360 Feedback Best Practices

The design and implementation of the 360 degree feedback system requires thoughtful planning. Are the employees accepting the system? Are the goals, procedures and benefits of the system clearly defined? Is the rating instrument relevant, valid and reliable? The following recommendations were derived from extensive research on how to ensure the success of the 360 […]

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100 Best Jobs 2014

    The latest issue of Canadian Business Magazine includes an interesting analysis of Canada’s Best Jobs. The top 100 jobs that are the best paying, fastest growing, and have the best outlook for the future are listed based on the magazine’s methodology.  So, what value can we take from these lists? 1. Show Me The […]

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