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How To Stop Pressure From Turning Into Stress
How To Stop Pressure From Turning Into Stress
This 8 min. read saves you up to 95 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 19 getAbstract summaries (17 books with a total of 4752 pages and 2 articles) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 5695 minutes (about 95 hours). Learn more.
How To Stop Pressure From Turning Into Stress

Strategies to turn a health enemy into a performance ally

How to Unleash the Connective Power of ERGs
How to Unleash the Connective Power of ERGs
This 5 min. read saves you up to 27 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (5 books with a total of 1350 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1615 minutes (about 27 hours). Learn more.
How to Unleash the Connective Power of ERGs

Employee Resource Groups are no longer nice-to-have options.

How to Set Up a Mentoring Program (and Why)
How to Set Up a Mentoring Program (and Why)
This 8 min. read saves you up to 37 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 10 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 1856 pages, one video and 2 podcasts) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2220 minutes (about 37 hours). Learn more.
How to Set Up a Mentoring Program (and Why)

The best companies have them and the best talent expects them. Here’s a guide to get started.

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How to Offer Effective Feedback
How to Offer Effective Feedback
This 2 min. read saves you up to 34 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 10 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 1668 pages and 3 articles) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2000 minutes (about 34 hours). Learn more.
How to Offer Effective Feedback

Constructive, yet delivered with compassion, feedback is what makes learning cultures thrive.

Building Trust
Building Trust
This 10 min. read saves you up to 31 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 7 getAbstract summaries (5 books with a total of 1557 pages, one article and one video) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1859 minutes (about 31 hours). Learn more.
Building Trust

It takes a long time to build it up, yet it can be ruined in seconds: Trust is a delicate thing.

How to Measure the Success of Training
How to Measure the Success of Training
This 8 min. read saves you up to 66 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 12 getAbstract summaries (12 books with a total of 3262 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 3907 minutes (about 66 hours). Learn more.
How to Measure the Success of Training

Everyone knows that the importance of introducing employees to new knowledge and skills through training is increasing in times of a talent shortage. But far fewer know how to measure the success of these initiatives.

How to Use Questions as a Coaching Tool
How to Use Questions as a Coaching Tool
This 5 min. read saves you up to 16 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (3 books with a total of 770 pages and 2 podcasts) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 919 minutes (about 16 hours). Learn more.
How to Use Questions as a Coaching Tool

Nudge people toward finding their own answers.

How to Give Back
How to Give Back
This 5 min. read saves you up to 71 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 15 getAbstract summaries (13 books with a total of 3523 pages, one article and one video) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 4223 minutes (about 71 hours). Learn more.
How to Give Back

Embrace corporate social responsibility from the inside out.

How to Sleep
How to Sleep
This 6 min. read saves you up to 24 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 16 getAbstract summaries (4 books with a total of 1197 pages and 12 articles) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1431 minutes (about 24 hours). Learn more.
How to Sleep

Those who sleep better (and often, more) are healthier, in a better mood and perform better. Time for more accurate sleep leadership in your organization!

How to Survive the Labor Shortage
How to Survive the Labor Shortage
This 10 min. read saves you up to 59 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 18 getAbstract summaries (12 books with a total of 2932 pages, 3 articles and one podcast) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 3509 minutes (about 59 hours). Learn more.
How to Survive the Labor Shortage

Multigenerational teams will save your organization in the years to come – at least if you manage to get your older employees to stay with you instead of retire.

How to Write a Book
How to Write a Book
This 8 min. read saves you up to 26 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (5 books with a total of 1261 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1506 minutes (about 26 hours). Learn more.
How to Write a Book

When you’re ready to tackle that dream project you’ve been putting off, start here.

How to Build a Subscriber Service
How to Build a Subscriber Service
This 8 min. read saves you up to 30 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 9 getAbstract summaries (6 books with a total of 1482 pages, 2 articles and one video) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1771 minutes (about 30 hours). Learn more.
How to Build a Subscriber Service

Digital technologies and advanced data gathering point the way to new revenue streams.

How to Prepare for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet
How to Prepare for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet
This 6 min. read saves you up to 41 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 9 getAbstract summaries (8 books with a total of 2048 pages and one article) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2452 minutes (about 41 hours). Learn more.
How to Prepare for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet

What sounds impossible isn’t that difficult.

Bottom Line
Bottom Line
This 11 min. read saves you up to 49 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 14 getAbstract summaries (9 books with a total of 2420 pages, 3 articles and 2 podcasts) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2893 minutes (about 49 hours). Learn more.
Bottom Line

How to recognize when it’s time to quit – and how to make your exit in style.

How to Cultivate Grit
How to Cultivate Grit
This 9 min. read saves you up to 36 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 10 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 1793 pages and 2 videos) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2143 minutes (about 36 hours). Learn more.
How to Cultivate Grit

You have the talent and the skill, but do you have the drive to succeed? 

Negotiate Like a Pro
Negotiate Like a Pro
This 6 min. read saves you up to 11 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (2 books with a total of 544 pages, one article, one video and one podcast) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 647 minutes (about 11 hours). Learn more.
Negotiate Like a Pro

You don’t have to be a negotiation specialist with SWAT experience to get your demands accepted: You’re armed and ready when you follow three simple steps.

How to Get on TV
How to Get on TV
This 5 min. read saves you up to 18 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 4 getAbstract summaries (4 books with a total of 868 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1037 minutes (about 18 hours). Learn more.
How to Get on TV

TV appearances focus attention on you, your product, service or company. Here’s how to make it happen. 

How to Brainstorm
How to Brainstorm
This 5 min. read saves you up to 21 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (5 books with a total of 1015 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1213 minutes (about 21 hours). Learn more.
How to Brainstorm

The great ideas are out there waiting for the patient and the bold to find them.

How to Manage Your Time Using the Pomodoro Technique
How to Manage Your Time Using the Pomodoro Technique

Tame your murderous schedule before it kills you.

How to Achieve Psychological Safety
How to Achieve Psychological Safety

In four steps.

How to Reduce Complexity
How to Reduce Complexity

We often make complex things even more difficult by the way we deal with them. Here's how to change that.

Rough Landings
Rough Landings

What a year and a half of home office has done to our physical co-working skills – and how we’re relearning them.

How to Improve Your Memory
How to Improve Your Memory

The memories you store over the long term form the raw material for creativity and focused intentions. 

Curb Your Biases
Curb Your Biases

How to avoid errors in judgment and thinking.

How to Lead from Where You Are
How to Lead from Where You Are

You don’t need a title to prepare for leadership.

How to Motivate the People You Lead
How to Motivate the People You Lead

Misconceptions about motivation abound. Let’s take them on.

How to Downshift Properly
How to Downshift Properly

The holidays are just around the corner, and rarely before have most of us longed so much for the peace and quiet they bring. To make sure that you succeed in relaxing, you should take…

The Top Skill Remote Workers Need
The Top Skill Remote Workers Need

In a remote work environment, one skill becomes particularly important: Writing.

How to Deal with Political Discussions in the Workplace
How to Deal with Political Discussions in the Workplace

In functional democracies, political discussions among citizens are a regular part of interpersonal exchange. That this causes problems in the workplace is a topic as old as democracy itself. But how about solutions?

“How Do I Address Wrong Things the Right Way?”
“How Do I Address Wrong Things the Right Way?”

Speaking up and saying "no" sounds easier than it is – especially in economically uncertain times.

“How Do I Hire (and Onboard) People Without Meeting Them in Person?”
“How Do I Hire (and Onboard) People Without Meeting Them in Person?”

A world with fewer office jobs is not a world with fewer jobs.

How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity
How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity

It is an odd comfort to know that the human species has survived plagues, pestilence, wars and sundry other disasters for as long as humankind has walked the Earth. Here are 5 lessons on how…