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How to Drive Change as a Leader
How to Drive Change as a Leader
This 9 min. read saves you up to 37 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 8 getAbstract summaries (7 books with a total of 1839 pages and one article) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 2198 minutes (about 37 hours). Learn more.
How to Drive Change as a Leader

The six pillars of transformational leadership.

A Trickle Down Effect That (Unfortunately) Works
A Trickle Down Effect That (Unfortunately) Works
This 10 min. read saves you up to 31 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 11 getAbstract summaries (6 books with a total of 1555 pages, 3 articles, one video and one podcast) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 1856 minutes (about 31 hours). Learn more.
A Trickle Down Effect That (Unfortunately) Works

Bad bosses make entire companies worse. But they are less numerous than you might think – and they mainly occur in corporate cultures with antiquated promotion strategies.

How to Coach Your Employees
How to Coach Your Employees
This 4 min. read saves you up to 72 hours
For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 17 getAbstract summaries (14 books with a total of 3578 pages and 2 podcasts) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 4290 minutes (about 72 hours). Learn more.
How to Coach Your Employees

Through coaching, you help people realize their potential by increasing their self-knowledge, perception and understanding. Leaders at all levels may start with the following six best practices.

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How to Set Up a Mentoring Program (and Why)
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.

How to Offer Effective Feedback
How to Offer Effective Feedback

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

How to Run Effective Meetings
How to Run Effective Meetings

Stop treating meetings as a necessary evil.

Building Trust
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 Use Questions as a Coaching Tool
How to Use Questions as a Coaching Tool

Nudge people toward finding their own answers.

How to Give Back
How to Give Back

Embrace corporate social responsibility from the inside out.

How to Sleep
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

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

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

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

How to Cultivate Grit
How to Cultivate Grit

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

How to Transition to a Hybrid Work Model
How to Transition to a Hybrid Work Model

Making location-flexible work arrangements a success requires thoughtful planning and organization. 

How to Get on TV
How to Get on TV

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

Agile Communication
Agile Communication

In the hybrid world of work, it's all about agile networking among your employees - no matter where they are. This doesn't require more digital tools but more clear rules.

How to Set the Parameters for Inclusion
How to Set the Parameters for Inclusion

You can spend a lifetime trying to change individual mind-sets. When it comes to promoting inclusion, top-down approaches can win the day.