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Fierce Resources: Successful Leadership Requires 6 Critical Resources

Fierce Resources: Successful Leadership Requires 6 Critical Resources

February 20th, 2015 by in Fierce Resources

This week’s Fierce resource was originally published on Forbes.com and was written by Glenn Llopis. Successful Leadership Requires 6 Critical Resources reflects on the tools that leaders need to make productive decisions that move them and their teams forward. Imagine a day where you had every possible resource available to you, how would you use them? […]


Why Managers are the New Trainers

Why Managers are the New Trainers

February 18th, 2015 by in Fierce Leadership, Halley's Comment

The adage “If you want something done right, you’ve got to do it yourself,” might apply to skill building in the office. Managers and company leaders are taking a more proactive role in training their own teams. “It began with managers using their own budgets and not relying on the formal training budget,” said Halley […]


Fierce Tip of the Week: Know They Can Handle It  

Fierce Tip of the Week: Know They Can Handle It  

February 16th, 2015 by in Confrontation Training

Excuses, excuses, excuses. People make excuses all the time when it comes to not having the conversations they need to have. We hear this everywhere regardless of one’s title, location, or status. One of the most common justifications to not have the conversation is the other person can’t handle it. Responses look like: They’ll get […]


Fierce Resources: Courage as a Skill

Fierce Resources: Courage as a Skill

February 13th, 2015 by in Fierce Resources

This week’s Fierce resource was originally published on HBR.org and was written by Kathleen Reardon. An oldie, but a goodie, Courage as a Skill recognizes the importance of making decisions and having the courage to have the conversations. A timeless skill and a valuable ability, how do you prepare yourself to have the conversations that change your […]


Love in the Air: Let’s Talk About Assumptions

Love in the Air: Let’s Talk About Assumptions

February 11th, 2015 by in Fierce Conversations

Office Romance.  Whether this term conjures up thoughts of fondness, anxiety or dread, it is an unavoidable reality in today’s workplace. This Valentine’s Day, here at Fierce, Inc. we have decided to set the record straight on the reality of inter-office dating. There’s a need to question the assumptions many of us have with the […]

 
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