Other than the obvious ‘go getter’ qualities, what do you look for in the leaders you are? Scott gives us a great list:
But recently I’ve been looking at the people with whom I place the greatest value, and I’ve consistently noticed a second set of qualities. Certainly I value the “make it happen” qualities. But I can’t escape the fact that there are other less obvious attributes I find that I look for.
On my dream team I love to see these 10 less celebrated leadership qualities:
Like it or not, most of your communication with potential customers, business partners, prospective employees, and nearly everyone important to your company goes through email. Yet most of your recipients are drowning in an endless sea of email and some aren’t even bothering to read your messages all the way through.
If that’s happening, it may be your own fault. In today’s busy world, there are new rules for good email, and we all need to learn them, says Heatherm Huang, co-founder of MailTime, an app that makes email conversations look like text messages for easier viewing and responding. He believes that following the new rules of email etiquette will raise the chances of your emails getting read — and getting a favorable response. Here’s his advice:
We think our life’s purpose is to get married, or be a parent, or work that dream job. But what happens when you hit 35 and you are still single, or your marriage ends in divorce or your spouse tragically passes away?
What happens when you are unable to have kids?
What happens when the economy tanks and you are laid off from you dream job?
It makes me begin to wonder if we are missing something when we think about our “purpose” in life.
Vacation season is just around the corner. If you are like most people, you are considering where you will be heading this time. Will it be the beach, the mountains, or an amusement park? There are many options.
And while it is fun to plan a vacation, there is a financial reality to each one—it will cost money.
So as you consider your upcoming vacation, lets look at a few ways to save some money.