13 Methods For Business Leaders To Help Staff Re-Focus After Layoffs

Linda ReyesBlogging

Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. When all other options have failed, sometimes a business must downsize its staff for budgetary reasons. This past year has certainly seen some giants in the business world take serious hits. After a round of layoffs, those who remain are often left to deal with …

14 Ways For Business Leaders To Turn Failure Into Fuel For Future Success

Linda ReyesBlogging

Forbes Coaches CouncilCommunityVoice POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. Being a business leader can sometimes be draining. You not only have to keep yourself motivated, but also ensure your team stays fully engaged. Further, overseeing all the work and striving never to miss—or …

15 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Leaving Your Job To Start A Business

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Forbes Coaches CouncilCommunityVoice POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. Budding entrepreneurs dream of the day they can leave their current jobs and start their own businesses. The trick is knowing when to make the attempt to turn a dream into reality. …

14 Ways For Business Leaders To Build Team Cohesion

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Forbes Coaches CouncilCommunityVoice In business, as in any venture, team members who don’t trust each other are destined for setbacks and failure. It’s important from the outset for business leaders to take steps to build trust and cooperation among their employees to maximize productivity and team satisfaction. Modeling best behaviors and creating shared experiences are great for building camaraderie. We …

15 Top Tips To Become A Better Team Player At Work

Linda ReyesBlogging

Forbes Coaches CouncilCommunityVoice POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership Getting along with your co-workers is key to enjoying your work experience and fitting in with the office crowd. While you don’t want to be an outsider, you may feel as though you are just not reaching …

Is Your Company Culture Intimidating Or Inclusive?

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

  John M. O’Connor  CommunityVoice Forbes Coaches Council CommunityVoice GettyGETTY With the headline-grabbing reality of toxic behaviors in the office, far too many people face intimidation, disruptive behavior and bullying every day at work. When a boss or a co-worker make your work life more difficult by becoming a part of the problem, it hurts your ability and desire to perform. Many people …

10 Ways To Determine Value And Culture Fit With A Potential Employer

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Forbes Coaches CouncilCommunityVoice POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership The job offer you’ve been expecting has finally come, and you are excited beyond words, but once that initial moment of euphoria passes, you may start wondering about whether you will actually fit in at the new …

Working In And On Your Business: 10 Tips For Finding A Balance

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Business owners must wear many hats. While they might be the president or CEO, they often also have to take on some less glamorous roles. Especially in the beginning, you have to do a lot of the hard work “in” the business to keep it afloat. However, if you want to grow, you need to make time to work “on”your business and …

11 Ways To Recharge During The Holidays (And Still Tackle Your To-Do List)

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

The holiday season has arrived, and while it may be called the most wonderful time of the year, it can sometimes feel impossible to find time to breathe. Between family gatherings, work parties, travel and business responsibilities, many professionals don’t get much of a chance to enjoy the season. No matter how busy you are, though, your schedule shouldn’t stop you from celebrating. We asked a panel of Forbes Coaches …

12 Ways To Scale Your Culture As Your Company Grows

Linda ReyesBlogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

As their offices grow, and more and more people begin working remotely, many companies that started out as small, intimate groups may find themselves operating as a large, geographically dispersed team. While it may be easier to maintain your company’s vibe when numbers are small and team members are all in the same coworking space, your culture shouldn’t be restricted …