Three Reasons Why Veterans Are A Valuable Addition To Your Workforce

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John M. O’Connor Forbes Council Forbes Coaches Council CommunityVoice POST WRITTEN BY John M. O’Connor John M. O’Connor is a multi-year career coach, outplacement and career services leader based in North Carolina. I joined the United States Army through my college’s ROTC program as an officer many years ago. Since that time, I have been able to serve many, many people in …

Why Your Job May Be Going To Pot

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Written By: John M. O’Connor The cannabis industry and new laws may be impacting your employment. There are 33 states and the District of Columbia that now allow medical marijuana in some form. Expect more recreational marijuana to add to the dominos that are falling in favor of the cannabis industry. How might this affect your job or employment? Quest …

14 Hallmarks Of Successful Business Team-Building Activities

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POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. As a manager, simply telling your employees what to do is not enough. If you want to access their full potential, it’s crucial that you get to know them—and that they get to know each other. Team …

10 Clear Signs A Stellar Employee Is Ready For Promotion

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POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. Every business owner and team leader wants to see their employees grow and thrive. In fact, it’s a reflection of good leadership. If one of your team members is truly standing out, it might be time to …

15 Signs That It’s Time To Pivot Your Business

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POST WRITTEN BY Expert Panel, Forbes Coaches Council Top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers. A startup business usually begins with a singular focus, with defined plans and goals in place. Yet, as time goes on, market forces, new technology or even waning enthusiasm may make it necessary for a business to change …

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

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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?

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  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

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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 …

12 Ways To Scale Your Culture As Your Company Grows

Linda Reyes Blogging, 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 …