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Art of Participatory Leadership and other related topic: Action learning, Open Space Technology, Theory U, Mind Mapping, etc.
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5 Transitions Great Leaders Make That Average Leaders Don't

5 Transitions Great Leaders Make That Average Leaders Don't | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
The secret to leadership is there aren’t any real secrets. The best leaders have simply gone to school on improving their tradecraft.
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6 Rules To Transform Your Leadership Development Program

6 Rules To Transform Your Leadership Development Program | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
What makes a leader great And what type of leader is best for your business Digging into the questionsand answersthat are crucial to any company. (What makes a #leader great & what type of leader is best for your business?
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Leading From What’s Important

Leading From What’s Important | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Four Keys being a more productive and effective leader – with insights into time management as well.
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How leaders can move past their places of comfort | Aspire-CS

How leaders can move past their places of comfort | Aspire-CS | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
 Many of us can get comfortable in the behaviors we use to lead others.

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42 Practical Ways To Improve Yourself -

42 Practical Ways To Improve Yourself - | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Are you someone who likes to grow? Do you constantly seek to improve yourself and become better? If you do, then we have something in common.
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Why you need to stop telling them what to do

Why you need to stop telling them what to do | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
  You know that it's easier and faster to just tell your employees what to do rather than have a long conversation or to train them.
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KrisMap - wie wirken wir nach außen?

KrisMap - wie wirken wir nach außen? | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Für Projekte braucht man Visionen. „Zwei Dinge sind entscheidend dafür, dass eine Vision ein Vorhaben zum Erfolg führt: dass sich alle Beteiligten die Vision zu eigen machen, und, dass sie in die richtigen Worte gebracht wird.“, sagt unser...
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Want “Eureka!” Moments? Napping and Relaxing May be the Answer

Want “Eureka!” Moments? Napping and Relaxing May be the Answer | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
There’s a reason inspiration often strikes in the shower or on your drive to work: “Eureka!” moments happen when your mind is relaxed. Special relativity occurred to Albert Einstein while riding a streetcar home one day.
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What if we can never leave?

What if we can never leave? | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
There are conversations I don’t want to have and there are conversations I show up in and where I don’t like how I show up there. How to change these?
We are always inside the conversations we don’t want to have.
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Being brutally honest – without the brutal part

Being brutally honest – without the brutal part | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
  Most of us appreciate someone's honest feedback and opinion about us and what matters to us.
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David Hain's curator insight, June 6, 2013 12:11 PM

Givng feedback - the key to relationships and the door to so much else that matters in life.

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Flask Creates Shareable To-Do Lists on the Fly, No Account Required

Flask Creates Shareable To-Do Lists on the Fly, No Account Required | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
When you need to quickly create a to-do list and share it with others, Flask can help you out. Just go to the site, start adding items, click share, and send it to whomever you wish.
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off topic but useful for collaborative work. Can also easily be embedded in your page.

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L’égo, frein majeur à l’intelligence collaborat...

L’égo, frein majeur à l’intelligence collaborat... | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Une étude récente a montré que le travail de groupe « affaiblit la créativité et les capacités intellectuelles ».
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25 Tips And Tricks To Manage Your Time

25 Tips And Tricks To Manage Your Time | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
As technology continues to advance and workload continues to increase, it'd be no surprise to ask yourself, "Where has all my time gone?
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8 Tips For Dealing With Difficult People

8 Tips For Dealing With Difficult People | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Like the old Saturday Night Live character, Debbie Downer, some people are only happy when they're unhappy and bringing down everyone else around them too. Here are eight tips for dealing with difficult people at work.
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Using silence as your strategic edge

Using silence as your strategic edge | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
  Nature teaches us how silence allows all voices to come forth naturally and in their own time.

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David Hain's curator insight, July 3, 2013 3:07 AM

The power of silence is immense.

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If you’ve noticed that your words aren’t landing and your voice isn’t being heard, begin to use silence in these ways.

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, July 3, 2013 11:15 AM

I attended Wisdom 2.0 which is an unconference and this was a key message for leadership. It is part of every wisdom tradition.

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Does Money Really Affect Motivation? A Review of the Research

Does Money Really Affect Motivation? A Review of the Research | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
We all need to get paid. But the evidence suggests it undermines our intrinsic motivations. (Think money motivates people? Think again!

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Creative Thinking – “Inside the Box” and “Brilliant Blunders”

Creative Thinking – “Inside the Box” and “Brilliant Blunders” | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Well kids, it’s a new week, and you know what that means: there’s a new book on innovation and creative thinking. The Wall Street Journal featured an excerpt from “Inside the Box: A Proven System o...
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9 Tips in Life that Lead to Happiness - Lifehack

9 Tips in Life that Lead to Happiness - Lifehack | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Are you truly happy? Do you even know what it means to be happy and what it takes to achieve happiness?
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Being A Leader Means Learning To Talk Like One

Being A Leader Means Learning To Talk Like One | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
These speaking skills will help you transform from a leader on paper to a leader in person.
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Leading Change is About Leading — not “Managing”

Leading Change is About Leading — not “Managing” | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Leading Change is About Leading — not “Managing” http://t.co/LB4x38hCkQ #leadership
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Failure is always an option

Failure is always an option | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
  We can learn a lot from artists about failure. A ceramic artist named Tonya Rund who uses a technique called raku to create her art uses failure (New.
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What is the best resource for someone who wants to learn to be a better coach?

What is the best resource for someone who wants to learn to be a better coach? | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Olaf Lewitz responded to the question with... (Check out my response to this question about Coaching on @klout. http://t.co/RUBGjl5qmI)
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Das hätte man früher wissen müssen: 26 Zeitmanagement-Tipps

Das hätte man früher wissen müssen: 26 Zeitmanagement-Tipps | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Im biblischen Alter hört man oft den Seufzer: "Wenn ich das nur früher gewusst hätte." Etienne Garbugli belässt es nicht bei diesem Klagen. Vielmehr hat er eine Präsentation erstellt, in der er zei...
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Main text is in english. very good tips on how to manage your time.

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10 Tips For Reducing Employee Turnover

10 Tips For Reducing Employee Turnover | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it

Many people agree turnover is a growing issue, particularly as hiring picks up.

But what are most organizations doing about it, aside from implementing some short-term solutions when they discover it’s a problem?

Reducing employee turnover actually starts with the hiring process — but there are important management aspects to consider as well. Here’s what several experts had to say about the issue:

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donhornsby's curator insight, May 23, 2013 7:14 AM

(From the article): Make cultural fit top experience when hiring. Increasing employee retention will mean improving hiring efforts. Employers should focus their efforts on acquiring candidates who are not just skilled for the position, but are also a strong cultural fit for the company. Behavior-based screening and interviewing will help to make best long-term hires. – Nathan Parcells, InternMatch

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A happy and engaged workforce brings a positive return on investment for organisations and individuals. Shawn Achor, author of the Happiness Advantage, pulls together decades of research to show the positive impact of happiness on organisations. He notes that happiness at work increases sales, productivity and accuracy. Research also demonstrates that happiness has a positive effect on the health of employees, career success and perceptions about quality of life.