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Welcome to the Good Leadership Skills for Life Blog.

There are over 300 articles on Good Leadership Skills and Business Management.

These articles are produced from over forty years in a leadership role, thirty years of marriage and four successful wonderful children.

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Jul 14, 2021

Healthy Business Habits That Can Help Ensure Success

Every healthy business is different, and it’s wise to tailor what you do to your own style, your product or service, and your unique audience.

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Jul 14, 2021

What Makes A Good Manager?

Not everyone is a natural leader. However, there are many situations in the workplace that require us to become good managers.

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Jul 11, 2021

Generic Employee Handbook: A Good Place To Start

Using a generic employee handbook is a great way to get started if you have no experience with producing an employee handbook!

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Jul 11, 2021

You Aren’t A Good Leader If You Don’t Have These Skills!

Most people think a good leader automatically equates with a specific job title or position. If you think like that too, stop!

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Jul 02, 2021

Softball - Does it Take More Than Hard Work and Determination?

For some dreams are only dreams unless you just get lucky. This is a story of a young girls dream to play college softball some day and her willingness to do whatever it takes to get there!

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Jul 02, 2021

Funny Employee Awards Ideas

These types of funny employee awards have a way of loosening up an entire work team!

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Jun 23, 2021

Florida Employment Labor Law Attorneys – What Role They Play!

Florida employment labor law attorneys can navigate the legal issues if you need help for things like having been recently terminated from your job, dealing with discrimination at your workplace, or are negotiating to an employment contract.

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Jun 23, 2021

Five Communication Skills Worth Mastering

There are at least five communication skills that are worth mastering if you want to be successful! There’s no question that communication is a critical leadership skill.

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Jun 18, 2021

Federal Employment Laws: Why Should I Care

Federal employment laws must be a part of your employee handbook so that you don’t get yourself in a bunch of trouble. Remember that ignorance is no excuse.

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Jun 18, 2021

Good Executive Leadership Training Programs Pay For Themselves

Good executive leadership training programs can more than pay for themselves. Therefore, do your research and make the commitment to advancing your leadership team.

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Jun 18, 2021

Exempt Employee: What Does That Mean?

We hear the term “Exempt Employee” all the time, especially as it applies to labor law. So what does it mean and how do we apply it to our workplace.

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Jun 12, 2021

Examples of Non Verbal Communication

I have provided several examples of non verbal communication; however, keep in mind that there are always possible variances to all of them.

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Jun 09, 2021

Examples of Integrity - Much More Than Honesty!

When it comes to examples of integrity we must not get it confused with honesty! After all integrity is much more than just being honest!

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Jun 09, 2021

Using Ethics in Decision Making To Keep Everyone Honest

Using ethics in decision making can make it harder, or easier, depending on what perspective you have.

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Jun 09, 2021

Ethical Behavior in the Workplace – Does It Exist?

As competition in business grows exceedingly great it seems that ethical behavior in the workplace has been in a freefall.

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Jun 09, 2021

Employment Law and a Final Written Warning

When you are considering issuing a final written warning to someone you better consider how employment law will play a part if things go bad!

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Jun 09, 2021

Employment Law and Layoffs – What Do I Need To Know?

There are many rules, state and federal, governing employment law and layoffs based on the size of your company and the state in which you conduct business.

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May 31, 2021

Employment Labor Law for States

Knowing what your specific state employment labor law will help to insure that you do not violate any law unknowingly. I have provided information on employment law for nearly every state.

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May 28, 2021

Employee Warning Notice: Take Action To Bring Order Back

Preparing and issuing an Employee Warning Notice can be stressful; however, it is a necessary thing if you have been in a leadership role for very long. If you are not up for it this may not be the ri

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May 28, 2021

Maine Employment Laws – Important Things You Need To Know!

Some of the more important Maine employment laws are equal pay for equal work regardless of whether you are male or female, employees leaving the company voluntarily or involuntarily must be paid in full within a reasonable amount of time

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