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Why Do Employer Recognition Awards Matter?

In the pursuit of brand recognition, organizations turn to employer recognition awards for credible third-party validation. Beyond being shiny plaques, these awards signify legitimacy and industry leadership. 

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Ethical Leadership in the Workplace

Research shows that ethical leadership has serious benefits and is more widely practiced now than ever. Ethical leaders strengthen company morals, principles, and values. They follow a higher standard of conduct and encourage others to do the same. So, what is ethical leadership and why is it important? Read this blog post for the full rundown.

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The Importance of Leadership in the Workplace

Good leadership can motivate, inspire, and set positive examples for employees. Different businesses need different types of leaders, even multiple individuals with varied skills, to fit their unique needs. Read about the importance of leadership and how it impacts everyone.

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Accountability in Leadership
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Accountability in Leadership

Accountability in leadership is crucial as it fosters trust, encourages open communication, and drives organizational success. To be accountable as a leader, one must take ownership of successes and failures, actively seek feedback, and lead by example. Here we explore several ways leaders can be accountable, the common challenges, and how to overcome them.

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Signs of a Bad Leader
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Signs of Bad Leadership

A bad leader is toxic for employee engagement and company growth. They consistently hurt performance, recruitment, and retention. It’s essential to be familiar with the warning signs of a bad leader and understand how to respond in a professional way. Here, we explore the qualities of bad leadership and the many reasons why it can be so dangerous for business.

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15 Signs You Are a Great Leader
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15 Signs You Are a Great Leader

The most effective leaders know what matters most to employees and put their people first. When it comes to the signs of being a great leader, there are many common characteristics. What are they, and how do these qualities help leaders improve employee engagement? This post explores the 15 signs of a great leader.

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Great Leadership Qualities
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Qualities of Great Leadership

There is a big difference between good leaders and great ones. This post explores characteristics that all great leaders share. Explore more about the qualities of great leadership and how to develop your leadership style. Even the smallest adjustment will help improve your employee engagement and retention.

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What Leaders Can Do to Improve Employee Engagement
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What Leaders Can Do to Improve Employee Engagement

From better performance and productivity to lower turnover and absenteeism, employee engagement is an outcome measure that benefits both companies and employees. And while everyone across an organization plays a role, leaders are uniquely positioned to inspire employees to do their best work or push them to disconnect and disengage. Here we discuss how leadership influences employee engagement and share 12 best practices.

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How Leaders Impact Organizational Culture
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Leadership and Their Impact on Organizational Culture

Like it or not, every organization has a culture. Leaders of the nation’s Top Workplaces believe in the power of a strong culture and they prioritize it, day in and day out. They know that creating a workplace culture where employees are highly engaged is a strategic advantage — and one their competitors can’t replicate.

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