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September 10, 2019
Laura R. Conover, MBA, CCP
Family-owned businesses are unique in so many ways, while typically providing a legacy for generations to come. But they are also a mash-up of family dynamics and business issues, where the dys...
August 7, 2019
The Federal Equal Pay Act has been around for decades, with a central focus of prohibiting employers from paying employees performing the same work differently on the basis of sex. In 2015 the...
July 23, 2019
I was recently conducting some training with one of my clients and I was talking about emotional intelligence. Specifically, I was covering the ability of leaders to be empathetic and listen to...
March 19, 2019
Through my blog, I’ve talked about the importance of Emotional Intelligence, or EI, in business. High EI leadership has employees who are more engaged, are better at leading cultural change, an...
March 12, 2019
What is Emotional Intelligence, anyway? And, since it sounds like touchy, feely stuff, why does it matter in business? Daniel Goleman first published his foundational book on EI in 1996, titled...
December 14, 2016
Leaders need effective communication skills, but must also be accepting of critical feedback.