Coming up with great business solutions often requires a creative mindset.

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For managers to be successful business leaders, they need to plug into their employees’ creative sides. Although everyone varies in their degree of creativity, there’s no doubt that it is a fundamental trait that benefits sectors of all kinds. Read more »

What does the 21st century office look like?

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There’s something nostalgic about the offices of old seen on shows such as “Mad Men.” These offices boast plenty of comfy conference rooms and large corner offices complete with sophisticated wet bars – they’re classic and refined. Read more »

Engage online learners with project-based learning.

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Online classes are increasingly becoming the norm in order to provide students with greater access to higher education. Not only do virtual classrooms potentially eliminate problems of limited class size, but they also provide students with one intuitive platform for tackling a semester’s worth of subject matter. Read more »

Not everyone is cut out to be a good manager.

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According to a new report by Gallup, organizations don’t choose candidates with the right talent to become effective managers 82% of the time. In general, Gallup found that only about one in 10 people has the natural ability to manage a team of people, and that only another two of the same 10 have some attributes of good managers and have the ability to succeed with coaching. Read more »