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Crafting a 90-Day Onboarding Plan

Job Postings that Attract Top Talent

Mapping Your Leadership Style

We are currently in a series talking about all things onboarding process. So far we have covered the top 7 mistakes we tend to make when onboarding a new team member and we have covered what we should do during the first 30 days of onboarding a new team member.  If you haven’t listened to […]

Business

Pt. 2: Knock-Out New Hire Onboarding – the First 90 Days

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Have you ever been through the hiring process and were disappointed in the candidates you received due to them applying for the wrong position or being unqualified? Or are you someone who is looking to hire in the future and are currently creating your job posting? Then this Joy to Lead Podcast episode is for […]

Hiring a Team

Creating Job Postings that Actually Attracts Your Dream Team

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Up until recently, I’ve always believed one of the most important things we should do when hiring a new team member was to search for “culture fit.” We’re told to search for someone whose life purpose and daily actions align with the culture you’re trying to create in your team.  However, I’m finding and realizing […]

Hiring a Team

Stop Hiring for “Culture Fit” – and What to Do Instead

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As leaders, we’re called to never-ending journeys of self-discovery and awareness – and journaling prompts are great tools for us to use in that process! In the Leadership Academy we’ve been diving into several journaling prompts to help us dig deeper into our leadership styles this year, and I’d love to share them with you […]

Podcast

Journaling Prompts to Nurture the Leader in You

social media sabbatical

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I think we can all probably think back to a time when we sat through an hour long meeting, drawing doodles to pass the time. We walked away thinking, ‘Well, that was a waste of time,’ or, ‘Yup, that totally could’ve been an email.’ As we step into leadership that aversion to poorly arranged meetings […]

Podcast

5 Types of Team Meetings You Should Be Having

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A great leader is a great coach, and in today’s episode on the Joy to Lead® Podcast we’re diving into how to coach your team for better performance. We dive into coaching foundations and principles and how to use the GROW model to guide coaching communication and increase team performance. Listen to the episode now! […]

Podcast

How to Coach Your Team for Better Performance

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