At Weekdone, we believe in always improving ourselves and our customers so that all of us can become better at what we do. Here is the list of the best in-depth leadership themed articles. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.
Using OKRs with Your Existing Tools
Adopting Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) into your workflow can be a challenge. This is especially true if it is unclear about how your new software competes with existing software and the processes you are currently using. So, in this article, we will go over how to use OKRs without disrupting your set workflow.
Great Leaders Are Thoughtful and Deliberate, Not Impulsive and Reactive
In HBR, Tony Schwartz and Emily Pines write about the two sides of our brain. "The self that we're most aware of — the one that planned to work diligently on the strategy document and listen patiently to your direct report — is run by our pre-frontal cortex and mediated through our parasympathetic nervous system. This is the self we prefer to present to the world. It's calm, measured, rational, and capable of making deliberate choices." But we have another self as well.
How to ensure you always have energy when you need it
Mentor John Drury offers 5 tips to follow if you need more energy. Which is especially important to leaders and managers. He says that: "Driven people are highly motivated to complete the project in front of them. They know how to push through. They work hard and long and build their careers on being known for getting stuff done. However, over time, especially when your personal life is also very demanding, your capacity to bounce back can become compromised."
Three Things I'm Trying Differently — Start-up Boards
Venture Capitalist Farooq Abbasi talks about his experience as a start-up board member. He shares some newer ideas that encapsulate principles which try to bolster a healthy and productive board dynamic.
Effective Solutions To Modern Day Marketing Challenges
In their blog, Joint Media Marketing writes about communication. "Communicating a clear message to your audience and finding new ways to creatively execute your marketing are also significant challenges faced by today's businesses." They are talking about the biggest modern-day marketing challenges. And what your business can do to overcome them.
So, I hope you like these articles as much as we do. And, as always, if you stumble upon a great article that we should feature here, let us know.