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Lead From Where You Sit: Activating A Leader’s Mindset In Your Everyday Work

By Tiffany Waddell Tate (’07, MA ‘11), Associate Director for National Engagement in the Alumni Engagement Office at Wake Forest University

Tiffany Waddell Tate is also a career coach & ...

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Don't Try to Be the "Fun Boss"

Whether you have been a manager for many years or you aspire to move up to a supervisory role, there are specific behaviors and characteristics of bosses who gain the trust and respect of their ...

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Ask Yourself These Questions Before Giving Honest Feedback

If receiving feedback is difficult, some may say that giving honest feedback can be even more challenging. For those of you in managerial, mentor, or even colleague roles, how can you best relay ...

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The New Manager’s Toolkit: Taking Responsibility When You Lack Authority

By Allison McWilliams (’95), Ph.D., Assistant VP, Mentoring and Alumni Personal & Career Development, Wake Forest University

You know that slogan that you will find on Washington, DC license ...

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Courage Over Comfort: Rumbling with Shame, Accountability, and Failure at Work

We can talk about accountability at work with relative ease; but failure and shame? Those topics aren’t your average water-cooler-conversation. And yet, mistakes at work are common; issues of ...

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