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Leadership Skills Training Lesson: Hit a Wall? Your Mindset Matters

By Shawn Hunter

“Borders? I have never seen one. But I have heard they exist in the minds of some people.”

– Thor Heyerdahl, innovator, adventurer, and border-smasher

I have a friend who installed the same invisible dog fence I did, but he admitted he didn’t bother with the training and simply installed the underground wire and shackled his dog with the electrical buzz collar which would shock the dog whenever he got near the line.Read more

Employee Performance Reviews: Lose the Jitters and Start on Solid Ground

By Julie Ogilvie, Vice President, Corporate Marketing, SkillSoft

Performance reviews can certainly be a time for anxiety within the workplace, as both managers and employees are faced with potentially uncomfortable situations. However, they are necessary, as performance molehills will become mountains and problems will arise if managers and employees have different expectations of performance.Read more