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ᴛʜᴇʀᴇ’ꜱ ᴀ ꜱʏꜱᴛᴇᴍ ꜰᴏʀ ᴛʜᴀᴛ: ᴡʜᴇʀᴇ ꜰᴜɴ ᴍᴇᴇᴛꜱ ʀᴇʟᴇɴᴛʟᴇꜱꜱ ɪɴᴛᴇɴᴛɪᴏɴᴀʟɪᴛʏ Learn how to find balance between productivity and enjoyment in the workplace. Joining as a Contributor to #Newsweek, is the Founder of #MississippiMagnolia, #BossBabe #Forbes #InmanNews Author, & #TomFerry Business Coach, Stephanie Arnett. While managing four companies is demanding, she loves the challenges, teamwork and growth. As a wife, mom & entrepreneur, she knows all about being the kid’s taxi, husband’s side-kick & maneuvering teammates meltdowns. Stephanie is passionate about empowering women through self-defense, time management and business skills.
Creating a workplace environment where all employees feel able to communicate their needs is critical to retaining your team. Every business goes through busy and stressful times. While many organizations are able to navigate and overcome these hurdles, it can result in leaders experiencing burnout. This is especially true for mid-level leaders as they tend to direct many different moving parts and interact with individual team members. Fortunately, with the proactive support of the executive team, there are tactics that can be utilized to mitigate or prevent burnout and reinvigorate mid-level leaders. To help, 20 Newsweek Expert Forum members each share one way the executive team can help mid-level leaders get reenergized when they are feeling burned out.
Investing in the right tools early on can help a business achieve long-term success. In today’s highly competitive business environment, achieving business success comes down to the steps an entrepreneur takes in the early stages. For the B2B space in particular, the right technological investments early on can help not only build a reputable business reputation with potential customers, but also ensure that proper processes and procedures are put in place and maintained over time. From systems to manage communications with customers to artificial intelligence technology that’s constantly evolving, there is a wide range of tech tools entrepreneurs can leverage for a new business venture. To help narrow down the selection, eight Newsweek Expert Forum members each share one tech tool they consider an essential early investment for successfully launching a brand-new B2B business.
Cultivating a values-driven environment will help align team members' actions with the core principles of your business. Company values are the guiding principles that shape an organization's culture and define its identity. However, only having values in place is not enough. To truly embed them within the fabric of a team, it is crucial to reinforce and strengthen each member’s understanding and commitment. Below, 19 Newsweek Expert Forum members share effective strategies leaders can use to nurture a values-driven team. These approaches will help solidify the team's understanding of company values and foster a deep sense of commitment.
Adopting tried-and-true strategies for achieving ongoing success through hard work, smart planning and unwavering dedication can help leaders advance. In the pursuit of success, it can often appear as though some individuals are blessed with luck, stumbling upon triumph by chance. Yet, upon closer examination, it becomes evident that true achievement stems from a combination of unwavering dedication, meticulous planning and strategic execution. This begs the question: What are the powerful strategies that foster consistent and repeatable success? Below, 19 Newsweek Expert Forum members explore key strategies that pave the way for sustained success and the underlying mechanisms that make them so effective.
Contributor | Newsweek, Forbes, Inman News, BossBabe CEO | Mississippi Magnolia [agent-centric real estate brokerage] CEO | US Lawns [commercial landscaping] CEO | GreenerSide [golf course + turf management] Business Coach | Tom Ferry Founder | REVPro [virtual real estate professionals]