15 Ways For Leaders To Give Guidance Without Micromanaging

In this article published on, find advice from Mountaintop President Precious Williams Owodunni and other leading business strategists from around the world on how to manage employees effectively without looking over their shoulders.

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Introverts Are Powerful

Being an introvert in work environments that reward extroverted behavior presents unique challenges. Rather than trying to “fix” your introverted tendencies, leverage the unique strengths that come with introversion. Hear more in the video.

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Want A Successful Career? Make Sure You Meet 3 Simple Tests

While passion is important, it’s not the only element to a successful career. Find out the three factors necessary for a fulfilling professional future in this article.

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Start Your Ascent® – Be careful how you talk to yourself, because you are listening.

Our team has recently been surprised by how strongly people respond when we share articles on imposter syndrome. This is particularly striking because our audience is so wildly successful; clearly there is a perception gap between how professionals view themselves and how others see them. This trend is widespread and merits examination, as it often prevents…

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July Motivation – The Challenges of Leadership

“The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.” – Jim Rohn

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