The Office of Economic Development’s Daily Digest is a daily resource for business people. Here are three of our most clicked through stories for the week of April 8-12:
CASCADIA’S ECONOMIC ORBIT
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TEN LEADERSHIP LESSONS YOU WISH YOU LEARNED IN YOUR TWENTIES
We all, at some point, wish we could go back and do things differently. Though our mistakes (and successes) help define who we are, a little help now and then is always welcomed. Forbes released a set of ten lessons that can help us be better leaders, even if we might be past our twenties. Debunking the “It’s nothing personal, just business” concept and understanding that leadership doesn’t need a title are just some of the lessons that are in this nugget of useful business tips.
4 TRICKS HIGHLY EFFECTIVE TEAMS USE
Want to get your team working more effectively? It turns out that teams, like individuals, need self-awareness to be really successful. “The issue of the team becoming one and bonded around an identity is something I’ve found very useful,” says Vincent D. O’Connell, Asia regional director at Globecon Institute, a training and performance firm that services the financial industry. How do you get a team to bond around an identity? The tricks are as simple as giving your team a name and a mission.
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