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How Do We Work with Generation Y?

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How Do We Work with Generation Y?
Management styles of yore still lurk in the hallways of business big and small all around the world today. However, with Generation Y beginning to take a larger stake in those same businesses, it may be time for managers to take a look at those traditions and see how to make them work with Generation Y employees. Generation X and Boomers grew up in a world where they had to earn the right to be heard, respected, and valued. On the flip side, Generation Y has had a heard and valued voice from day...
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Managing Generations | Tags: Management, Millenials, Leadership Training, Management Training, Supervisor Training | View Count: (331)
7 Ways Leaders Unknowingly Sabotage Their Own Teams
Leading comes with a myriad of challenges and obstacles. There are numerous reasons for and catalysts of the downfall of a team or group of employees. But what about when the largest factor in a team’s disfunction is the leader themselves? What are ways leaders sabotage their own teams and how do we avoid these behaviors
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| Categories: Leadership, Teamwork, Communication | Tags: Modern Workplace, Front Line, Front Line Leadership, Front Line Leadership Program, Bryan, Austin, College Station, Texas, Robert Winter, Leadership, Leadership Training, Leadership, Teamwork, Sabotage, Conflict, Employee Turnover | View Count: (862)
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Generational Differences in the Workplace

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Generational Differences in the Workplace
In a simple black frame, on a shelf in my office sits a picture that never ceases to put a smile on my face. In it, 4 women stand side by side, faces full of toothy grins in front of my childhood home. From left to right stand a woman born in 1902, another in 1929, the third in 1957, and lastly, a gangly legged teen born in 1979. The not-quite-brown eyes and slightly oversized noses all share a similar stance and smile, but beyond that, the lives of these women share history and blood, but not m...
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Managing Generations | Tags: Front Line Leadership Program, Supervisor Training, Leadership Training, Generational Differences, Management, Generations, Millennials, Generation Y, Generation X, Generation Z, Baby Boomers, Traditionalists | View Count: (369)
Robert Winter to Speak at MindLab Conference
Robert Winter will be speaking at the MindLab conference on April 24th in Denver, Colorado. His session will focus on productive conflict, an assessment offered by Wiley/Everything DiSC. He will also discuss his FrontLine Leadership Development Program and how its implementation can help transform your organization's managers into strong leaders. This program has successfully equipped leaders in a wide variety of industries.
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How Managers Can Learn By Doing

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How Managers Can Learn By Doing
With job creation on the rise, the increased need for new managers follows. Unfortunately, in recent data collected by the Harvard Business Review, the average age of first-time managers is 30, while the average age managers are receiving leadership training is 42. This time gap can lead to workplace complications and a greater sense by employees that managers aren’t in tune with their staff and the best practices for the business.
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Leadership, Coaching | Tags: Modern Workplace, Front Line, Front Line Leadership, Front Line Leadership Program, Bryan, College Station, Texas, Robert Winter, Manager Training, Learn By Doing, Manager Development, Management Training | View Count: (621)
The Importance of Leadership Training
The year is new, and everyone has made a list of goals to work towards to make 2019 their best year yet. For anyone working in a leadership capacity, their New Year goals should include leadership training. With every passing year, the workplace evolves as an ever-changing environment. New technologies, differing views on personal and organizational branding, culture shifts, and the rapid-fire growth seen in many industries have leaders struggling to keep up. Hence the shift toward leadership tr...
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Leadership | Tags: Modern Workplace, Leadership, Leadership Training | View Count: (584)
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DiSC and Conflict: Part 2

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DiSC and Conflict: Part 2
DiSC assessments are a great tool to help good leaders understand not only their employees’ personalities and conflict styles, but also their own. Each of the DiSC traits has a specific reaction to communication when moving from normal conversations to conflict conversations.
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Conflict | Tags: DiSC, DiSC Assessment, Front Line, Front Line Leadership Program, Robert Winter, Leadership Training, Bryan, College Station, Texas, Leadership Development | View Count: (676)
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The Root of Conflict: Part 2

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The Root of Conflict: Part 2
While conflict is inevitable, a good manager will know how to spot the signs of conflict before it gets out of hand and be well-versed in tools to combat and stop conflict in its tracks. As discussed in Part 1, there are four main types of conflict in the workplace. A good manager can learn to spot the tell-tale signs to determine if communication or personal value differences is the cause of a workplace conflict with some solid preparation. Once a manager can determine the type of conflict they...
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Leadership, Conflict | Tags: Conflict, The Root of Conflict, Front Line, Front Line Leadership, Bryan, College Station, Texas, Robert Winter, Leadership Development, Leadership, Management, Management Training, Conflict Resolution | View Count: (690)
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The Root of Conflict: Part 1

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The Root of Conflict: Part 1
Conflict is an unavoidable factor in any interpersonal relationship including business relationships. While it’s easy to see the negative aspects of conflict, there can be some constructive aspects as well. Before we can understand how to handle and resolve conflict, it’s important to understand the main causes so good managers can have potential areas of conflict on their radar to be addressed quickly and with a level of professionalism that leaves all involved feeling heard and valued while ...
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Leadership, Conflict | Tags: Conflict, The Root of Conflict, Front Line, Front Line Leadership, Bryan, College Station, Texas, Robert Winter, Leadership Development, Leadership, Management, Management Training, Conflict Resolution | View Count: (641)
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Coaching 101

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Coaching 101
Coaching in business is similar to coaching a semi-pro athlete. Much like an athlete, most people in the business world already have the basic know-how and tools to do their job. They’ve trained, had experience, and are comfortable enough with their industry-related skillset to do their job. But much like a trained athlete, fine-tuning can always improve their game.
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| Categories: Front Line Leadership, Leadership, Teamwork | Tags: Front Line Leadership, Front Line Leadership Training, Robert Winter, Coaching, Coaching Best Behaviors, Leading, Team, Team Work, Bryan, College Station, Texas | View Count: (907)
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