Articles with the most views since I started writing on Medium (Updated daily — As of January 23)

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Trending and Most Popular Stories Right Now

These are five of my articles that are trending on Medium this month.

1. The Duality of Leadership

2. This is How to Become a Thought Leader at Work

3. 5 Things to Keep in Mind When Giving Critical Feedback

4. 10 Habits to Help You Be Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise This Year

5. Why You Should Change Your Focus from Perfection to Excellence

Here are the top 10 stories that people viewed the most since…

Leaders must juggle short-term and long-term thinking

The duality of leadership
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“Leadership is a choice, not a position.” — Stephen Covey, an American educator, author, businessman, and keynote speaker

Every day, leaders have a challenge on where to spend their time and energy. They have a problem concentrating on the immediate while also thinking about long-term objectives.

Leaders must focus on…

When you become a thought leader, you can become the face and voice of your company

This is how to become a thought leader at work
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Thought leaders inspire change and solve problems. They have a strong reputation for being leaders at their companies and in their field of work. They position themselves as forward-thinkers who can earn trust with their colleagues, customers, and prospects.

Thought leadership is an excellent way to position yourself as an…

Find out how to best to do it in a hybrid work world

5 things to keep in mind when giving critical feedback
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“Feedback is the breakfast of champions.” — Ken Blanchard, an American author, business consultant, and motivational speaker

Many managers don’t like giving negative feedback.

In today’s stressful and high-anxiety environment, it can be challenging for managers to have crucial conversations with their team.

In today’s hybrid work world ushered in…

Hint: better manage expectations

How to improve your emotional intelligence
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Can managing expectations improve your emotional intelligence? Did you know that people get emotional when expectations are not met? Did you know how powerful expectations are and how often they are not communicated?

If you want to improve your emotional intelligence, you must understand the power of expectations.

Common expectations…

Are you stressed by how much you must do at work? These tips can help you

3 simple ways to successfully alleviate your workload stress
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“If stress burned calories, I’d be a supermodel.” — Unknown

If your workload stresses you out, make sure you let your boss and colleagues know. Together, you can determine what tasks can be reassigned or put off until later.

Stress is part of work, but you shouldn’t feel overwhelmed.


Find out why perfection is different than excellence and how that makes all the difference

Why you should change your focus from perfection to excellence
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“I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence I can reach for; perfection is God’s business.” — Michael J. Fox, a Canadian actor

Perfection. Some people strive to be perfect in everything they do. They want things to be just perfect.

The thing with perfection is that it’s…

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