Leadership Skills & Management

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Featured Leadership Skills & Management Guides

Effective Leadership Redefined: From Smart to Wise
Understanding effective leadership is the difference between knowledge and wisdom. Find out how you can be a better leader with these expert insights.
The Seven Compelling Traits of a Magnetic Leader
Want to know what makes for magnetic leadership in the workplace? Here are the seven key traits that can separate you from the pack.
A manager communicating with teammates who are dialing into a video app, illustrating a hybrid workforce.
How to Manage a Hybrid Workforce
If you implement these best practices for managing your hybrid workforce, you’re likely to boost employee morale, performance, and retention.
The workforce of the future will be more diverse, more remote, and more reliant on skills training.
Preparing Your Business for the Workforce of the Future
Brace yourself for the workforce of the future: 5 trends employers need to consider when devising future hiring and workforce strategies to ensure growth.
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How to manage your team during a crisis
Usually, managing a team during a crisis is about how to handle the chaos after a category 5 hurricane or massive flooding—a weather emergency. But now the world is in the midst of a pandemic, and thousands of workers are managing people under conditions that previously only existed in disaster movies. However, the lessons of managing in a crisis can be applied to the situation with the novel coronavirus as well. Try these strategies to mange your team under stressful conditions.
Writing a recommendation letter: Format and suggestions
One of the best types of references for job seekers is a personal letter of recommendation. Learn about recommendation letter format, style, and other tips.

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How to Manage a Hybrid Workforce
If you implement these best practices for managing your hybrid workforce, you’re likely to boost employee morale, performance, and retention.
Preparing Your Business for the Workforce of the Future
Brace yourself for the workforce of the future: 5 trends employers need to consider when devising future hiring and workforce strategies to ensure growth.
How to manage your team during a crisis
Usually, managing a team during a crisis is about how to handle the chaos after a category 5 hurricane or massive flooding—a weather emergency. But now the world is in the midst of a pandemic, and thousands of workers are managing people under conditions that previously only existed in disaster movies. However, the lessons of managing in a crisis can be applied to the situation with the novel coronavirus as well. Try these strategies to mange your team under stressful conditions.
Writing a recommendation letter: Format and suggestions
One of the best types of references for job seekers is a personal letter of recommendation. Learn about recommendation letter format, style, and other tips.
Strategies for better leadership hiring
Great leaders can have a profound effect on the success of your business. Learn about ways to improve your leadership hiring at Monster.com.
The Seven Compelling Traits of a Magnetic Leader
Want to know what makes for magnetic leadership in the workplace? Here are the seven key traits that can separate you from the pack.
It’s 2017 – So Why Aren’t there More Women CEOs?
Despite gains women have made in the workplace and in society in general, there are too few women CEOs. We explore the reasons why and some possible fixes.
Your Workforce: The Most Important Asset You’re Not Maintaining
If you think your employees are expendable, then you may be headed for a crash. You should always maintain your workforce--your most important asset.

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Flexible Scheduling for Today’s Seasonal Workers
Providing flexible sheduling for your seasonal workers will help keep them happy, engaged, and performing their best. We'll show you how to implement it.
11 tips for creating a modern work dress code
A well-crafted work dress code can help elevate the tone in your workplace while respecting individuality. Let Monster.com help get you started.
Management Horror Stories and Spooky Leadership
Here are some management horror stories and tales of spooky leadership, such as failing to understand employees' values, to help you avoid these missteps.
What Is It that You Intend to Communicate?
Before you engage with your employees, ask yourself what you're actually trying to convey. Here are some interpersonal communication tips for managers.
Management styles for a millennial workforce
Employers looking to hire and retain quality millennials may need to rethink their management styles. Get started at Monster.com.
Choosing the best leadership style — 5 types to get you started
No one can agree on the best leadership style overall, but it should be one that fits your company's needs. Find the right leaders for your company today.
Be a Better Leader: Master the Art of Storytelling
To be a better leader, master the art of storytelling. Author Herminia Ibarra discusses how to incorporate storytelling into your management style.
The Path to Boost Workplace Productivity in 2015
Author Kory Kogon shares her expert tips for how to get the most out of your employees and boost productivity, including the importance of prioritization.