Category Archive: Leadership

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    Kiddie Academy® unveils new brand, logo in 2014!

    Kiddie Academy®, a leader in education-based child care, recently unveiled their new logo to the community. With an academic focus that will expand visibility, the updated brand represents learning through fun and the leadership position Kiddie Academy holds within the educational child care industry. “The Kiddie Academy brand is strong and growing,” says President Greg […]

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    Is There an Entrepreneur Inside You?

    10 Signs That Point to YES While certain aspects of owning a business can be learned, many entrepreneurial tendencies are innate. Are bosses born, not made? If you’re driven to take charge, love to be challenged, and are comfortable being responsible for your own successes (and failures), you may never be satisfied until you’re the […]

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    Leadership Tips Series

    You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy a special treat.  A recent study by the Society for Human Resource Management shows that employees are looking for overt examples of their employer’s appreciation. Leadership Tip # 9: Show Appreciation Be surprising.  In addition to formal review programs, plan simple treats for your team to […]

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    Would You Work for You? Leadership Tips

    Kiddie Academy Leadership Tips -Day 8 Tip #8: Set Goals Set goals.  Your team is ready and willing to be inspired and challenged — just like you. Expect employees to work toward specific goals, and reward their efforts with appropriate financial and lifestyle perks.

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    Leadership Series: Week Two

    Tip #6 in our Leadership Series: Clarity is Key Be clear and concise.  Take every opportunity to simplify a process or experience in your business.  Whether in contracts, instructions or daily email, clarity is a valuable tool.  

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    Would You Work For You? Business Leadership Tips

    Kiddie Academy Business Leadership Tip Series – Part Five Leadership Tip #5: Get Excited!! Get excited! You chose to open a business you care about. Don’t be afraid to let your passion show. Enthusiasm can be very refreshing — and contagious.

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    Becoming a Business Leader: Tip # 4

    Day Four of Business Leadership Tips from Kiddie Academy: Leadership Tip #4:   Respond — to customers, vendors, employees, and anyone who may have an impact on your success.  For example, answer all inquiries from your website and social media pages — promptly.

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    Leadership Tip #3

    The next installment of our series of Leadership Tips for Entrepreneurs.  Please feel free to add your tips in the comments below. Leadership Tip #3 Give credit. Look for successes in your team and recognize them. A culture of shared accomplishments builds morale and inspires others.

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    Leadership Tip #2

    The next in our series of Leadership Tips for business owners.  Leadership Tip #2 Be real, all the time.  You’ll earn your team’s respect when you are transparent, honest, and genuine in everything you do. If you make a blunder, own it and learn from it.    

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