Michelle Bennett

Michelle Bennett is a seasoned marketer with extensive experience leading high-performing teams for higher education organizations. She is able to live out her passion for learning, leadership development, and the customer experience as the Chief Marketing Officer for Niagara Institute.

A Manager’s Perspective on the Performance Management Cycle

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A Manager’s Perspective on the Performance Management Cycle

The term performance management may bring a shiver down your spine, as it did mine when I first started in management. Many managers, myself...

Do You Have a Toxic Work Environment? How To Spot It and Take Action

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Do You Have a Toxic Work Environment? How To Spot It and Take Action

From stories in the news to conversations with friends, most of us have heard horror stories about work environments where yelling, undermining,...

How To Be a Good Manager A 30-Day Roadmap for Leaders

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How To Be a Good Manager: A 30-Day Roadmap for Leaders

Getting promoted and receiving a management position is the first step in becoming a leader. However, being a good manager will take much more than a...

26 Quotes About Improving Processes That Will Inspire Change

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26 Quotes About Improving Processes That Will Inspire Change

Broken, outdated, and inefficient processes can cost your team and business time and money. Unsurprisingly, improving processes can fall to the...

People Leadership in 2023

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People Leadership is Harder Now Than Ever. Here’s Why.

The way we work has changed - forever. Granted, even before the events of 2020, the way businesses operated, employees worked, and leaders led was...

Does Your Direct Report Have Leadership Potential? 14 Signs They Do

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Does Your Direct Report Have Leadership Potential? 14 Signs They Do

Being an effective leader requires going beyond meeting deadlines and achieving goals. The best leaders understand they play a critical role in...

Most Effective Leadership Style During Change Initiatives

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What is the Most Effective Leadership Style During Change?

Change in the workplace takes on many forms. It can be a significant, organizational-wide transformation or an isolated initiative where the change...

10 Change Management Tools and Tips You Need To Know About

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10 Change Management Tools and Tips You Need To Know About

Whether spearheading the change or implementing it with your team when tasked with organizational change management, it can be hard to know where to...

What Your First-Line Manager Training May Be Missing

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What Your First-Line Manager Training May Be Missing

It’s undeniable the importance and impact first-line managers have. For good or bad, these managers significantly influence employee motivation,...

16 Stealworthy Team Meeting Ideas

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17 Stealworthy Team Meeting Ideas

We’ve all been part of one from time to time. It’s the dreaded unproductive meeting. If you find that your team meetings could use a refresh, we’ve...

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