Becoming a mentor to someone and watching their success grow is one of the greatest joys of being a leader. The ability to share your knowledge and experience with others can be a valuable learning tool for you, the mentor, just as much as the protege. Learning to become an amazing mentor is worth every second of your time.  In fact, at Evil Genius, we believe that one of the

Delegation is key to success, and you know that. So, you handed over a task or project to your team to get it done, but you’re so invested in the outcome that it’s hard to resist the urge to control everything that happens. This is called micromanaging, and it won’t help if you want to scale a successful business.  The truth is this: If you’re repeatedly peering over their shoulder

No matter what business you’re in, if your business employs people, there’s a chance that staff burnout will become a challenge at some point if it hasn’t already. Dealing with staff burnout as an effective leader means getting honest with yourself and your team, which can get tricky. But it’s worth it to avoid disengaged employees, subpar work performance, and high turnover.   Let’s dive a little deeper into the importance

Most people love the idea of a fresh start, and every time the calendar flips from one year to the next, we’re given the chance to look back and find opportunities for improvement. A New Year’s Resolution can be a powerful tool: you’ve made an earnest commitment to perform better on something that you care about. But New Year’s Resolutions are often easier said that done. CNN reports, “40% of

Ten years ago, the US was still inching its way out of a recession and many of the companies that we know so well didn’t even exist. Thanks to massive growth in all things internet and a revolution in online customer engagement, leaders now have a whole new platform to gain tremendous traction and grow business quickly. Some couldn’t handle the public pressure this decade, some grew and fell just

Casey Jade, Teresa Moore, and Pebbles Franco return to give advice so you don’t give up on your goals. We talk about using management skills when we feel overwhelmed by our businesses. We also discuss how applying effective leadership and management skills can help us make time for ourselves and provide for our needs. Don’t Give Up on Your Goals Casey Jade, Teresa Moore and Pebbles Franco all return to

I can’t put my phone down! Electronic devices are incredible tools but often take up our valuable time. In this video, we show how you can use effective leadership and management skills to make your phone work for you instead of you working for your phone. You’ll learn to use your management skills to build strategies for fighting digital addiction. The tips in this video will help you get the

Finding a home that fits your lifestyle can be challenging even if you know exactly what you’re looking for. Pebbles Franco from Top Tier Realty joins us today to talk about how she helps families find the perfect home to meet their goals. We talk about how she developed her management skills by being involved in all aspects of the real estate business. We also discuss how critical effective leadership

I’m always distracted! If you feel that way, you’re not alone. Distractions are a part of life at home and in business. In this video, we show how you can use effective leadership and management skills to avoid three of the most common types of distractions. You’ll learn how even those of us with the most solid management skills distract ourselves. The tips in this video will help you get

Building support for a nonprofit is a challenge even if you have a lot of resources to work with. Teresa Moore, Executive Director of Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada joins us today to talk about how she faces that challenge. how she developed management skills that helped her restructure the organization to serve more families. We also discuss the importance of effective leadership and management skills in running a