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The Giraffe Blog will provide food for thought on crucial topics that impact and influence how people work together. Here, you’ll find fresh perspectives, actionable HR tips and development ideas to help everyone – from senior managers to new employees.

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Don’t Take Succession Planning Lightly!

Did you know that many organizations are unprepared for leadership transitions? This can spell disaster for business operations, employee engagement, and productivity. I’m Vas, co-founder...
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Healing Workplace Friction

Why does poor communication happen in the first place? Sometimes it’s as simple as misunderstandings or differences in communication styles. Other times, it’s the result...
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Crisis Management and Thinking Ahead 

The ability to guide and motivate your team during times of uncertainty or crisis is an invaluable skill as a leader. Being agile is incredibly...
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A Positive Mindset Creates a Healthy Work Culture

A sunny and kind disposition is contagious! People want to be around others who inspire a positive outlook. Positive attitudes at work influence higher trust,...
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What do People Look for In a Leader?

Understanding what people look for in a leader can be helpful on the journey of continuous improvement, and creating stronger teams. Let’s dive into some...
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4 Things to Keep in Mind When Starting a New Role

Joining a new team can be both refreshing and daunting! This is a new beginning with so much potential to make an impact and grow...
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The Company Cultures that Attract Talent

Company culture seems to be a hot topic these days, but what does it look like in practical application? We understand company culture as the...
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Why Management Roles are Becoming Less Attractive

A recent study by Visier found that younger workers no longer seek management roles. Companies across industries are struggling to fill management roles, and it’s...
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How Leaders Are Using AI In The Workplace 

In our rapidly evolving business landscape, leaders are increasingly turning to AI to embrace innovation, increase efficiency, and drive success. Let’s talk about how forward-thinking...
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The Vital Role of Emotional Intelligence in Conflict Management

In the world of corporate level disagreements there are competing aspects that contribute to collaborative and successful work environments. Not always immediately identifiable, Emotional Intelligence...
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