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Friday Finds - Why People Quit, McDonald's, and The American Workplace

Photo by Taylor Nicole on Unsplash

Photo by Taylor Nicole on Unsplash

Every week I want to help you grow as a leader. Enjoy today's articles!

You're Better Off Working at McDonald's Than Working in Your Business by Danny Iny via Inc.

What's one of the most overlooked costs by business leaders? Wasted time. In this fascinating (and shockingly accurate) article, Danny Iny describes why leaders need to start budgeting their time as if it's costing them... because it is. 

Why I Should Have Listened To My 21-Year-Old Friend's Business Advice by William Vanderbloemen via Forbes

Oftentimes leaders and entrepreneurs can be so entrenched in finding the 'next big thing', they don't see that the best solution for their organization is right in front of them. My friend William Vanderbloemen explains his personal experience with this tendency and provides some tips for more effective leadership.

Why Do Employees Quit Their Managers? Here's the No. 1 Reason in a Short Sentence by Marcel Schwantes via Inc.

In this eye-opening piece, Marcel Schwantes reveals the reason why some employees love going to work, and others dread even the thought of showing up. This insight it truly invaluable to all leaders, regardless of how many people on their team. 

This Is The Current State Of The American Workplace by Lydia Dishman via Fast Company

Need a quick update on the state of America's current workplace? Look no further than this article by Lydia Dishman. It's jam-packed with data on everything from best company culture to remote officing.  

What are some articles you've read recently? Let me know in the comments below.