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9 Tips for Managing Cultural Differences in International Projects - Insights from the Middle East

In our globalized world, international projects are common. Here are 9 tips, inspired by the Middle East, for navigating cultural differences effectively.

The Power of Emotional Intelligence at Work

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is essential for personal and professional success, involving self-awareness, self-regulation, self-motivation, empathy, and social skills. It positively impacts leadership, communication, conflict resolution, team dynamics, customer relations, and personal growth.

The Role of Leadership in Employee Recognition

Employee recognition, driven by leadership, is essential for workplace success. Overcoming challenges like time constraints and biases involves training, consistency, and fostering a culture of appreciation, creating an environment where employees feel valued and committed to the organization's success.

Empowering Female Leaders in the Middle East: Success Stories & Lessons Learned

Discover the inspiring success stories and valuable lessons learned from female leaders in the Middle East as they shatter barriers and redefine gender norms. From technology to finance and entrepreneurship, these women are paving the way for a more inclusive and empowered future in the region.

The Challenges of Leading Diverse Teams: Tips for Inclusive Leadership

Leadership isn't without its challenges. In this blog, we explore how you can make your leadership practice more inclusive to encourage diversity in your team.

5 of the Most Influential Women in Leadership

It is International Women's Day and we are taking a look at some of the most influential women in Management & Leadership, who helped shape the world of work.

A Guide to CMI Management Qualifications

CMI qualifications are recognised and respected by employers around the world. This blog serves as a comprehensive guide for the CMI Management & Leadership qualifications.

Acacia Launches New CMI Management & Leadership Courses

Acacia Learning is excited to announce the expansion of our professional qualifications with the launch of our globally recognised management and leadership qualifications with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

5 Essential Skills for First Line Managers

Being a manager is not an easy job, however, it's an extremely rewarding one and crucial to every workplace. Find out the five skills we deem essential for all first-line managers.

Management vs Leadership: What is the Difference?

It's true that management and leadership tend to go hand in hand, however, they do vary considerably. In this blog, we explore the difference between both professions and how to improve and enhance your leadership and management skills.