Expert Advice On Improving Your Leadership Qualities

Being in a position of leadership can seem very exciting at first – think of all the power you have right at your fingertips! But along with power comes great responsibility, responsibility which can quickly seem overwhelming. By taking the time to learn about traits of effective and fair leaders, you will be doing your company a great service.

Allow ample opportunity for your employees to offer feedback and new ideas. Although group meetings are the ideal setting for exchange of information, some employees may not feel confident offering opinions in such a public forum. Work with employees individually as well. This will help you gain trust and get some honest feedback.

Be sure that you spend some time each day out of your office, and in the midst of the workforce. Try to be a part of the group, while maintaining your leadership role. You can use this time to get to know your employees, ask questions or even join them for lunch.

Remember, no matter how good of a leader you are, you still have room for growth. You might have good ideas and think you’re perfect, but others may wish to add something, too. They may be able to provide ideas to facilitate your plans or identify issues that may arise during implementation of them.

Learn to delegate nonessential tasks to your employees. Delegation allows you to focus on the essential things that must be done to make your company successful. Additionally, delegating tasks to your employees gives them a sense of pride and ownership in the company. Although it is tempting to try to do everything yourself, delegation is beneficial to your company.

One way to become a good leader is to avoid becoming a monarch. You should have a good and talented workforce under you if you are a good leader. Just make sure to avoid creating a “throne” by setting up restrictive guidelines that are unreasonable. You need to guide your employees, but not with a bunch of parameters that are unnecessary. Influence your workers without trying to “rule” them.

Be open to new ideas, perspectives, and ways of doing things. Many companies want to constantly repeat something that has proven successful for them. There is little wrong with that, but inadvertent leaders try putting too much effort into one thing that worked. Thoughtful leadership should acknowledges success, while also recognizing that there are ways to improve.

Good leaders must finish the job. You hear many leaders brag about their projects, but many haven’t actually finished them. Those that don’t genuinely finish can lose the confidence of their clients. You must set goals and see your tasks through to completion. Remember that nothing is entirely useful until it’s finished.

Try to listen more than you indulge in talking. Being a great leader starts with listening to what your team has to say. Listen to the things your employees are saying to you. Listen to what they’re griping about and praising the company for. Learn from all your employees what they have to say about the products and the buyers. You might be surprised about what you can learn in those conversations.


When it comes to money, take the long view, if possible. Everyone wants to show quarterly profits, but if you increase short-term earnings by cutting corners on staffing and materials that staff need to get their work done, you and your company will ultimately end up being penny wise and pound foolish.

Leaders can truly make or break a company. You have a lifelong responsibility to learn as much as possible about what it means to be a successful leader. Continue your education and do everything in your power to learn more about the nuts and bolts of effective and dynamic leadership.

Want An Organic Garden? Here Are Some Tips To Try!

Many people out there are literally only a few tips away from growing their own garden. If you’ve been browsing the web looking for real-deal gardening tips straight from organic experts, then you need to read this article right now. It’s packed full of great tips that can help you grow the garden you’ve always wanted.

Try not to cause shock to your plants by gradually changing their conditions and temperature. On the first day, put them out in sunlight for about an hour or so. Over a period of several days, slowly increase the time they are allowed to stay outside. When the week is done, your plants will be ready for the big move without any problems.


Pick your fruits and vegetables first thing in the morning. A morning harvest will ensure that your produce is holding the maximum amount of moisture. Also, if you pick in the morning, this will give you a chance to eat those items that day, when they are their peak of freshness.

Grow vegetables and fruits to drink. Often overlooked yet easy to grow are items that can be made into fantastic and nutritious drinks. These berries and fruit juices can be frozen or canned or made into wine and hard cider. A well made apple wine or blueberry wine can start at $10-12 a bottle, so this can also be a profit available with the garden.

A great tip to having a fantastic garden is to be realistic. When shopping the glossy packages of seeds are very appealing, yet many of them only grow in specific climates. Be realistic to what grows in the area and do not plant items that do not grow well. It is so disappointing to plant a garden and have almost no fruits and vegetables come from it.


Try to grow only as much as you can use in your garden. After eating fresh vegetables, storing, freezing, and giving away to friends and family there is only so much that a person can use. Do not plant fifty tomato plants unless a vegetable stand is in your future because all those tomatoes will rot on the vines and will not be used.

Vegetable water makes a wonderful fertilizer. Next time you boil or steam your vegetables to eat, set aside the cooking water. This water is chock full of nutrients, and will provide a nice, nutritious boost to your garden. Make sure the water is thoroughly cooled first hot water can damage and even kill plant roots.

As you plan your garden this year, change the layout so that it’s different from where the various plants were located last year. For example, place your tomatoes in the part of the garden where the corn grew last season. This rotation of crops will help keep your soil from becoming depleted of the nutrients needed by each type of vegetable.


Procrastination leads to problems in a variety of areas, including organic gardening. Even if you’re to busy to focus on your garden’s needs each day, you could do small things that could prevent you from piling up work when you wish to work on your garden. For example, while your canine is outside going to the toilet, take the time to pull out a few weeds.

Proper information is the key to proper gardening, so make sure you take stock of the tips you’ve just read in this article. If you can successful put these tactics into action, you will benefit greatly with a full and illustrious garden that you can be proud of. Make sure you use these tips and enjoy your garden.

Universitas Medan Area Mengadakan Job Fair Tahun 2019


Universitas Medan Area mengadakan Job Fair 2019 yang diadakan pada Rabu – Kamis, 10-11 Juli 2019 di Gelanggang Mahasiswa Kampus I Universitas Medan Area Jl. Kolam No. 1 Medan Estate.

Acara dihadiri dan dibuka oleh Rektor Universitas Medan Area Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan, M.Eng, M.Sc, Wakil Rektor Bidang Kerjasama Dr. Ir. Zulheri Noer MP, Kepala PKK UMA Ahmad Prayudi SE, MM, Humas UMA Ir. Asmah Indrawat MP dan seluruh perusahaan-perusahaan BUMN hingga Swasta yang hadir membuka lowongan pekerjaan pada setiap stand yang disediakan panitia.

Job Fair adalah bursa atau pameran bagi para majikan, perekrut, dan sekolah untuk bertemu dengan para pencari kerja yang prospektif. Bursa ini biasanya diikuti oleh perusahaan atau organisasi yang menyediakan meja untuk mengumpulkan resume atau bilik tempat bertukar kartu nama. Di perguruan tinggi, bursa kerja umumnya digunakan untuk merekrut para lulusan baru.

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Penandatanganan Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Antara Universitas Medan Area dan Badan Perlindungan Konsumen Nasional (BPKN) RI beserta Seminar

Badan Perlindungan Konsumen Nasional (BPKN) RI bersama dengan Universitas Medan Area baru saja menandatangani Nota Kesepahaman (MoU) disertai dengan Seminar dengan tema, “Mendorong Perguruan Tinggi Untuk Ikut Berperan Aktif Dalam Perlindungan Konsumen”, Kamis (04/07/2019). Penandantanganan dilakukan oleh Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan, M.Eng., M.Sc selaku Rektor Universitas Medan Area dengan Rolas B. Sitinjak, SH, MH, IPC, CLA selaku Wakil Ketua BPKN RI.

Penandatanganan Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) tersebut turut disaksikan oleh Wakil Rektor Bidang Kerjasama Dr. Ir. Zulheri Noer, MP, Dekan Fakultas Hukum UMA Dr. Rizkan Zulyadi, SH., MH, Wakil Dekan Bidang Kemahasiswaan Fakultas Hukum Ridho Mubarak, S.H M.H, juga disaksikan oleh para Dosen dan Mahasiswa Fakultas Hukum UMA.

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Universitas Medan Area Dan Gelar Seminar Kamu Bitcoin & Revolusi Ekonomi Itu

Universitas Medan Area dan menandatangani nota kesepahaman kerjasama atau Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yang menguntungkan kedua pihak dan masyarakat.

Naskah MoU ditandatangani langsung Rektor UMA Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan M.Eng M.Sc dan Vinsensius Sitepu Editor in Chief of, di convention hall Kampus I UMA, Jalan Kolam Medan Estate, Sabtu 28 Juni 2019.

Penandatanganan naskah MoU disaksikan Wakil Rektor UMA Bidang Kerjasama Dr. Ir. Zulheri Noer MP, Dekan Fakultas Ekonomi Dr. H. Ihsan Effendi, M.Si, Para Dosen dan Mahasiswa dari berbagai fakultas di lingkungan Universitas Medan Area.

Rektor Universitas Medan Area dalam sambutan dan sebagai pembuka acara mengatakan di dalam era industri 4.0 ini semua sudah serba digital termasuk untuk uang sudah ada dalam bentuk digital, contohnya seperti Bitcoin adalah aset digital yang dikembangkan pada tahun 2009, aset digital ini seperti halnya emas, namun hanya tersedia di dunia digital. Konsepnya mungkin terdengar seperti eGold,’ ucap rektor.

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