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Spring Cleaning – out with the bad habits in with the new   Spring is nearly here and with it comes spring cleaning.  Out with the old and in with the new.  Time to get rid of the stuff that doesn’t work anymore and...

Spring Cleaning – out with the bad habits in with the new

Spring Cleaning – out with the bad habits in with the new   Spring is nearly here and with it comes spring cleaning.  Out with the old and in with the new.  Time to get rid of the stuff that doesn’t work anymore and...

Don’t Dull your Senses to Diversity Best-selling author and communications expert, Kelly McDonald, will be joining us on March 19th with her dynamic presentation “How to Lead People Not Like You.” This dovetails nicely with our recent blog about diversity (you can check it...

Don’t Dull your Senses to Diversity

Don’t Dull your Senses to Diversity Best-selling author and communications expert, Kelly McDonald, will be joining us on March 19th with her dynamic presentation “How to Lead People Not Like You.” This dovetails nicely with our recent blog about diversity (you can check it...

Make Time for a Second Look at Your Goals It’s that time of year. The time of year when everyone has forgotten the goals they set or have gotten too busy to stay focused. We would agree that goal setting is a very important...

Make Time for a Second Look at Your Goals

Make Time for a Second Look at Your Goals It’s that time of year. The time of year when everyone has forgotten the goals they set or have gotten too busy to stay focused. We would agree that goal setting is a very important...

Diversity in the Workplace is More than Just Black or White It's 2019 and diversity in the work place is less of a “what-if” and more of a “must have.” Diversity in the workplace should be celebrated, and inclusion should be common practice at...

Diversity in the Workplace is More than Just Black or White

Diversity in the Workplace is More than Just Black or White It's 2019 and diversity in the work place is less of a “what-if” and more of a “must have.” Diversity in the workplace should be celebrated, and inclusion should be common practice at...

Innovation Check for Business Leaders February 5th we will welcome Tamara Kleinberg for “Moving at the Speed of Innovation.” In February, our Leadership Series™ will welcome TED Talk-alum and LaunchStreet founder, Tamara Kleinberg. We are really looking forward to spending time with Tamara and...

Innovation Check for Business Leaders

Innovation Check for Business Leaders February 5th we will welcome Tamara Kleinberg for “Moving at the Speed of Innovation.” In February, our Leadership Series™ will welcome TED Talk-alum and LaunchStreet founder, Tamara Kleinberg. We are really looking forward to spending time with Tamara and...

How Will Your Leadership Team Respond when Mayhem Strikes   Remember that adage that compares people to tea bags as you never know how strong they are until they are in hot water? Well, what if your company was in hot water? How strong...

How Will Your Leadership Team Respond when Mayhem Strikes

How Will Your Leadership Team Respond when Mayhem Strikes   Remember that adage that compares people to tea bags as you never know how strong they are until they are in hot water? Well, what if your company was in hot water? How strong...

Employee engagement can be another one of those nebulous concepts that you hear everywhere but might not fully connect with.  Engagement speaks to your company’s specific goals and values and how you translate that to your team.  Do you think your employees know and...

Why does employee engagement matter?

Employee engagement can be another one of those nebulous concepts that you hear everywhere but might not fully connect with.  Engagement speaks to your company’s specific goals and values and how you translate that to your team.  Do you think your employees know and...

As you research training programs for your team, you are likely inundated with confusing ideas and industry terminology like “cultural alignment” “high-impact learning” “upskilling” and many more.  What does this all mean?  Believe it or not, it’s not just bogus fluff designed to confuse...

What does “Leadership Series” mean

As you research training programs for your team, you are likely inundated with confusing ideas and industry terminology like “cultural alignment” “high-impact learning” “upskilling” and many more.  What does this all mean?  Believe it or not, it’s not just bogus fluff designed to confuse...

When people say, “I have a great team”, what do they mean? They like everyone on the team? They all communicate well? Everyone pulls their own weight? Perhaps they jump in and help one another. People are accountable and reliable. I think it’s D,...

Is Your Team Making or Breaking Your Organization?

When people say, “I have a great team”, what do they mean? They like everyone on the team? They all communicate well? Everyone pulls their own weight? Perhaps they jump in and help one another. People are accountable and reliable. I think it’s D,...

Workplace distractions are on the rise. They are happening, we are falling into them and we need some solutions! For us to properly solve, squash, combat, these distractions, let’s figure out what we’re facing. When asked to name the biggest productivity killers in the...

Workplace Distractions Are on the Rise

Workplace distractions are on the rise. They are happening, we are falling into them and we need some solutions! For us to properly solve, squash, combat, these distractions, let’s figure out what we’re facing. When asked to name the biggest productivity killers in the...

Narcissist, egomaniac, boaster, call it what you will. We’ve all worked under one, with one or mentored one. “No workplace is immune to the self-absorbed and self-important employee”. We’re bringing in opinions, experience, and tools to avoid being derailed by such behavior no matter...

Narcissist, Egomaniac, Boaster, Call it What You Will.

Narcissist, egomaniac, boaster, call it what you will. We’ve all worked under one, with one or mentored one. “No workplace is immune to the self-absorbed and self-important employee”. We’re bringing in opinions, experience, and tools to avoid being derailed by such behavior no matter...

Before you jump ship, I want to convince you that there is real hope for feedback…if we can find the courage to confront it that is. Let me first disclose my stance on this so that you know what you’re getting yourself into before...

Face Your Fear of Feedback

Before you jump ship, I want to convince you that there is real hope for feedback…if we can find the courage to confront it that is. Let me first disclose my stance on this so that you know what you’re getting yourself into before...

There seems to have been a shift in the roles and responsibilities of a leader. Words such as care, empathy, compassion, and LOVE were not to be spoken while behind the doors of a workplace. Not only are leaders now supposed to practice pathos,...

Ready, Set, Start Moving Mountains

There seems to have been a shift in the roles and responsibilities of a leader. Words such as care, empathy, compassion, and LOVE were not to be spoken while behind the doors of a workplace. Not only are leaders now supposed to practice pathos,...

We are always trying to crack the code. How can I become skinny in 3 hours, how do I get promoted in 2 weeks? Let me help you. We can’t…we can’t just do it, or become it. Progress and growth take time, effort and...

Cracking the Code to Great Leadership

We are always trying to crack the code. How can I become skinny in 3 hours, how do I get promoted in 2 weeks? Let me help you. We can’t…we can’t just do it, or become it. Progress and growth take time, effort and...

Do you think productivity is really an issue in the workplace? Are there things that we are doing daily that have become a norm but should really be classified as workplace sabotage? In case you are still thinking…the answer is YES. And here is...

The Pesky Workplace Saboteur

Do you think productivity is really an issue in the workplace? Are there things that we are doing daily that have become a norm but should really be classified as workplace sabotage? In case you are still thinking…the answer is YES. And here is...

Workplace culture seems to be THE topic of the hour. Why? Culture is complex. It is easy to recognize a non-inclusive or toxic culture, but finding your way to a “good culture” is the hard part. There are easier issues to fix so the attention is...

Shining the Light on Workplace Culture

Workplace culture seems to be THE topic of the hour. Why? Culture is complex. It is easy to recognize a non-inclusive or toxic culture, but finding your way to a “good culture” is the hard part. There are easier issues to fix so the attention is...