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Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

By | July 18th, 2014|Blog|

In Dr. Martyn Newman’s best selling book, “Emotional Capitalists – The New Leaders,” the consulting psychologist outlines how Emotional Intelligence (EI) contributes to our personal and workplace success. Dr. Newman identifies ten competencies that make [...]

What’s the real cost of losing an employee?

By | June 27th, 2014|Blog|

Frequent turnover, voluntary or involuntary, has a negative impact on employee morale, productivity, and company revenue. In a recent article on employee retention, Josh Bersin of Bersin by Deloitte outlined factors a business should consider [...]

The Power of Asking Questions

By | April 25th, 2014|Blog|

Brad Remillard is a consultant in the recruiting industry that speaks about best hiring practices, among other topics. Part of his advice in his “You’re Not the Person I Hired” workshop relates to how to [...]

Spring Cleaning: Create a Productive Office Environment

By | March 28th, 2014|Blog|

With the arrival of spring, many of us hang up our coats and begin to explore the outdoors more. But in the office, spring’s presence doesn’t really do much for us besides make us want [...]

2014’s Resolution – Embracing Performance Culture over Excuses

By | January 17th, 2014|Blog|

A new year is right around the corner as are another round of New Year resolutions. This year, we are going to commit to a performance culture and reject excuses and victim-based explanations for why [...]

The Benefits of Gratitude

By | December 20th, 2013|Blog|

In the midst of the holidays, we are offered the opportunity to reflect on that which we are grateful for. Gratitude, however, should be a year round celebration, where corporate and personal values blend together [...]

Keeping Your Heart Warm During the Holidays

By | December 6th, 2013|Blog|

Halloween is over and Daylight Savings has ended. Autumn has long officially begun. And now the weather changes, holiday shopping begins and families plan their gatherings. The holidays generally bring out the best in everyone. [...]

First Day Jitters: How to Create a Memorable First Day Experience for New-Hires

By | November 8th, 2013|Blog|

The first day of a new position can be both exciting and nerve-racking for a new employee. A new-hire’s first day sets the tone for not only the company’s structure and on-boarding process, but also [...]

Leaders at all levels

By | October 25th, 2013|Blog|

Jeff Immelt’s article “How to Differentiate Great Leaders from Good Leaders” is an insightful article about how to distinguish great leaders from good leaders at the top of an organization. He uses GE’s retired senior [...]