Recent Post

2016-03-07

Employee satisfaction tied to the ability to affect change

By Jim Dawson

All businesses have challenges. But not all businesses have a strategy for turning challenges into profitable solutions. From customer relations to communications to keeping up with market changes and technology...

Read More

2016-03-07

That was horrible! what makes feedback work...or not

By David Swink

We are all on learning journeys. At work, we are learning new professional and technical skills. In our communities, we are learning to make a difference, be a good friend, neighbor, or weekend athlete.

Read More

2016-03-05

Management challenge #21 - when managing in an environment of constant change and uncertainty

By Bruce Tulgan

In the course of my work, I’ve come to know more than my share of what I call “change masters,” that is, leaders and managers with great track records of successfully leading direct-reports through minefields of change...

Read More

2016-03-03

The challenges of managing despite forces outside your control

By Bruce Tulgan

A senior production manager (I’ll call him “Skipper”) ran a team of production engineers and technicians whose specialty was customizing highly sophisticated navigational systems for vehicles...

Read More

2016-03-02

What employers must do now to drive and sustain high performance

By Kevin Martin - i4cp

All organizations need to be prepared for attrition in two key groups — high performers and those soon eligible to retire — as well as talent shortages in specific disciplines and geographies...

Read More

2016-03-01

Why leaders fail to deliver: voices from the front line

By Dr. Clinton O. Longnecker

The study identified the top 10 factors, plus a bonus factor, that cause leadership failure, which are ranked in the hierarchical order that emerged from our focus groups...

Read More