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Revolving Door: How To Hire And Keep The Best In The Business

Daniel Victory | Posted 07.12.2016 | Business
Daniel Victory

Keeping your rockstar talent and taking them seriously will help with longevity. Be as fierce in getting them as you are in keeping them.

Scaling A Startup? Steer Clear Of 4 Common Pitfalls

Jean Brownhill Lauer | Posted 06.17.2016 | Business
Jean Brownhill Lauer

When a company makes the jump from one round of funding to another, a huge celebration is usually in order. Your pitch has paid off, you've got new partners on board, and the race is on to use your newfound and hard-earned resources to hire up and scale the business.

These 7 Questions Will Change The Way You Lead Forever

James Carbary | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
James Carbary

Coaching is one of the most powerful leadership and sales tools.

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part III: Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Improving Lives via Microfinancing

O'Brien Browne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In this interview, co-author Pamina Mullins and I speak to Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Chief Executive Officer and founder of K-finance Limited, a microfinan...

43rd edition of the United Nations Inter- Agency Games: Reviving the Olympic values and strengthening team building and spirit

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 05.24.2016 | Impact
Gaia Paradiso

The history of the UN Inter-Agency Games traces back to 1968, when the "Commission des Sports de l'Association du Personnel de l'UNESCO" organized an omnisports meeting in Paris against a team from UN Geneva.

5 Musts for Epic Team Building

Doug A. Sandler | Posted 05.18.2016 | Business
Doug A. Sandler

It's not what you do or even how you do your team building, but it is the sheer fact that you are doing it that creates an impact. Team building does just that, it builds your team.

How to Avoid the Free Rider Problem in Teams

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 05.16.2016 | Business
Tom Vander Ark

There's always a team member that doesn't pull their weight. In economics this is called a free rider problem--people who benefit from resources they ...

6 Ways to Build (and Keep!) a Great Team

Brenda Della Casa | Posted 05.16.2016 | Business
Brenda Della Casa

Building a great team is more than simply hiring the right people: you've got to make an effort to go beyond managing and motivate.

Building Better Teams

Brian Hughes | Posted 05.13.2016 | Business
Brian Hughes

Image Source: PhotoDune A few years ago Google became interested in their team building operations. Can a perfect team ever be built, they wondered. ...

Abilities: Get This Right & Your Business Will Soar

Kelly Hager | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
Kelly Hager

When building business, the difference between profit and loss is: people, systems and models. Evolution occurs when you surround yourself with the b...

The Secret to Being a Leader During Times of Great Change

Brian Whetten | Posted 04.06.2016 | Business
Brian Whetten

Authentic Leaders focus on the purposes they support and the people they serve. This isn't to say that they're martyrs, that they're weak, or that they're never thinking of themselves. Authentic Leaders build strong relationships that work for everyone.

Just Say No to Trust Falls!

Brian Hughes | Posted 03.04.2016 | Business
Brian Hughes

Let's be honest: most team building activities are anything but fun or enjoyable. Corporate retreats often fall victim to the most clichéd activiti...

The importance of building trust

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 03.03.2016 | Business
Naphtali Hoff

"The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led -- is trust, and trust is based on integr...

Why We Invite Our Entire Team (and Their Families) to Our Annual Meeting

Jim Pickell | Posted 03.01.2016 | Business
Jim Pickell

I have recently published this blog in the 'CEO World Magazine', and would like to share it with you here to get your thoughts (direct link to CEO Wor...

Ask the Etiquette Expert: Dealing With Office Cliques

Diane Gottsman | Posted 02.10.2016 | Business
Diane Gottsman

I am often asked how to handle friendships in the workplace that may feel somewhat elite. When there's a small number of officemates who do everything...

Riding for Tomorrow: Relationships Over Results

Elin Barton | Posted 03.08.2016 | Business
Elin Barton

By nature I'm not a patient person. I like seeing results, and my preferred timeframe is generally "now". Give me a problem and I immediately want to...

Rebuilding -- The First Year Back

Kelly Hager | Posted 02.03.2016 | Women
Kelly Hager

So, What happened the first year out of a coma? After you re-learn how to walk, talk, see, remember (memory was a massive problem) and your brain starts to function again, what are the next steps?

Koreans Look To Mock Funerals To Curb High Suicide Rates

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 12.15.2015 | World

Death experience programs in South Korea encourage people to embrace life -- by asking them to lie in a coffin and think about what it would mean to d...

Can Your Team Truly Stand the Test of Time?

Sarah Deane | Posted 11.11.2015 | Business
Sarah Deane

While at an event the other night, I got talking about this challenge with an accomplished colleague of mine, Tiffany Liu, whom I have always admired for her leadership qualities. She had a lot of valuable insights from her experiences, and a unique take that was different to what I usually heard in leadership meetings or summits.

Signs of an Impending Bozo Explosion

Shawn Hunter | Posted 10.06.2015 | Business
Shawn Hunter

It's true that often those who are the most assertive in their own promotion and compensation get what they ask for. But their promotion doesn't necessarily make them more effective leaders.

My Secret to Losing 20 Pounds

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 07.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Hamady

Five months ago, my husband and I made a decision to lose 20 pounds in 20 weeks. For both of us, having a child had taken its toll. We were beyond p...

As Communication Improves, Culture Improves, as Does the Bottom Line -- 4 Tools That Make a Difference

Amy Rees Anderson | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Amy Rees Anderson

In order to be a successful company you must create an environment that encourages the contribution and open sharing of information.

Hiring Guru: 42nd Street Photo Hiring for Over 50 Years

David Jensen | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
David Jensen

Right off, its owner Elliot Braha proudly told me the storied history of 42nd Street Photo.

Hiring Guru: Luis Namnum of Occidental Vacation Club Reviews Hiring for Service

David Jensen | Posted 06.26.2016 | Business
David Jensen

Luis Namnum serves as President of Occidental Vacation Club, a division of Occidental Hotels & Resorts and is an active member of the Board of America...

Ask These 3 Questions to Power-Up Your Meetings

Alex Budak | Posted 06.10.2016 | Business
Alex Budak

Rather than accepting stale, vapid and mind-numbing meetings as a way of life, consider adding in these three questions to transform a meeting into an hour of team building, professional growth, and value reinforcement.