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Influencing Your Team's Culture

Connie Dieken | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business
Connie Dieken

As a leader, you shape the culture of your team. You have the opportunity - and responsibility - to transform a collection of individuals into a high-performing group.

The Aurora Shootings and the Mean World Syndrome

David Ropeik | Posted 09.24.2012 | Crime
David Ropeik

Does violence in media lead to violence in the real world? If we think the world is a 'mean' and violent and unsafe place, the kind of world we see again and again in both the news and so much entertainment media, we live our lives accordingly.

Feeling rotten about being left out of happy hour

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Irene, I was so glad to find this blog. This past year, I've gone through a breakup with a group of work friends and it continues to sting....

The SEC Chose Its Charges Wisely Against Goldman

Charles H. Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Charles H. Green

The SEC chose to charge Goldman Sachs with something that's not only illegal, but resonates easily with Main Street as also being unethical. This is a welcome sign -- a charge that at least tries to re-unite the legal and the ethical.

The High Cost of Mistrust

Judith M. Bardwick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Judith M. Bardwick

Trust may be the single most critical building block underlying effectiveness. Without trust, leaders are impotent because they do not have followers.

A breakdown of trust: When long-time friends fight over a guy

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Dr. Levine, For the past six to eight months I've had two friendships deteriorate. Jillian had been my friend for about 15 years. We ...

Owning Up

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Sometimes people believe they need to obtain closure from another person before they sever a friendship. This isn't true.