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Thu Dec 8, 2016

Leverage Your Leadership Skills For Motivating Employees During The Holidays

We’ve hit that window that everyone in management dreads – the spell between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. If your company is like most – it feels like most employees check out from Black Friday through to New Year’s Day. There’s less focus, less engagement and little enthusiasm to get work done. On the other end [...]

Tue Dec 6, 2016

5 Rules for More Effective Virtual Communication

Chances are that there are members of your workforce or contractors that you interact with whom you’ve never physically met. That is the reality of today’s business world. Much of what we do is via virtual communication. No longer does someone need to be in the office or even work out of an office. Communication [...]

Thu Dec 1, 2016

You Can’t Afford To Be Invisible At Work – Increase Your Visibility To Increase Credibility

Have you ever noticed that there are some people that you can’t help but notice? They stand out, take charge and command a room. They are also who you are up against for advancement opportunities at work. You can’t afford to be invisible at work. You must increase your visibility to increase credibility and get [...]

Tue Nov 29, 2016

5 Reasons Good Employees Leave

If you're lucky your organization has more than a few exceptional employees. They are the ones that you know you can count on in any situation. These employees get the job done and they do it right. You know they are on time, on point and on their way up. They are also those most likely to leave. [...]

Tue Nov 22, 2016

Want to Succeed? Be The One People Can Count On!

If you’re looking forward to 2017 and trying to plan your path to success you might be wondering what to work on. Talent is great. Hard work, knowledge and confidence are nice too. If you really want to succeed though, you need to be the one people can count on. The value of being dependable [...]

Thu Nov 17, 2016

Don’t Be The Speaker That Puts Them To Sleep – The After Lunch Keynote

We all know there are few things harder to sit through than that first speaker after lunch. You just had some overcooked chicken covered in cream sauce and a tasty dessert. The last thing you want is to sit in a semi-darkened hotel conference room and listen to a speaker who may or may not [...]

Tue Nov 15, 2016

3 Communication Tips to Radically Improve Employee Retention

A company is only as good its employees. If you want to have a company that is great than you need to know how to not only attract great employees but also how to keep them. Employee retention rates aren’t just about avoiding the high cost of employee turnover. They are also an indicator of the [...]

Thu Nov 10, 2016

Presenting Isn’t Just For The Sales and Marketing Teams

Many organizations and their employees feel that presenting and the skills required are only needed by the sales and marketing teams. That just isn’t true. Strong presentation skills are vital for everyone, from  administrative roles to those in IT. Anyone who communicates within the organization – internally or externally needs the skills to present clearly and [...]