The Power of Trust

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A 2016 survey of CEOs by PWC showed that a strong majority of business leaders — 55%— believe a lack of trust in the workplace constitutes a foundational threat to … [Read more...]

Overcoming A, B, C Employee Ratings: Response to Wall Street Journal Article from 2/21/07

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The Wall Street Journal article is greatly appreciated because it highlights what occurs when an employee rating system is poorly implemented and used in organizations.  … [Read more...]

Optimize yourself. Optimize your organization!

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      Join us for The Human Element® - Experience an exploration of leadership and organizational transformation through a dynamic interactive … [Read more...]

A Tale of Two Managers (The Reality of Up and Coming Leaders)

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This is a tale of two managers.  One committed suicide; the other young up and coming leader is helping a 79 year old business man learn to use Facebook. Millennials … [Read more...]

Secrets to Engaging Your Team and Producing Success

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Most of us realize that in order for our organization to realize the potential success we know is possible, a strategic plan must be in place.  Common knowledge, … [Read more...]

Employee Accountability In The Workplace

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The mind and heart can envision and feel great things, but so many times there is a disconnect in where we are today vs. where we desire to be. While there are many … [Read more...]

Effective Communication Skills for Business Success

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  In this “Drive Through With Don”, he discusses two different teams and the effect communication had on the success of the businesses. One team was … [Read more...]

Effective Communication and Better Listening Skills

Effective Listening Is Critical

When most people think of communication, they think about talking and passing along information, advice or opinions.  Effective communication also involves actively … [Read more...]

Poor Communication Skills in the Workplace is Costly

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Poor Communication costs you, both professionally and personally. One source estimates employee misunderstandings cost organizations $37 billion per year.  … [Read more...]