Google and Yale Study Shows Experientially Diverse Teams Yield Productive Chaos

hiring for team fit

When we think of efficiency, we tend to picture something mechanical like a train--a well-tuned system that chugs along, each part working in unison, creating a beast of … [Read more...]

Create and Cultivate Great Culture to Secure High Performance

Company culture seems to be a widely circulated term, but one that few people clearly understand. Culture is the ‘good stuff” in an organization that makes … [Read more...]

Dean Smith Shows Why Inclusive Leadership of Diverse Teams Fosters Creativity and Flexibility

wooing key employees

Dean Smith began his long and historic coaching career at the University of North Carolina in 1961, at the tender age of 30, but already with a long history of compassion … [Read more...]

How Helping Employees Maintain a Work-Life Balance Can Strengthen Teams Within Your Company

helping employees maintain a work-life balance

WellStar Health System in Atlanta, Georgia is a great place to work. And it’s not just the not-for-profit health group’s 14,000 employees who think so. For two years … [Read more...]

Critical Aspects For Creating A Successful, High Performing Team

Have you ever been a part of a TEAM, a true team? Whether it is in your profession, an athletic team, or in your community, chances are that if you have, you remember the … [Read more...]

The Rule of 44 For Hiring “A” Players

We believe that hiring “A” players is the most important job within an organization and it can be one of the biggest challenges. To get and keep your top performers, … [Read more...]

Communicate More Effectively With Your Team By Following “The Platinum Rule”

The Golden Rule is something I hear about quite often: “do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” I grew up with that rule, but over the years, it has … [Read more...]

What Millennials Want in the Workplace: How to Create a Company Culture in Which the Younger Generation Can Thrive

Get ready to share the office with even more members of the internet-savvy, selfie-loving generation. According to Pew Research Center, millennials now represent the … [Read more...]

Communication is Key

In this week's video blog our expert guide, Don Hadley, discusses the important role communication plays, whether a business is growing exponentially or … [Read more...]

Culture Trumps Strategy

Organizations may have tremendous leaders and key employees with great talent and who produce powerful results while continually upgrading their … [Read more...]