February 28th, 2014

Research That Can Help You Reach Your Goals

Two editors at Harvard Business Review compiled 22 HBR articles based on current research they believe will help us reach our goals in 2014. Here are some of their postings: “Successful people do nine things differently than everyone else.” “The rest of us hold ourselves back in five major...

via Ethix
July 24th, 2013

Ethix | Business Technology, Ethics

Ethix is a publication of the Center for Integrity in Business in the School of Business and Economics at Seattle Pacific University, featuring in-depth Conversations with notable leaders.  The editors believe ethics is about more than not doing wrong or protection from mistakes; ethics is...

via Bill Peel
June 3rd, 2013

Does Your Work Really Matter?

Purposelessness is epidemic, and it's showing up in how we think and talk about our work. According to Gallup research, less than a third of Americans in the workforce are actively engaged and productive in their work. Most are disengaged, and some are actually poisoning business with their...

May 5th, 2013

An Interview with Zig Ziglar

By: Jason Karpf Motivational speaking--and related activities such as life coaching and performance training--is a vibrant industry as organizations and individuals seek new paths to productivity, prosperity and fulfillment. One man stands out as a giant in the field: Zig Ziglar, renowned...

April 23rd, 2013

“Pull rank,” or lead?

The young woman’s face grew red, although considerable time had passed since the incident she was describing. She continued,  I work at a law firm. I made a mistake and my boss yelled at me. I was humiliated. I went back to my desk, but it was two or three days before I could...

November 3rd, 2011

Blanchard Perspectives and White Papers

The Ken Blanchard Companies synthesize observations and commentary about business trends, organizational performance issues and leadership challenges in a dynamic and globalizing workplace.  Good information on the Blanchard website about leadership and management.  Registration required...

Channel(s): Leadership: Workplace