Monthly Archives: May 2012

Decision Making Skills Boost with Brain Teasers

by Holly Green Thanks to the way our brain works, we have a very strong tendency to see what we want to see and what we expect to see. This has huge implications on our decision-making skills when studying our … Continue reading

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Leadership Training Videos Support Short Training Modules

Most likely, your managers and peak performers are too busy or distracted to sit in a classroom training.  Still, they need to learn leadership and team building skills which are vital to an organization’s growth. Enter short leadership training videos. … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking Skills for Managers

Faced with global competition, pricing pressures and constantly evolving new technology, the leadership decision-making process requires managers to master critical thinking skills. But, how do you set up a good management decision-making process when you have more than a day job? … Continue reading

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Strategic Leadership Problem Solving for Innovation

by Holly Green As a strategic leader, you have many good ideas to choose from, but how do you decide which ones to implement? Here’s a problem solving technique for selecting the best ideas for your business. Recently, I wrote … Continue reading

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Creative Problem Solving For Innovative Ideas

by Holly Green Anyone can enhance their creative problem solving ability simply by understanding the underlying principles of creativity and grasping one very important rule. The creative process consists of two distinct phases — divergence and convergence. Divergence is the … Continue reading

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Managers, Is It Better to Coach or Delegate?

by Holly Green Have you ever wondered why the head of a baseball team is called the manager and the head of a basketball team is called the coach? Beyond the obvious differences between the two sports, the answer lies in how … Continue reading

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What to do about Delusional Decision-Making and Bad Behavior

Success Television email 5.6.2012 How we can delude ourselves from effective decision-making 25% off popular business training DVDs Leadership lessons from a POW Consumer Engagement trends in health care It’s the weekend so do this for fun. Just watch the … Continue reading

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Secret Service, John Edwards, Teachers Cheating! What’s up Doc?

by Lee Ellis Have you noticed the disconnect? Everyone thinks they have high ethics and honorable behavior, yet the headlines seem to indicate that our society has big problems in living and leading with honor. Shocking Behavior in the Headlines … Continue reading

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Six gorilla-sized illusions that blind side good decision-making

by Holly Green Here’s a short video clip, under two minutes. It is a fun test of what you see and don’t see when you’re focused.   What was your answer? Also, did you see a gorilla the first time … Continue reading

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