Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Power of Language to Shape the Workplace

Conversational Intelligence + The Neuroscience of Conversations For the past 20 years, new discoveries at neuroscience research centers have been revealing new and healthy ways to handle negative emotions. Since conventional wisdom suggests that it’s better to not to discuss … Continue reading

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Emotions – Navigating Pleasure or Pain in the Workplace

by Judith E. Glaser Truth Be Told—About Our Brains and Relationships The Creating WE Institute has discovered that we have two types of reactions in conversations—one causes us pleasure – and opens our brain, and one causes us pain and … Continue reading

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Four Tips for Effective Succession Planning

by Peter Thies A CEO blows out because of a scandal. Or, s/he becomes ill. The company is facing stiff competition and it’s not growing.  There are plenty of reasons why the expiration date on a CEO is often sooner than … Continue reading

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Four Fundamental Leadership Traits to Gain Competitive Advantage

By Lee Ellis In Patrick Lencioni’s latest book,  The Advantage, he points out that in today’s competitive world a healthy organization is likely to be the greatest competitive advantage you can have. He’s right, so what exactly does that look like? … Continue reading

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Leadership Turnover, Faulty Planning & Value Destruction

By Peter Thies There are a lot of CEOs without jobs. Companies are turning over their CEOs at the fastest clip since the recession, according to executive search firm Spencer Stuart.  CEO tenure has dropped to 4.8 years, according to … Continue reading

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Workplace Change Management Video Sale

25% off our popular change management videos. Use this coupon code when you’re checking out: “Spring25off” to save on these positive attitude and change management video training DVD courses. This discount cannot be combined with any industry discount. Celebrate What’s … Continue reading

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Business Video Education and State Government DVD Sale

Attention, educators and state governments, we celebrate you!  Through June 30th, only state government and educators can use this Coupon for 20% off on their first DVD training and 25% off on the second! Use this coupon at checkout (Cannot … Continue reading

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Change is about head, heart and soul. Manage all or fail.

by Judith E. Glaser and Joe Bonito It’s only human. Change brings about fear because our brains are hardwired to think we’ll lose: lose our position, our social status, our hard work. But, leaders who know this very common emotion … Continue reading

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How Leaders Become Change Warriors and not Change Worriers

By Judith Glaser and Joe Bonito If you are entrusted with making change happen, think about what it takes to get to the actual essence of facilitating change. When successful change occurs, those involved feel like authors of change not … Continue reading

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