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Is Your Talent Sitting on the Bench or Dis-Engaged?

by Marshall Goldsmith Finding, retaining, and developing talent is one of the toughest business challenges executives face. It’s made even tougher because many of the practices executives use don’t work in today’s uncertain environment. With the absence of job security … Continue reading

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Are You a Good Listener?

by Marshall Goldsmith You may think you’re a pretty good listener, but do the people around you disagree? Has anyone ever looked at you with a disappointed expression and said, “Are you listening?” My guess is the answer is yes. … Continue reading

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How to Build Great Culture, Teams and Leadership

Starbucks’ founder Howard Schultz was recently interviewed for the New York Times Corner Office column about how to build great culture, leadership and teams. Guess which part of the organization he thinks is most important to its success?  Marketing? Manufacturing? … Continue reading

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Rising Harassment of Muslim Workers

Employees throwing blood, meat and bones or calling Muslim workers “camel jockey” are just some of the growing workplace discrimination practices reported on by the New York Times. The NY Times says that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has … Continue reading

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Effectively Manage Conflict and Communication Skills

Check out our new Effective Communication Skills Videos. by Mike Rogers Keeping a cool head during conflict can sometimes be difficult. Especially when the conflict is perceived as or becomes personal. If you think there is a good chance there … Continue reading

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