Liz Kislik July 2, 2020 During his podcast, The Soul of Business, Blaine Bartlett asked me about my method for assessing conflict and other problems; I described some of the questions I use to start to identify what’s actually happening and how things are going wrong. In the first stages of analysis, these questions often … Continue reading How to Intervene When Something’s Not Working
Liz Weinsten — April 2, 2020 Understanding the Effects and Finding the Light in Dark Times The impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has run rampant, affecting just about every industry not to mention the worldwide economy and humankind. The way brands market and sell their products, let alone conduct their business, has changed rapidly in a … Continue reading The Impact of Coronavirus on Visitation Patterns and How Brands Can Get Creative
Brian Basilico — March 27, 2020 I hope you’re hanging in there. It’s been an interesting couple of weeks. If you’re reading this in the future, we’re right in the middle of a national business crisis. Things are changing daily and people are scrambling. Some are losing their jobs. Some businesses are having to shut … Continue reading Bored or Busy? It’s Time to Work Harder!
Beata Staszkow — February 19, 2020 Every day millions of us go to work. Days can be long, and there are always busy times where we burn the midnight oil. If this is a permanent situation for you, then the chances are you are working at a dangerous, unsustainable level. So, what are the warning … Continue reading Are You Working to a Dangerous Level?
Rick Goodman — January 14, 2020 5 Strategies for Fixing a Toxic Work Culture There are many things that can contribute to a toxic work culture such as high stress, constant turnover, low morale and no teamwork. In this podcast I’m going to share five strategies for fixing a toxic work culture that you … Continue reading 5 Strategies for Fixing a Toxic Work Culture
Larry Kim — December 19, 2019 Follow @larrykim With the changing seasons, holiday decorations, and cheery music flowing from seemingly every storefront, one thing is clear — the end of the year is upon us, and 2020 is not far away. The end of the year can be a great time to recollect, reflect on … Continue reading In the New Year, Try These 8 Things to Stay Constantly Improving at Work
Hutch Morzaria — November 14, 2019 Follow @cxmaster Locus control is a crucial variable when explaining human behavior in an organization. The measurement of the concept, the nature and the general evidence for the validity of the concept are discussed in this article. People have presented several hypotheses that involved the locus of control in … Continue reading The Relationship Between Locus of Control and Work Behavior
Alex Kudinov — April 17, 2019 Follow @AlexKudinovPST — April 17, 2019 Flow of work and, most importantly, value is paramount. There are times when you keep looking at the process and don’t understand what is going on, what is wrong, and why stuff is not getting to done. All the answers to questions asked … Continue reading Make It Flow: Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures?
Steve Masters — June 23, 2018 Follow @masterstips — June 23, 2018 Twenty years ago, I was a full-time online publisher, working for a traditional magazine. At that time, we were using phone connections to dial up to the internet; websites didn’t have embedded video players; the publishing talk was about push versus pull content … Continue reading When The Pace of Change Trips Up On Real Life
Maja Orsic — November 9, 2017 — November 9, 2017 For better or worse, our unconscious biases bolster our emotional responses. These biases “are social stereotypes about certain groups of people that individuals form outside their own conscious awareness,” writes UCSF’s Office of Diversity and Outreach. Think of them as stereotypes you’ve accidentally internalized—automatic preferences … Continue reading 14 Opportunities to Address Unconscious Biases in the Modern Workplace