The most pressing issue at hand for human resources functions in most companies is leadership and talent development. Yet these same companies freely admit this is a keen area of weakness for them. These organizations waste millions of dollars each year developing workshops, coaching sessions and corporate universities that don’t provide the tools managers need … Continue reading Are You Wasting Money Developing Leaders?
Perfection does not exist. It’s one of those phrases you hear when someone’s trying to self-motivate yet remain realistic in a personal context, but the words have significant meaning for those in the workplace as well. Some might say, “Oh, I want perfectionists on my team. They’re great with details, won’t miss deadlines, and the … Continue reading The Dangers of Being Perfect
Saturday Night Live likely produced some hard core laughs with a recent satire about diversity training, but the stereotypes the skit uncovered need to be addressed if diversity training is to have value – and not end up a joke. Continue reading Is Your Diversity Training Inclusive? #diversity #training #inclusion #SaturdayNightLive
Popular news items offer a familiar and accessible way to connect people and initiate tough conversations about race using touch points that many people are familiar with and have an opinion about. Continue reading Diversity’s Teachable Moments #diversity #inclusion #training
Love Pink’s emphasis on curating. The ability to cut through clutter and chatter is one of the essentials in modern life. Continue reading @DanielPink s ABCs of Persuasion looks good. #DanielPink #selling #behuman