Core Values Should Be Included In the Selection Process

In the book “The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business,” by Patrick Lencioni, he describes how a legendary company screens for their core values.  The company’s culture is built around a healthy sense of self-deprecation and humility. When candidates come in for interviews, they typically wear classic business suits, starched shirts and ties. … Read more

Create An Empowering Environment To Keep And Motivate All-Stars

In this economy, the number of employees voluntarily quitting is regularly surpassing the number of employees being fired or discharged, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Leaders who have treated, or continue to treat, direct reports as though “they should be lucky they have jobs” are more likely to experience hearing “I quit” as the … Read more