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Zombies In The Workplace

“The cost associated with employees who are disengaged and under-performing can be frightening.” Frightening like a zombie movie! Here’s a great graphic from Todd Wasserman that breaks down and aggregates those costs when employers put bodies into roles just to fill a vacancy.…

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Added by Terry Williams on September 16, 2012 at 4:49pm — No Comments

50 Shades of Employee Engagement

The concept has been bandied about for a while now, but what does it mean? Dozens of business professionals chime in with their thoughts.

Employee engagement comes in many shades, different definitions. It’s a concept that outwardly has a very simple meaning, but we know underneath that there are multiple…

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Added by Elizabeth Lupfer on August 1, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Chris J. Snook and Muzafer Najfi: An interview by Bob Morris

Chris J. Snook



Chris J. Snook has spent than a decade as an author, entrepreneur, and venture catalyst. He has built a global marketing and distribution business in the U.S. Canada, Japan, and Hong Kong, along with a Business Development Consulting firm, and has spent the last three…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 11, 2012 at 1:55pm — No Comments

Five Ways to Make a Workplace Environment More Creative

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Scott Witthoft and Scott Doorley for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 10, 2012 at 10:38am — No Comments

All In: A book review by Bob Morris

All In: How the Best Managers Create a Culture of Belief and Drive Big Results

Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton

Free Press (2012)

How and why “it’s culture that will differentiate your organization and drive real business results”…for better…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 7, 2012 at 10:16am — No Comments

On the 44th anniversary of Martin Luther King' Jr's assassination





Thanks to The American Scholar magazine's website, you can now experience at full-strength  "King, Kennedy, and the Power of Words." Three videos accompany Tim Wendel's brilliant article.



First, Walter Cronkite's televised announcement of Dr.…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 4, 2012 at 5:12am — No Comments

Paul J.H. Schoemaker: An interview by Bob Morris

Paul Schoemaker is the founder and chairman of Decision Strategies International, Inc., a consulting and training company specializing in strategic planning and executive development. He is also a co-founder and chairman of Strategic Radar Inc. and serves as Research Director of the Mack Center for…

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Added by Robert Morris on April 2, 2012 at 1:46pm — No Comments

The executive’s guide to better listening

Here is an excerpt from another outstanding article, written by Bernard T. Ferrari and featured by the website of The McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To check out the wealth of free resources, learn more about the firm, obtain subscription information, and register to…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 30, 2012 at 2:52pm — No Comments

Three Steps to a Compelling Message

Here is an excerpt from an article written by George Bradt and featured by the Forbes magazine website. To read the complete article, please click here.

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Added by Robert Morris on March 27, 2012 at 10:34am — No Comments

Consumer Shift: A book review by Bob Morris

Consumer Shift: How Changing Values Are Reshaping the Consumer Landscape

Andy Hines

No Limit Publishing (2011)

Here’s a GPS for those who now explore the consumer landscape

I agree with Andy Hines that "changing values are reshaping the consumer landscape"…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 26, 2012 at 8:43am — No Comments

Centered leadership: How talented women thrive

Here is an excerpt from another outstanding article featured by The McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. It was co-authored by Joanna Barsh, Susie Cranston, and Rebecca A. Craske. Granted, this article appeared in 2008 but what it…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 26, 2012 at 8:43am — No Comments

Tribal Leadership: A book review by Bob Morris

Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization

Dave Logan, John King & Halee Fischer-Wright

HarperBusiness (2008)



How and why “workplace tribes” in almost any organization can develop the leaders needed at all levels and…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 25, 2012 at 3:57am — No Comments

An invitation from Marshall Goldsmith to interact with Patrick Lencioni



I just received this introduction from Marshall Goldsmith and Patricia Wheeler and thought you may be interested.



Here are the details.



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Marshall Goldsmith and Patricia Wheeler invite you to a 
Thought Leader Teleforum
on Wednesday March 28th at noon…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 23, 2012 at 2:46pm — No Comments

Why Women Mean Business: A book review by Bob Morris

Why Women Mean Business: Understanding the Emergence of Our Next Economic Revolution

Avivah Wittenberg-Cox and Alison Maitland

Jossey-Bass/A Wiley Imprint (2008)

How and why companies that are “gender bilingual” are the most highly-admired, best to work…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 22, 2012 at 2:38pm — No Comments

Why You Should Compete To Be Unique, Not the Best

Here is another valuable Management Tip of the Day from Harvard Business Review. To sign up for a free…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 22, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Imagine: A book review by Bob Morris

Imagine: How Creativity Works

Jonah Lehrer

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2012)



How and why our ability to imagine what has never existed is “our most important mental talent”



An abundance of books and articles continues to be produced as research…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 20, 2012 at 9:27am — No Comments

Talent, Passion, and the Creativity Maze

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Teresa Amabile and Steve Kramer for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up for a subscription to HBR email alerts, please click …

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Added by Robert Morris on March 19, 2012 at 8:54am — No Comments

Six Ways to Empower Employees to Take Initiative

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Joel Garfinkle for Talent Management magazine. To check out all the resources and sign up for a free subscription to the TM and/or Chief Learning Officer magazines published by MedfiaTec, please click…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 18, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments

Wealth Matters: A book review by Bob Morris

Wealth Matters: Rebuild and Restore Your Life, Victorious, Makeover Edition

Muzafer Najf and Chris J. Snook

No Limit Publishing (2011)



"Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're probably right." Henry Ford, February 28, 2012



Of…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 14, 2012 at 9:57am — No Comments

Jason Garrett: The "Quiet" Coach

In her recently published book, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking, Susan Cain examines the advantages and disadvantages of being primarily an introvert. As she explains, an introvert prefers one-on-one conversations to group activities; also, solitude,…

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Added by Robert Morris on March 14, 2012 at 9:57am — No Comments

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