What Would an Elf Do?

What Would an Elf Do?

There are many reasons to be thankful at this time of year. Here’s one of mine: the movie “Elf.” I know this might not be everyone’s idea of a reason to be grateful, but it’s genuinely one of my favorite things at this time of year. And it’s possible that I love it for mainly […]

Go, Team, Go! The Best Way to Build a Successful Group

Go, Team, Go! The Best Way to Build a Successful Group

Two heads are better than one, the saying goes. But that doesn’t take into account how to make two, three, four or five heads work together as a team and build a successful group. Over the decades, psychologists have learned some universal traits that good teams share, according to an article by Jeremy Dean on […]

10 Traits All Innovative Leaders Share

10 Traits All Innovative Leaders Share

Leadership involves a number of qualities. But what makes someone stand out as an innovative leader? Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman, authors of “The Extraordinary Leader: Turning Good Managers into Great Leaders,” conducted a study in which they asked identified leaders, along with the leader’s boss and a number of peers and direct reports, for […]

Change your company culture; change your future

By Steven Austin Stovall How would your employees describe the atmosphere at your company? Would they say it’s casual and friendly? Or would they call it individualistic, full of gossip and backstabbing? Is it a place where employees are driven and striving to be their best? Or is it a lazy environment where people meet […]