Why Storytelling Will Improve Your Business Communications

It's relatively common knowledge that PowerPoint presentations are boring. But why? Humanity is hardwired to look at the world through stories. Storytelling, either done by ourselves or others, is how…

How Cognitive Dissonance Helps With Your Persuasion Skills

What is the connection between cognitive dissonance and leadership? Well, in a business environment, leaders need to do everything in their power to gain a competitive edge for their company.…

Getting the Work Done in a Diverse Workplace

Today's diverse workplace usually defines in terms of either gender or race. When it comes to describing it in generations, very few organizations do so. Nevertheless, four distinct generations make…

Feedback and Learning in Today’s Diverse Workplace

Feedback and learning play a crucial role in today's ever-changing business environment. Nevertheless, promoting them within an organization may prove more difficult than previously anticipated. The reason is the US…

What Defines the Four Working Generations of Today?

Every hundred years there are four successive generations with people having children at around 25 years of age, or so. Eliminate the formative and retirement years from that, and you…

What Is Successful Management All About?

Successful management of a company seems to become harder with every passing year. Given today's high competition level as well as the market's potential volatility, leaders seem to have to…

Remove or Improve: Deciding What to Do with Problematic Employees

When it comes to difficult employees who misbehave, some decisions on how to deal with them are dictated by the law or the organization’s own defined rules and regulations. An…

8 Steps to Taking Proper Action When You Spot Trouble

Diversity is the workplace is a great thing. It helps people learn from others who come from different cultural backgrounds, religions, ethnicities, and so on. Unfortunately, there are times when…

Successful Leadership Despite Waves of Disruption and Dilemmas

The past decade has already proven just how volatile and complex the world can get with its many advances in technology. And with the business landscape constantly changing and making…

Change Leadership: How to Improve Your Adaptability

People react to change differently. Some will approach it full steam ahead while others will be cautious and even fearful. Why is change so frightening? With change comes the unknown…