Short Term vs. Long Term Goals: When to Use Each

  In the current whipsaw environment of stock market measurements, evaluations, and executive compensation programs, it can be easy to forget that no product will last forever. No market share will remain unchallenged. Everyone will refine the process as time goes on. These are simple facts. We often lose ourselves in the effort to perfect […]

Are You Being Too Smart for Your Own Good?

  Gaming the system has always been a temptation for businesses, but customers have learned to adapt to whatever you are doing far more quickly than you would think. Here is a classic example: the infamous sale. A sale has become so ubiquitous that people will not buy a product until it is on sale. […]

When Inspiration Strikes: The Benefits of Corporate Culture

We spend a lot of time at work. For a typical 9 to 5 worker, over the 45 years from college graduation to retirement, with a little held back for vacation, illness, and holidays, the total time spent working is around 90,000 hours. Add in a few thousand hours of commuting, a few late-night crises, […]

Best Office Gift Ideas

Best Office Gift Ideas Uh oh! It is holiday time. The questions of what gifts to give can be quite perplexing. Giving the boss a gift can be seen as brown nosing, but not giving the boss a gift can be seen as an insult to them. Oh, what to do in this world of […]

How the Time of Day Can Impact Your Work

How the Time of Day Can Impact Your Work Mark Twain famously said to eat a live frog first thing in the morning and then be assured nothing worse would happen to you that day. While this is not exactly the most appetizing image, the concept of getting your most difficult task done early is […]

How To Reduce Office Turnover

Office turnover rates are one of the biggest issues in the commonworkplace, but employee retention doesn’t have to be so hard.

Best Ways To Foster Teamwork

Teamwork is a crucial part of helping a business run, because if the team is not working then the business isn’t either

How To Properly Scale Your Business

Scaling a business can be hard in today’s ever growing and changing economy,

The Power of Executive Search

Our Industry’s Leading Trainer Better Hiring Decisions! The Power of Executive Search Executives depend on the quality of their people to achieve their corporate and personal career goals. It is an old adage – and a true one – that the best jockey cannot win races if he only rides slow horses. A better understanding […]

Pros and Cons of Flexible Work Schedules

Pros and Cons of flexible work Schedules Flexible work schedules can be good or bad, depending on your business and the employees you have. Below are some pros and cons of flexible work schedules: Pros: Flexible work schedules make it easier to find employees and it makes the ones you have happier and more loyal […]