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Training Industry’s Top 10 Articles of 2013

Training Industry announces their Top 10 articles of 2013. They write, “As 2013 draws to a close and 2014 is about to kick off, it’s a good time to pause and reflect on the past year in the training industry. The trends we spotted in 2013 — including leadership development, virtual training, and building trust …Learn more

Bersin’s Predictions for 2014

Bersin and Associates always put out well-researched predictions and their predictions for 2014 is no exception. “Employers will be challenged to attract, retain and develop people in 2014. Organizations will need bold, innovative talent and human resources strategies to compete for skills amidst a global economy recovery. As retention concerns mount, organizations will focus on …Learn more

The Most Successful Leaders Do 15 Things Automatically, Every Day

Leadership is learned behavior that becomes unconscious and automatic over time. For example, leaders can make several important decisions about an issue in the time it takes others to understand the question. Many people wonder how leaders know how to make the best decisions, often under immense pressure. The process of making these decisions comes …Learn more

Why Top Talent Leaves: Top 10 Reasons Boiled Down to 1

What would make a very senior executive – someone who most certainly has been courted by his or her organization and then paid huge sums of money to join – decide to pack it in? Is it greed (an even richer offer down the street)? Hubris? Short attention span? Or do 1%ers actually leave jobs …Learn more

Children’s Books on Leadership

Questions to Inspire Young Thinking What children’s books are the most helpful in teaching leadership to kids? I posed this question in my online leadership communities, as well as to parents, and a children’s librarian. The suggestions came pouring in. So many of us have fond memories of reading as a child and of reading …Learn more