Unfriended

There isn’t a minute that goes by in which someone isn’t checking a social media platform – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc. And it should not be surprising based on some recent user statistics showing Facebook with 1.3 billion monthly active users, Twitter at 288 million monthly active users, Instagram picturing in 300 million users,…

Leadership

Starting off in a career, many people have aspirations to move up the ranks – manager, director, VP, CEO, owner. How one goes about acquiring these roles makes all the difference with regard to the leader and leadership you become known for – essentially your brand in the business world. My friend and Performance I…

Training

Training today doesn’t look like it did years ago. The tools, technology, and research help us to deliver better, more engaging development experiences. Today we’re going to take a look at four critical weaknesses of traditional training programs. You might recognize some of your own organization’s training practices, so take some time to consider if…

Data Breach

Over the past year, year and a half, data breaches have surged substantially. Target, Michael’s, and Neiman Marcus have all been impacted by customer data breaches, and now Home Depot customers are experiencing the same thing. The funny thing I have witnessed as these events continue to occur is our level of acceptance has increased….

Feedback

Companies are notorious when it comes to feedback.  There are countless systems developed, executed and utilized at all levels of an organization.  We want to know what people think !!  Or do we ?? Seriously, one of the areas that HR is thrust into on at least an annual basis is some sort of programmed, structured…