When notifying employees of the next team building event, the typical response is, “What? Do they really think I have time for this?” Cynics come out from everywhere when the email is sent that the next team-building event is mandatory. The most difficult task in producing a successful team building event or seminar is getting…

The villains that James Bond faces can be described with a lot of adjectives including tenacious, grand, overachieving, and compelling. The same can be said of strong leadership. According to Albert J. Murphy, a professor at New York University, leaders are made by their circumstances and the time period they live in as much if…

“I pace myself by taking a week-long vacation every four months.” – Marissa Mayer The proverb “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy” found it’s way into print in 1659 courtesy of James Howell’s Proverbs in English, Italian, French and Spanish. The workplace with a productivity first vision is making for more…