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Post date: February 25, 2020
As a mentoring relationship comes to an end, I will often interview the mentor about what they learned during the relationship. “I need a mentor, too,” is the most popular refrain during these conversations.  Even the most senior-level employee is often surprised at their own realization about how...
Post date: August 20, 2020
If you’re looking to build a courageous culture, where people speak up, share ideas and advocate for your customers, start by eliminating the toxic leadership behaviors crushing engagement and burning out your team.   In our recent research on courageous cultures, conducted with the University of...
Post date: May 30, 2019
Drawing on his decades of leadership experience, author Bill Treasurer puts forth that courage is the differentiator for successful leaders and the catalyst for organizational changes.  What is the state of leadership today? How has it grown and changed? According to a survey by the World Economic...
Post date: March 10, 2016
Recently the Organizational Intelligence Institute conducted a *survey regarding gender expressions that exist within leadership competencies. The gender expression concept essentially states that within each competency, there exists a masculine expression and feminine expression. This was a public...
Post date: June 22, 2015
 In professional sports, top athletes watch video-recordings of their own games or performances. But in the corporate world, leaders are always on the go—rarely taking the time to stop and reflect.They are wasting huge opportunities to learn.   The Strategic Capability Network, the Canadian...
Post date: September 10, 2019
Coaching is still relatively new to organizations. Although coaching came to corporations in the late 1960s and early 1970s, it didn’t become an established practice until the late 1990s and early 2000s. One thing we’ve learned, however, is that the coaching relationship is key, especially when we...
Post date: March 26, 2020
Tony Cicio’s work experience has not always been in HR. Beginning his career in finance as an auditor and rising to Chief Financial Officer at The Dannon Company, North America, he pivoted into HR, serving in positions at Danone, Samsung Electronics, and now the role of Chief Human Resources...
Post date: October 3, 2018
The Fall 2018 issue of People + Strategy focuses on living better to lead better. This blog post intended to further the conversation on what it means to change the way we work, live, and engage with our workplace lives. During World War II, the rush to produce munitions in sufficient quantities to...
Post date: October 5, 2017
One of the biggest mistakes any company can make is failing to engage high potential employees. These are the people who you can really build a team around, true leaders in progress. They can yield high returns on payroll investment, but they are also hard-wired for success. When they don’t feel...
Post date: March 28, 2019
Your personal development and the development of your people are two key areas to which you probably have made commitments. The third, not as widely recognized, area is team development. Leaders usually start with personal development, then move on to people development, and finally, if at all, to...