The term “corporate culture” once brought to mind strict dress codes and cut-throat coworker competition, but company culture is rapidly emerging as essential to building a brand, attracting customers,
Executive Coach Mark Thompson shares lessons from America's most successful executives on how to gracefully survive a professional drubbing. When it became clear this spring that Alan Mulally, Ford's wasn't
While you probably won’t embark on an illegal high-wire walk anytime soon, Philippe Petit’s outlaw outlook–shared in his new book Creativity: The Perfect Crime–offers some creative inspiration for the
A great infographic is an instant revelation. It can compress time and space. (Good gosh – Usain Bolt is that much faster than all the other 100-meter gold medalists who’ve ever competed?) It can illuminate
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Which has helped your career more? A. Positive Feedback B. Negative Feedback If you’re like most of the people we’ve recently surveyed, you answered “B.” Praise is always good to hear, but 57% preferred
A few reasons why veterans make excellent entrepreneurs. Does military experience translate to leadership and business savvy? A glance at today's most successful corporations would suggest that it does.
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Patch employees were recently laid off en masse in a conference call. There has to be a better way. The HR experts weighed in. We all agree that conference calls can be awkward affairs that need to be
Washington DC-based portrait photographer Jonathan Thorpe captures an incredible image of his friend and model Heather Byrd, in which the young woman (who also happens to be a cancer patient) is at the
Many leaders can inspire, but strong leaders move people to action. Here's what makes them special. Every day you encounter leadership: Some are trying to master it; others are simply trying to be good
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Today, embracing a business's purpose is more critical than ever, but discovering it may require a change in thinking. In the bestselling book It's Not What You Sell, It's What You Stand For, author Roy
This list of questions may help you get a fast read on whether your employees are equipped to succeed. “Employee engagement” is, admittedly, a catchall term, not to mention an endlessly marketable consulting
The trendsetter of quirky corporate culture is headed toward a massive restructuring. Could it work for your business, too? Zappos has long been a role model for corporate culture. Entrepreneurs regularly