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#LeadersForGood: A Conversation With DialogueDirect

May 11, 2020

Right now, there is a lot of negative news floating around. But what we’re seeing in the midst of COVID-19 is that there are many organizations that are working hard to make positive contributions. These organizations, …

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#LeadersForGood: Nzinga Shaw of Starbucks Talks Diversity & Inclusion

April 28, 2020

Good leadership is always important at an organization, but this rings especially true in this moment. Companies and their leaders are now facing the opportunity to step up to the plate and show that they care …

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How COVID-19 is Changing the Face of Leadership

April 21, 2020

Last week, our CEO Suzi Sosa sat down (virtually!) with Joseph Kopser for his video chat series called Catalyst: Leadership & Strategy in a Changing World. In this discussion, Suzi shares how the COVID-19 pandemic is …

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5 Tips for Effective Communication While Working Remotely

April 17, 2020

As the world shifts and remote work becomes the new norm, the ways in which we’ve become accustomed to communicating shift too. It will be critical for leaders to set their team up for success as …

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Mind Over Matter: Leading Through COVID-19

March 12, 2020

Amid growing precautions taken to keep people safe during the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), organizations are feeling the pain associated with so much uncertainty. The result, as employees struggle to manage this uncertainty personally and professionally, …

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Employee Retention & Turnover: The 2020 Guide

March 9, 2020

Learn to calculate your employee turnover rate, the cost of employee attrition, and tips for retention. …

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5 Things L&D Leaders Are Prioritizing for Leadership Training Solutions in 2020

March 4, 2020

The use of learning and leadership training solutions has been greatly on the rise over the last decade or so, especially e-learning. In fact, for the past 16 years, small businesses have increased their use of …

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Top 8 Things to Look for in an Employee Development Software

February 3, 2020

A recent survey from the Brandon Hall Group showed that 44% of companies are unhappy with their current employee development software. Having software that fits the needs of your organization and learning and development function is …

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Hiring for Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

January 30, 2020

When 90% of the factors that set high performing employees apart are considered emotional intelligence skills, it seems like a no-brainer to hire with employee mindset and EQ skills as one of your deciding factors. Being …

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The Difference Between Employee Training and Employee Development

January 28, 2020

As we enter the new year, many company leaders are taking a deeper look at employee training and development and how they can help their employees and their organizations grow in 2020. What many leaders may …

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5 Ways to Improve Emotional Intelligence at Work (and Home)

January 22, 2020

Developing a strong emotional intelligence can be a crucial part of becoming a better leader, coworker, and all-around human. If you don’t have access to emotional intelligence training but want to work on your mindset, we’ve …

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