What Makes A Great Team

There are two types of great teams:  teams with great players (think Lebron James) who raise the level of the entire organization through their ability; and second, teams comprised of average players whose success lies in the ability of the team to function as a whole (think the Las Vegas Golden Knights).  Not every team,…

A Millennials Transition From Road Warrior To Normalcy

When you’re searching for employment your senior year of college, jobs that shill cross-country travel can quickly catch attention. The idea of jet-setting across the country for work and rejecting the perceived monotony of office life was highly attractive. Flying first class, per diems, and enjoying the swanky clubs for frequent flyers can seem like…

5 Steps for Effective Leadership

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Leadership is a hot topic. A quick search on Amazon for books about leadership returns over 190,000 results. There are countless TED Talks addressing leadership, and it is not uncommon for organizations to conduct leadership seminars and retreats for their management teams. When it comes to being an effective leader, there is no magic formula.…

Generational Connections

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For the first time in history, we have four generations working side-by-side. While generational diversity creates challenges for many, it also brings together the strengths of each generation. Each generation has different characteristics, priorities, work styles, work ethics and values. Quite frankly, you can find article after article citing the challenges of interacting with four…