Business Strategy

How Important is Listening? Dive into Eric Schmidt's Trillion Dollar Coach (Business Insider)

How Important is Listening? Dive into Eric Schmidt's Trillion Dollar Coach (Business Insider)

Google executives Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg, and Alan Eagle have written a new book called "Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell." Their observations on communications in the workplace are far-reaching and fully integrated with strategies for success in organizations large and small. In this excerpt, they share some of the best management lessons they learned from legendary business coach Bill Campbell, who mentored many of the most successful modern tech leaders before he passed away in 2016.

To Become Your Best Self, Study Your Successes (Harvard Business Review)

To Become Your Best Self, Study Your Successes (Harvard Business Review)

It’s not surprising that people benefit significantly from positive feedback about their strengths and contributions - both inside and outside of the workplace. This kind fo feedback fosters healthy emotions, builds personal agency and resourcefulness, and helps to bolster the quality of our relationships with colleagues, friends and family members. Sharing information about our reflected best selves with new colleagues as a part of onboarding processes, for example,  increases job satisfaction and reduces employee turnover. So why aren’t we doing more of this? Dale Carnegie and John Maxwell liken the process of developing people to mining for gold: you must move tons of dirt in the process, but you go in looking for the gold, not the dirt. Read on to learn about how to do this more deliberately in the workplace to increase productivity and feelings of engagement…

The Future is Faster Than You Think (Peter Diamandis/Singularity University)

The Future is Faster Than You Think (Peter Diamandis/Singularity University)

The world is changing faster than we think. Much faster. How will your company keep up and thrive? As 2019 ushers in… we look to Peter Diamandis to guide us through the speed of change in this smart 30 minute video. Will your teams be empowered with the STRATEGY, COMMUNICATIONS and AGILITY to surf on top of the “speed and information tsunami”… and not get crushed by it?