Coaching & Clowns in Happy Gilmore

Realizing talent in others, while not always the easiest thing to do in practice, is one of the key attributes in an effective coach. Studies show that people, by nature, feel the need to succeed at new challenges and engage in interesting activities. In this case, playing golf allowed Happy to try something new and find success in an activity outside of his comfort zone. Continue reading Coaching & Clowns in Happy Gilmore

Breaking Down Google’s Top 10 Traits & the Importance of Strong Management

Back in 2002, Google set out to determine whether or not managers were necessary to the everyday function of their organization. Through an initiative dubbed Project Oxygen, the tech giant moved to a flattened org chart – one where managers … Continue reading Breaking Down Google’s Top 10 Traits & the Importance of Strong Management

The Lead: Sears Bankruptcy, AI Assistant, South Sudan’s Civil War, 3-D Print Cells

Sears Files for Bankruptcy Protection Sears, the pioneer of the everything store, now struggles to compete with rivals like Walmart, Home Depot, and Amazon. In order to cut its debts and keep operating, Sears is using a Chapter 11 filing … Continue reading The Lead: Sears Bankruptcy, AI Assistant, South Sudan’s Civil War, 3-D Print Cells

The Lead: Hurricane Power Outages, Tesla’s CAO, U.S. Sanctions China

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Massive Power Outages from Hurricane Florence Duke Energy, an energy conglomerate, restored power from … Continue reading The Lead: Hurricane Power Outages, Tesla’s CAO, U.S. Sanctions China

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Co-creation, Collaboration, and Coaching – the Changing Face of Leadership Development

Open Source Leadership roundtable discussion, 13 September 2018, London As L&D/Talent practitioners (and indeed for us as a leadership success partner) it takes a certain amount of honesty and vulnerability to declare that when it comes to developing successful leaders, … Continue reading Co-creation, Collaboration, and Coaching – the Changing Face of Leadership Development

The Lead: Hootsuite Raised $50m, Crypotcurrencies Take a Hit, Automating Recruitment

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Hootsuite Raised $50 Million in Growth Capital Since social networking services like Facebook, Snapchat, … Continue reading The Lead: Hootsuite Raised $50m, Crypotcurrencies Take a Hit, Automating Recruitment

The Lead: Upgrading Wireless Networks, Sustainability Investments, 300 Miles in Under 30 Minutes

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Upgrading U.S. Wireless Networks The next generation wireless network 5G is being built for … Continue reading The Lead: Upgrading Wireless Networks, Sustainability Investments, 300 Miles in Under 30 Minutes

The Lead: Sales Model in Digital Age, AMEX Reinventing themselves, Online Course Enrollment

The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights, provides quick clarity into relevant headlines and straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Reimaging the Peer-to-Peer Sales Model for the Digital Age A new set of beauty … Continue reading The Lead: Sales Model in Digital Age, AMEX Reinventing themselves, Online Course Enrollment