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

Hierarchy in Tomorrow’s Workplace

There’s no room for this version of doing business in the Digital Age. This archaic organizational structure is constantly being flattened as we progress further and further into Industry 4.0. Constant innovation, automation of day-to-day tasks, and a growing number of relationships required for getting things done has revealed that this hierarchy of power was never really effective in the first place. Continue reading Hierarchy in Tomorrow’s Workplace

Lost In Translation: Why Leadership Teams Need to Speak the Same Language

By Business Development Manager Alexandria Nunweiler In order to unite and understand each other, companies often choose popular industry buzzwords to explain their business, identify their people, and differentiate their products. The Walt Disney Company famously calls their employees “Cast … Continue reading Lost In Translation: Why Leadership Teams Need to Speak the Same Language

The Lead: Innovation Hub at the Vienna Airport, Swiss Protests for Equal Pay, Target’s Long Lines Due to Tech Trouble

Welcome to The Lead, AchieveForum’s weekly brief of leadership news and insights. This curated content will provide you with quick clarity into relevant headlines and provide straight-forward analysis for applying effective leadership tools and techniques. Continue reading The Lead: Innovation Hub at the Vienna Airport, Swiss Protests for Equal Pay, Target’s Long Lines Due to Tech Trouble

The Lead: Instagram’s Transition to Business, Balancing Trade Policy, Uber’s I.P.O.

Instagram’s Transition to Business Instagram is evolving from a picture-sharing platform to include another place to shop. Brands have been able to make stoppable posts, and now influencers can too directly through their Instagram feed. With the hopes of generating … Continue reading The Lead: Instagram’s Transition to Business, Balancing Trade Policy, Uber’s I.P.O.