The Treasure of True Grit

The Treasure of True Grit

Tell me about a time when you failed, and what you learned from that experience.” Think of the most successful employees you’ve ever worked with, or the individuals you’ve mentored who excelled the most, or the leaders you’ve studied who seem to achieve every goal...
The Stress Test

The Stress Test

Countless articles have addressed one of the most important tasks given to senior leadership within any organization: the ability to identify the next generation of future leaders within the firm. We look for passionate individuals who wake up each day craving...
Desire to Inspire

Desire to Inspire

Motivate and Inspire The two words are often used interchangeably, echoed perpetually in the minds of any leader trying to spearhead the charge. However, view the two as the same and you are missing a critical component in your evolution as a senior executive. Why?...
Loss Aversion

Loss Aversion

Imagine this scenario: a colleague offers to flip a coin and give you $20 if it lands on heads. If it lands on tails, you give him $20. Stop and ponder; would you accept that bet? For most of us, the answer is no. Behavioral science experts Amos Tversky and Daniel...
Creating a Culture of Retention

Creating a Culture of Retention

Offices everywhere are full of employees who may be poised for fresh starts as we approach 2020, which is only two and a half months away. There will be recharged enthusiasm for conquering previously unconquerable projects. Time with family and friends allow for the...