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Taking Command: The Crew Is Only as Good as the Captain
Leadership

Taking Command: The Crew Is Only as Good as the Captain

There were only good sailors on the USS Montpelier, but a new commander was needed to make them a great crew.
Ron LaSalvia
Sales Success Starts With a Team Approach
Sales

Sales Success Starts With a Team Approach

Training can make the difference between missing your goal by a bit and crushing it by a lot.
Jeffrey Fotta
5 Things Presenters Usually Get Wrong
Employee Training

5 Things Presenters Usually Get Wrong

To be an effective trainer, you need to keep it short, keep it sharp and keep it moving. If you find yourself reading the PowerPoint slides aloud, you've justly earned the blank or hostile looks glaring at you. Then, the only redemption possible is ending early.
Phil La Duke
How to Hire Efficiently and Find the Right People
Hiring

How to Hire Efficiently and Find the Right People

Hiring and training is a huge expense. Avoid wasting time and money with these tips.
Tracy Byrnes
3 Tools to Build a Leadership Pipeline
Leadership

3 Tools to Build a Leadership Pipeline

Use these three tips to build a talent pipeline of future leaders and ensure your company remains in good hands.
Kes Thygesen
When to Hire Raw Talent vs. Job Experience
Hiring

When to Hire Raw Talent vs. Job Experience

Experience is a must for some jobs, but people with raw talent offer unique benefits.
Joel Trammell
4 Secrets Behind the Best Employee Training
Employee Training

4 Secrets Behind the Best Employee Training

Have you ever considered that your digital-generation employees might prefer face-to-face training?
Heather R. Huhman
5 Ways to Cultivate Sales Olympians
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Ways to Cultivate Sales Olympians

Make it easy for sales reps to master critical information while building upon previous knowledge.
Joe Gustafson
Microlearning: The Missing Piece in Your Performance Management
Management

Microlearning: The Missing Piece in Your Performance Management

The best way to train and evaluate employees is in short bursts that are easily retained.
Amy Fox
Follow the 70-20-10 Model to Train Your Employees
Training

Follow the 70-20-10 Model to Train Your Employees

Microlearning is replacing costly traditional employee training programs that yielded uneven results, at best.
Amy Fox
Facebook Employees to Undergo Political Bias Training
Facebook

Facebook Employees to Undergo Political Bias Training

Twitter, meanwhile, was criticized last December when it appointed a white man to be its head of diversity.
What a Screen-Repair Franchise Taught 2 Burger-Joint Vets
Franchisees

What a Screen-Repair Franchise Taught 2 Burger-Joint Vets

Their jobs at In-N-Out Burger gave Jason Frazier and Brandon Wlasischuk the skills they needed to be successful Screenmobile franchisees.
Here's What Happens When You Improve Your Onboarding Process
Onboarding

Here's What Happens When You Improve Your Onboarding Process

Within six months, employees make up their minds whether to stay with an organization. What will yours decide?
Andre Lavoie
Sponsorship Has More Promise for Executive Diversity Than Mentorship
Workplace Diversity

Sponsorship Has More Promise for Executive Diversity Than Mentorship

There is a new way to promote diversity in the executive ranks.
Hugh Welsh