Archive for January, 2012

Know A Generation, Begin To Know A Person

  • Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
  • POSTED BY Alberto Arroyo

Let’s say you were just hired into a leadership position, at a new company, with a team that you knew nothing about – and before meeting them for the first time, you are told that you are able to ask only one question about the make-up of the team. What would you ask? While the possibilities are endless, knowing from which generation each team member belongs to would provide. . .

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And the Winner of Best Picture is…

  • Friday, January 27th, 2012
  • POSTED BY Amber Pye

Oscar nominations were announced Tuesday, and although I’ve only seen 3 out of the 8 movies nominated for Best Picture, my money will be on “Moneyball”.

“Moneyball” is a movie about the Oakland A’s manager, Billy Beane, played by Brad Pitt, who needed to work within a small budget to find quality players, and compete against big teams with three times his purse. He went against the grain. . .

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Could they perhaps be right?

  • Friday, January 20th, 2012
  • POSTED BY Kathy Kurnyta

I was providing feedback to a leader on his results from a leadership behavioral-based assessment, when it became apparent to me that he was frustrated, even upset, by some of the findings. While most managers and executives have gone through some form of leadership assessment in their careers, there may still be situations where the feedback they receive is not what they expected. . .

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Dentists versus Consultants…who’s more frightening?

  • Friday, January 13th, 2012
  • POSTED BY Andrea Nunez

Do I, as a consultant, have the same anxiety provoking effect as dental hygienists do when “that time of year” hits? You may have guessed this but, we don’t know all the answers. Just as much as we’re here to provide our expertise and guidance concerning whatever leadership challenge you may be facing, we’re here to learn.

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