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The science of problem solving: 3 strategies for reaching an “aha” moment

Thought Leadership on The Neuroscience Of Leadership presented by Zero Point Leadership. What happens in our brains when we solve problems? First, consider that there are different types of problem solving. There is linear problem solving, which includes problems that have one solution and are usually better solved analytically. Examples
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4 hard facts about your organization’s ‘soft’ side

Thought Leadership on Execution Strategies presented by Simple Solutions. Most leaders understand that achieving high performance in an organization requires hard work. For example, executives who successfully execute a business strategy to produce sustained growth, profits and high customer satisfaction are thought to posses the highest level of business acumen
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Retaining millennial talent: The importance of a successful intern housing program

Thought Leadership presented by National Corporate Housing Gone are the days of the traditional intern — the ambitious recent grad running around the office taking coffee orders and refilling printer toner. Meet the millennials — the generation that knows how much their skills and abilities are worth to large companies,
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5 tips to stop poor leadership from destroying your culture

Thought Leadership on Execution Strategies presented by Simple Solutions. Poor leadership practices are the root cause of employee turnover and loss of productivity, and can cost organizations millions of dollars each year. In fact, most organizations operate with a 5%–10% productivity “drag” that more effective leadership practices can eliminate.[i] Turnover.
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The 8 GARP Principles for information governance

Thought Leadership on Business Strategy & Technology Value presented by Paragon Solutions. The principles of information governance, known as the Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles® (GARP), or “the principles,” are well defined and well understood by information governance and information management practitioners. However, for some enterprises where the GARP maturity baseline
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The science of engagement: How to reactivate disengaged employees

Thought Leadership on The Neuroscience Of Leadership presented by Zero Point Leadership. The research in leadership and organizational change management tells us that our biggest obstacle to creating a high performance workplace is engagement. With an alarming 70% of the American workforce disengaged, it is not surprising to see organizations
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A small business perspective

Thought Leadership presented by Microtech. MicroTech President & CEO Tony Jimenez is on speed dial of several news media outlets looking for front line insights regarding the challenges being faced by small business as a result of Sequestration, the Federal Government shutdown, and the fast approaching Debt Limit mêlée. As
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4 strategies to future proof your organization

Thought Leadership on The Neuroscience Of Leadership presented by Zero Point Leadership. Are you feeling a constant sense of uncertainty related to on-going disruptive change and wondering how your organization is going to successfully navigate the turbulence? Do you wish you were further ahead or feel like you aren’t tapping
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The high costs of misdiagnosed leadership problems

Thought Leadership on Execution Strategies presented by Simple Solutions. Poor leadership practices are the root cause of employee turnover and loss of productivity, and can cost organizations millions of dollars each year. In fact, most organizations operate with a 5-10% productivity “drag” that more effective leadership practices can eliminate.[1] TURNOVER:
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