Tag Archives: training

Why customers shouldn’t always come first


Thought Leadership presented by McDonell Consulting & Development This is an important time of the year to make sure that your business, and most importantly your employees, are set up for success. When prioritizing where to start planning, allow me to recommend the Four S’s as a way to think about: Staff, Skills, Structure and Strategy. Staff: First, is your ...

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5 performance metrics to track this fall

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Thought Leadership on Leadership Training presented by MKS&H.   When I think about this time of the year, I think about cooler weather, harvesting, pumpkins and falling leaves. I also think about reflecting on the past year and planning for the next one. At this time, many organizations are conducting fall planning sessions and/or releasing new strategic plans for the future. ...

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Alignment is the cornerstone of great leadership teams

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Thought Leadership on Igniting Growth in Stuck Companies presented by Relationship Impact. What is leadership team alignment? In very simple terms a leadership team is aligned when all members of the team work in sync to accomplish a common purpose. More specifically, an aligned leadership team debates well, proactively supports each other, is laser focused on what is most important, and ...

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Talent development: Embracing learning as a process, not a program

Training and development has always been a crucial issue for business, but the learning landscape has changed drastically as technology alters the ways we work with and process information. SmartCEO and Drexel University gathered some of the region’s foremost experts on learning processes and techniques to weigh in on how learning has changed, and what companies can do to ensure their investment in developing employees pays off.

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