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Are You Doing Great Work? (Comments Off)

June 28, 2010 • Category: Books, Media

  Have you ever heard of Toronto-based Michael Bungay Stainer? Michael is the founder and senior partner of Box of Crayons that helps organizations make the leap from good work to great work – a very timely topic in this tough economy. Michael Stainer is also the author of “Do More Great Work” which shows [...]

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Facing a Workplace Conflict? Coaching May be the Answer…. (Comments Off)

Have you faced a difficult situation at work? Maybe a toxic boss or co-worker or what about something more serious like bullying, harassment or discrimination? If you are nodding your head – you certainly aren’t alone. “The reality is when employees have to protect themselves in abusive workplaces they have little time or mental energy [...]

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The Zappos Culture Mind Map (Comments Off)

Ever thought about creating a mind map of your vision, culture, orleadership coaching philosophy? Have a look at what Sunni Brown created for Zappos at their Zappos Insights Bootcamp. The Bootcamp is a 2-day workshop designed to expose people to their famous culture – the values that drive it and the people and policies that [...]

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Are You Doing Great Work? (Comments Off)

  Have you ever heard of Toronto-based Michael Bungay Stainer? Michael is the founder and senior partner of Box of Crayons that helps organizations make the leap from good work to great work – a very timely topic in this tough economy. Michael Stainer is also the author of “Do More Great Work” which shows [...]

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Human Contact Leading Source of Happiness (Comments Off)

A study undertaken by Coca-Cola has uncovered the leading sources of happiness. The global study which covers 16 countries and four continents identifies what happiness means to different nationalities and reveals that, despite the rapid pace of growth in the virtual world, human contact wins hands down when it comes to happiness. Thank you Zappos, [...]

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A Race to Nowhere – A Very Scary Reality… (Comments Off)

The new documentary, Race to Nowhere, highlights one very frightening reality – how can our unprepared, disengaged, exhausted, unhealthy kids become highly engaged and productive employees? While we are all over-orchestrating our kids’ success, maybe we should all stand back and determine the best way to prepare them for a more fulfilling, happier life.