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Post date: August 20, 2020
If you’re looking to build a courageous culture, where people speak up, share ideas and advocate for your customers, start by eliminating the toxic leadership behaviors crushing engagement and burning out your team.   In our recent research on courageous cultures, conducted with the University of...
Post date: September 22, 2020
In the hierarchy of the workplace, most of us have people below us, people above us and people adjacent to us. We also have myriad people who are in other departments, people who are neither our supervisors nor our direct reports.  In order for a company to have the greatest chance for a 10x-level...
Post date: June 8, 2015
The ancient Roman dramatist, philosopher, and politician Seneca said, "Luck is when preparation meets opportunity." His point was that while luck is terrific, it typically has very little to do with success, especially that which is sustained over time. Instead, success is more often associated...
Post date: March 3, 2016
Since 2002, when former Walgreens senior vice president of supply chain and logistics, Randy Lewis, advocated for hiring more individuals with disabilities in without sacrificing profitability and efficiency, more companies across the U.S. and other nations have been exploring the bottom-line...
Post date: October 21, 2020
On Tuesday, November 3, Americans have the opportunity to vote in the 2020 presidential election, congressional races in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate, and various state and local-level elections. These elections will shape the future of workplace policy. It is critical that HR...
Post date: June 13, 2019
When making a list of your most strategic allies in your organization, does your CFO make the cut? We certainly hope so. CFO and CHRO collaboration has been a hot topic for years, but it has never been more important as evidence mounts that it drives meaningful business growth.  EY found that 80...
Post date: July 30, 2020
Rob Chesnut is a former federal prosecutor who has spent the last 20 years of his career as a legal and business leader in Silicon Valley tech companies like eBay, Chegg and Airbnb. Most recently, he spent over four years as Airbnb’s General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer and started the company’...
Post date: July 7, 2016
This is the first of a four-part series looking at the dynamics of today’s workforce and how demographic shifts are impacting the workplace. In this article, we explore the challenges a graying workforce presents to employers, and how companies can proactively develop plans to accommodate this...
Post date: July 6, 2015
Las Vegas—the city we all love to hate—became the site of 2015 SHRM Conference last week, the largest HR convention ever worldwide. A record 15,600 attendees plus the limitless HR firms and services expo made it worthwhile spending a few days in the 112 degrees Fahrenheit furnace in the Mojave...
Post date: September 8, 2020
In Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, she argues that we should not shield our children from adversity but rather, in healthy and safe doses, welcome it. But turning adversity into a lever to actually improve our lives and build our careers is not easy. It’s natural to wallow in...