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How Office Politics Corrupt the Search for High-Potential Employees

How Office Politics Corrupt the Search for High-Potential Employees

Few topics have captivated talent management discussions more intensely than potential. The obsession with predicting who may be a future star or the next top leader has influenced…

Is A Universal Basic Income A Good Idea?

Is A Universal Basic Income A Good Idea?

What if everyone on the planet received a guaranteed income whether or not they worked?  That’s the idea behind the…

How to Gain Credibility When You Have Little Experience

How to Gain Credibility When You Have Little Experience

There’s a meme on the internet, which speaks truth about a dilemma for young people entering the hypercompetitive workforce of…

The Two Things Killing Your Ability to Focus

The Two Things Killing Your Ability to Focus

I used to wake up, stumble over to my phone, and immediately get lost in a stream of pointless notifications….

6 Ways To Weave Self-Care Into Your Workday

6 Ways To Weave Self-Care Into Your Workday

I’ve spent the past few years working closely with leaders on incorporating self-care into their work lives — as a key component of…

Should We Be Worried About Gen Z Joining The Workforce?

Should We Be Worried About Gen Z Joining The Workforce?

It’s estimated that there are more than 2 billion of Gen Z worldwide. In South Africa, a third of the…

What One Company Learned from Forcing Employees to Use Their Vacation Time

What One Company Learned from Forcing Employees to Use Their Vacation Time

Have you ever felt burned out at work after a vacation? I’m not talking about being exhausted from fighting with your family at…

How To Find Meaning In A Job That Isn’t Your “True Calling”

How To Find Meaning In A Job That Isn’t Your “True Calling”

Why do so few people find fulfillment in their work? A few years ago I posed this question to Amy…

How To Work With People You Don’t Agree With Or Like Or Trust

How To Work With People You Don’t Agree With Or Like Or Trust

IN Collaborating with the Enemy, Adam Kahane shares a joke he heard while working in Cape Town, South Africa that exemplifies…

Small Talk Is An Overrated Way To Build Relationships With Your Employees

Small Talk Is An Overrated Way To Build Relationships With Your Employees

The relationships that you form with each of your direct reports are central to your ability to fulfill your three…