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How to Win the Innovation Race

How to Win the Innovation Race

This DATIS Blog Article, “How to Win the Innovation Race“, was originally posted by Skip Prichard, Skip Prichard Leadership Insights, on March 1st, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Change A Culture to Change the Game Why do some companies win at innovation while others fail? How important is innovation to your growth? From individual entrepreneurs to large global organizations, it seems everyone is chasing innovation. And it’s no wonder:…
Why All Decisions Aren’t Created Equal

Why All Decisions Aren’t Created Equal

This DATIS Blog Article, “Why All Decisions Aren’t Created Equal“, was originally posted by Kevin Eikenberry, Leadership & Learning with Kevin Eikenberry, on February 20th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Decision making is a perennial topic for leadership and employee training around the world. It is one of those skills that we all use every day, yet we know it is sometimes hard, and we…
3 Secrets of Better Performance Conversations

3 Secrets of Better Performance Conversations

This DATIS Blog Article, “3 Secrets of Better Performance Conversations”, was originally posted by Wally Bock’s Three Star Leadership on February 23th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. We can laugh about it today. My new neighbor had just moved in across the street and, because he was new, he parked in just the perfect spot to block me from getting out of my own driveway.…
Why Recruiting From The Inside Is The Best Thing You’ll Do For Your Business

Why Recruiting From The Inside Is The Best Thing You’ll Do For Your Business

This DATIS Blog Article, “ Why Recruiting From The Inside Is The Best Thing You’ll Do For Your Business“, was originally posted by Chantal Bechervaise, Take It Personel-ly, on February 24th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. If you have been running your start-up business  for a while now, you probably understand the importance of having a few members of staff on your team. Running a business alone…
How Company Values Protect Culture in Times of Growth

How Company Values Protect Culture in Times of Growth

This DATIS Blog Article, “How Company Values Protect Culture in Times of Growth“, was originally posted by Sharlyn Lauby, Great Place To Work, on February 1st, 2017 and was reposted with permission. A common theme during the 2016 Great Place to Work Small and Medium Business Conference was managing growth. Not just growth in terms of products, services, and customers. But growth in terms of employees and morale.…
How Great Leaders Master Conversation to Create Trust

How Great Leaders Master Conversation to Create Trust

This DATIS Blog Article, “How Great Leaders Master Conversation to Create Trust“, was originally posted by Skip Prichard, Skip Prichard Leadership Insights, on February 6th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Conversational Intelligence My whole life I’ve been a student of success. Many people are surprised to learn that it’s not always technical expertise, extensive training, or even the highest I.Q. that creates sustainable success. There are a…
What Excuses are You Looking For?

What Excuses are You Looking For?

This DATIS Blog Article, “What Excuses are You Looking For?“, was originally posted by Kevin Eikenberry, Leadership & Learning with Kevin Eikenberry, on February 6th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. Listen in to any conversation for very long and you will hear them… Excuses. Excuses are so prevalent in our words and thoughts that we often miss them. Why are they so pervasive? Because they work.…
63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That

63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That

This DATIS Blog Article, “63% Of Employees Don’t Trust Their Leader — Here’s What You Can Do To Change That“, was originally posted by SmartTribes Institute and was reposted with permission. Trust is toast, according to the 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer. It’s worldwide, it’s pervasive across business and government, and trust of CEOs is at an all-time low. CEO Credibility plunged by 12 points this year.…
How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy

How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy

This DATIS Blog Article, “How to Lead When Everything Goes Crazy”, was originally posted by David Dye's Trailblaze Blog, on December 15th, 2016 and was reposted with permission. What a Mess “David, the people at the top aren’t making rational business decisions and I can’t predict their decisions.” My client, Max, ran both hands through his hair and sighed. The senior director of an…
A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team

A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team

This DATIS Blog Article, “A Fresh, Fast, and Fun Way to Focus Your Team”, was originally posted by Karin Hurt's Let's Grow Leaders on January 24th, 2017 and was reposted with permission. If you’re like most managers, you’re neck deep in performance agreements, stretch goals, and the dance between managing your boss’s expectations and warning your team not to sandbag. How you spend January…