Sign up for Career Clarity Camp--If You're Ready to Get Clear

The Bamboo Project Blog

I'm excited to announce that I'll be running a month-long Online Career Clarity Camp from October 10--November 7, 2011. . Depending on the number of people who sign up and their locations, I may do a few sessions scheduled at different times of the day.

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The 10 keys to help your managers manage employee engagement

David Zinger

Firstly, engaging managers offer clarity for what is expected from individual members of staff, which involves some stretch, and much appreciation and feedback/coaching and training. I encourage you to attend. How are you managing employee engagement? The challenge.

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Employee Engagement: Don’t Kill Your Webinar Participants!

David Zinger

Or are you attending a webex webinar and wish you could make it your Ex? Thanks Wayne for ensuring we are able to attend more engaging webinars and that any webinar I conduct in the future will be better because of your work.

Employee Engagement: Are you ready for change?

David Zinger

Photo Credit: Flickr Creative Commons Commercial: Time for Change. Consciously attending to change readiness in addition to motivation and ability will go a long way to helping you becoming a powerful influencer to change the behavior of yourself, others, and an organization.

10 Tips For Throwing A Successful Holiday Office Party


The holidays are a fun time of year to show your employees that they’re appreciated and boost company morale. Marketing expert and blogger Shannon Mouton advises managers to make it easy for employees to attend by choosing a nearby venue. Attendance. Make it clear whether attendance is expected or is truly voluntary. This can help reduce anxiety among employees who cannot or do not wish to attend.

Getting Virtual Teams Right

Conversation Matters

o At that first meeting, take time for the team members to get to know each other in terms of their work experience and their areas of expertise. Establish peer coaching meetings to help the team problem solve and improve their skills.

Leadership Mindset Matters Most in a Crisis

HR Daily Advisor

Hinden, PhD, PCC, President, Managance Consulting & Coaching. It was a frightening, stressful, and exhausting time. Register today for this timely HR event. Strategic HR 2016 Managance Consulting Coaching Miami South Floridaby Denice R.

The Pitfalls of Telecommuting

Workplace Psychology

I wrote about telecommuting (working from home or remotely for an employer) back in 2011 on my Workplace Psychology blog. Those who telecommute, especially the ones who have done so for an extended period of time will tell you that it actually requires you to work more, not less. 2011).

SHRM Las Vegas Day 1: “Welcome to the Middle of the Stinking Desert”

TLNT: The Business of HR

If it’s June, it must be time for SHRM, and so yet another SHRM conference — the Society for Human Resource Management’s 67th annual Conference & Exhibition — kicked off on Sunday at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Coach Mike Krzyzewski.

Learning and Development: A Comprehensive Guide

Digital HR Tech

The goal of learning and development is to develop or change the behavior of individuals or groups for the better, sharing knowledge and insights that enable them to do their work better, or cultivate attitudes that help them perform better ( Lievens, 2011 ). Those poor managers… Coaching.

No Place I’d Rather Be


As someone told me last week, “it’s the kind of event you’ll want to say you attended in its first year.” Waggl facilitates real-time feedback powered by employee voice, yet our platform is only a mechanism for creating meaningful connection and dialogue.

“Pick up the phone and talk to some you haven’t spoken to in quite sometime.” With Fotis Georgiadis & Tanya Otterstein-Liehs

Thrive Global

Tanya is an authoritative EMPOWERING Mindful Health, Wellness & Fitness Coach, Self-Care Expert, Motivational Speaker, Co-Author, Podcast Show Host, Published Blogger, creator of the Body & Mindset Monthly Mastermind and the Self-Empowering Academy.

The 14 Silicon Valley HR Execs You Should Follow on Social Media


Thought-provoking, actionable insights await when you set aside time to read anything the 14 Silicon Valley CHROs below write. He built and led the HR division of Google for 10 years, during which time Google was named the best companies to work for more than 30 times and was recognized as an employer of choice more than 100 times. If you feel that women are better at childcare, spend some time with a stay-at-home dad to see how great they can be.


5 Best Practices To Ace Your Job Hunt

Thrive Global

The fact that I kept finding myself being drawn into conversations with people who were looking to change their careers convinced me I needed to make my own career shift into coaching. Don’t let the people who are making time for you feel like you’re just looking for favors.

How I declared power over my life by shedding 20 years of false identity

Thrive Global

Instead, I loved playing and watching sports, spending time outside with friends, and asking questions about things I did not understand. I started doing part-time jobs, which helped me learn life skills and interact with people. In 2011, I attended a software testing conference, investing $3000 of my own money (which people thought was crazy, as it is highly unusual in that industry not to be sponsored by a company).

Advice on Making the Shift to Remote Work


7Geese has had a flexible working location policy and has been remote-ready since 2011. We’re going to be spending less time talking about work, so it’s more important teams understand the strategic goals — it allows them to make key project decisions with less input from peers.

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The Keys to Effective Customer Service Training

Effortless HR

On the flip side, research in 2011 found that 78% of consumers have walked away from a purchase or not made an intended purchase because of a poor customer service experience. Companies who want to improve their customer service have two options: Engage an outside company that provides excellent training, coaching, and support in this area and partner with them, or. At the same time, it is also better because you know your customers. Managers and Supervisors as Coaches.

SHRM Memories

Laurie Ruettimann

I have attended SHRM’s annual conference since 2008, but I’m sitting this year out. I applied for a press pass and was accepted as one of the first bloggers to attend SHRM. Those were weird times. I hung out with all the old school HR bloggers for the first time.

The One Employee Performance Review Template to Rule Them All

Digital HR Tech

After goals are set, employees are monitored, coached, and developed. willingly attends functions not required by the organization but that help in its overall image. Setting up such a framework costs a considerable amount of time and money.

How Companies Identify Talent with Anna Papalia & Kage Spatz

Thrive Global

The former Director of Talent Acquisition and Career Coach founded Shift in 2011 to empower job seekers with self- awareness and teach hiring managers that the most important business decisions are made in interviews. At the time, I thought they made a mistake.

The Six Steps To Build A Remarkable Workplace


By prioritizing people-centric initiatives, their companies achieve on average at least four times the profit growth (Aon Hewitt People Practices Inventory 2011) and three times the share market returns (Russell Investment Group 2011) compared to average companies.

January 2012: What’s Happened/Happening?

Future of Work

Jim also led a free public webinar for Citrix Online® on November 30, 2011, on the future of business collaboration. We were very grateful that our long-time friend and client Diane Coles , Director of Workplace Solutions at SCAN Health, hosted the event at SCAN’s award-winning Long Beach headquarters facility. Jim Ware recently became an active member of the National Speakers Association , the leading professional group for speakers and the speaking/coaching/facilitator profession.

Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Contrasting our findings from 2011, fewer organizations, nearly 60%, indicated using career development as a means of affecting retention. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011.

The Ultimate Guide To Closing The Skills Gap In Education

Spark Hire

In 2011, the U.S. In 2011, the @usedgov reported 1.6 After all, grade-level students need to finish high school to attend college. Coaching and ongoing conversations with real-time feedback also rank highly on their list.

Compassion For Self 2020 – Part 5

Thrive Global

After a short period of time, it was heartening for him to step onto a scale and find that he was 25 pounds lighter. As soon as he takes something off, he puts something on, changing quickly and efficiently, masking his nervousness, his self-consciousness about his body, spending as little time in the locker room as possible. In the time it takes him to do a few sit-ups or crunches, other kids do fifty. It was a physical problem, like I would be tired all the time.

Innovation, Quality & Entrepreneurship at Akshaya Patra


They use technology to cook more food in less time. It helps reduce the dropout rate to an enormous extent and increases classroom attendance.”

QAspire Blog: Practical Insights on Quality, Management.


yrs old and most of the times, she does not respond to explicit lessons, but the moment she feels that a story is being narrated, she completely attends. Be creative, leaders, it’s time to “suck our teams into the vortex”!

Small Business War Stories Podcast – All Episodes


June 27th, 2018 Biscuit Press: Turning a Passion for Art into a Booming Career in Austin, TX | Dan Grissom On this episode of Small Business War Stories, we are joined by Dan Grissom of Biscuit Press , a company he started to become a full-time freelance illustrator and screen printer. Dave has been podcasting for 13 years, so when his friend and long-time business partner Shannon Jean shared his idea for the Small Business Show, Dave loved it. up from just 2,000 in 2011.

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CLO Joe Ilvento is unlocking potential at Commvault

Chief Learning Officer - Talent Management

As a prize, he got to attend a sales seminar with Tom Hopkins, the international sales guru and author of “How to Master the Art of Selling.”. They created a role for me that didn’t exist,” said Ilvento, who became their first CLO and director of talent development in 2011.

Small Business War Stories Podcast List


Dave has been podcasting for 13 years, so when his friend and long-time business partner Shannon Jean shared his idea for the Small Business Show, Dave loved it. Strother Gaines is an entrepreneurial coach, a theater owner and a Unicorn, dammit ! up from just 2,000 in 2011.

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Managers, Nurture Creativity. Don't Kill It!


Jay, the team member, approach Bob with a suggestion - “Sir, for this particular requirement of the project, I have a suggestion that can save us a few lines of code, time and may also improve the performance”, there was a spark on Jay’s face as he put forward the suggestion. See, we are already running short of time. Had Bob accepted Jay’s suggestion, it would have actually saved some time and effort. He partially attended Jay’s suggestion and missed the details.