Management & Leadership


Succession Matters – Foundation

Video | Published: April 21, 2015
For organizations to succeed, they need to identify, develop, and support the leaders that will drive their future strategy. Effective succession planning is therefore essential for continued business success. But what do executives around ... Read more

Disrupting a Tradition: The Only Engagement Number You Need to Know

Blog | Author: Tracey Smith | Source: HCI | Published: April 21, 2015

In October 2014, an article entitled, “Analytics Leaders Discuss New Trends,” recapped the discussions of a Talent Analytics Leadership Roundtable hosted by Northwestern University. Identified in these trends was the need to overhaul employee engagement measurement. Many organizations have moved from an annual measurement in favour of a continual one. I agree with that change because the engagement score is incredibly sensitive to when people answer the survey relative to such factors as recent business events and even the weather.

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Leadership Coaching and Emotional Intelligence: The Coaches Perspective

Blog | Author: Ed Hennessy, Emotional Intelligence Master Trainer, Leadership Call | Source: HCI | Published: April 16, 2015

Leaders build leaders. Training Magazine recently ranked the top 125 organizations that excelled at employee development. (Link to Article)  Included in the terrific detail provided about these companies one fact stood out from the rest.  Of these 125 companies;


“Some 71 percent tie managers’ compensation directly to the development of their direct reports”.  

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Large Scale Meeting? Large Scale Learning!

Article | Author: Amanda Young Hickman | Source: Insight Experience | Published: February 26, 2015
Most of our clients use business simulations in classroom settings.  Groups of 15 or 25 or even 50 are the norm, and our simulation experiences trigger interesting interactions, great discussion and debate, insights in a business context, ... Read more

How the SuperCertificate Works

Video | Published: April 14, 2015
Incentive, reward and recognition programs by GC Incentives are successful because of the universal appeal of the SuperCertificate. It's the perfect gift or reward that allows recipients to choose from a wide variety of popular gift cards, ... Read more

The 8 Predictable Pitfalls of Executing Strategy

Article | Author: Jean Williams | Published: April 14, 2015
We see the same mistakes over and over again.  Strategy execution is challenging but leaders often make it even tougher.  In our work with global leaders and their teams, we see repeated, universal strategy execution missteps ... Read more
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