Emotional Intelligence and Human Capital


Physician Leadership- A Model for a New Generation

Article | Published: April 30, 2012
Years ago, General Motors (GM) launched a marketing campaign to attract new buyers to an old concept: the Cadillac. Declining sales led GM to update its classic model to appeal to new and younger car owners. Like the Cadillac, the concept of ... Read more

3 Reasons to Master the Art of Storytelling

Article | Source: Inc. | Published: April 9, 2012
Most entrepreneurs don't realize the art of storytelling can help you succeed in the start-up world. Storytelling is a timeless human tradition. Before the written word, people would memorize elaborate stories full of morals that shaped ... Read more

Why Parents Make Awesome Managers

Article | Source: The Wall Street Journal | Published: April 2, 2012
At the South by Southwest Interactive conference earlier this month, I went to a fun panel called “Moms vs. Management: Parents Make Awesome Managers,” featuring top managers/parents from Google, Pixar, SAP and Hot Studio, a design firm. Read more

Live from the #HCSummit — Part 1

Blog | Author: Katherine Ratkiewicz | Source: HCI | Published: March 5, 2012

Coming to you live from sunny, Scottsdale, AZ on the first morning of HCI’s Human Capital Summit. (For those of you following along from home, use this hashtag to catch all the best tweets from the conference #hcsummit).
Dave Forman, CLO of HCI, welcomed the 500+ audience members to the conference and the keynotes were underway. He turned it over to Taleo’s CEO and Chairman, Michael Gregoire, who provided some “State of the Industry” remarks. Gregoire launched right into what I think we were all wondering…”what’s the story with the Oracle acquisition of Taleo?” Very interesting stuff.

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Article | Source: Great Leaders Serve | Published: March 1, 2012
Atul Gawande told a fascinating story yesterday at TED about some of the challenges facing healthcare in America. However, as he talked the implications for business and non-profit leaders became crystal clear to me. Read more

How to Be an Elegant Leader

Article | Author: Leigh Buchanan | Source: INC | Published: March 1, 2012
  Plenty of leaders seek to boost their performance by becoming stronger, more agile, more forceful. Matthew E. May has a whole different strategy. Most leaders seek to boost their performance by becoming more: more decisive, more ... Read more

Keep Management Simple

Article | Author: DAN LAGANI | Source: New York Times | Published: March 1, 2012
I WAS the youngest of four children. My father was an electrician, and my mother was a school nurse who returned to school to get her degree when I started kindergarten. She would say you can be anything you want to be, and she set an example for ... Read more
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