Building and Leading Teams

An HCI Topic

Your employees can demonstrate leadership in any role. Today’s workforce is filled with teams that must perform efficiently together, and team members are often located across multiple regions. Learn how to identify employees that will contribute to a high-performing team, recognize what communication techniques support knowledge sharing and collaboration, and discover ways to encourage employees to step into leadership roles within the team dynamic.

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Blog

Adopting an Attitude of Gratitude Beyond the Scheduled Holidays

Blog | Author: Andrew Bateman | Source: HCI | Published: 3 days ago

Thanksgiving is a holiday dedicated to being grateful. But what about the remaining 364 days of the year? My family, like a lot of families, is spread far across the country, so planning the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday was a complicated process. We had the good fortune of deploying ambitious planners and gracious hosts, coupled with the modern conveniences of group text messages to determine when and how to host the holiday to accommodate the schedules of nearly 30 family members.

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Blog

The Working Mother of the Future: How Demographics Will Force Change for Women at Work

Blog | Author: Amy Hirsh Robinson | Source: HCI | Published: November 14, 2014

Human capital professionals play a decisive role in successfully Recruiting, Developing, and Keeping 21st Century Female Leaders, but they must take a critical look at their company’s generational and gender biases, recruitment tactics and talent management practices. The demand for family and women friendly workplace practices and cultures will gather steam due to changing generational and societal shifts. What will you do to ensure your company’s standing for the future?

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Blog

Four Ways to Think More like a Sales Leader

Blog | Author: Colleen Stanley, founder and president of SalesLeadership Inc. | Source: HCI | Published: October 30, 2014

The salesperson who thinks like a CEO knows there are parts of every job that are tedious. He or she also knows that the data is important in driving strategic decisions at the company. But having the big picture vision, similar to the common traits found in the C-suite, can make all the difference in the world.

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Webcast

Accelerating Time to Experience for “First Time” Leaders

Webcast | Presented By: Amanda Young Hickman, Karen Powell | Webcast Aired: October 28, 2014
Front line leaders are critical to an organization’s success, however they often have limited experience leading teams and managing through complexity. As a result, they learn - and make mistakes - in real-time; on the job, often with ... Read more
Blog

Generalizing Generations: Why it Doesn’t Work

Blog | Author: Stacey Engle, Vice President of Marketing; Halley Bock, President & CEO; and Christine Douglas, SVP Client Solutions & Global Partnerships, Fierce, Inc. | Source: HCI | Published: October 24, 2014

If you look at the press and commentary you’d think that Millennials (insert zombies) are coming in mass to get us. They will soon take over business as we know it, booting out boomers, trampling Gen Xers, and demanding every entitlement under the sun. So we thought we’d add to the chatter with different perspectives, from all sides of the generational divide.

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