Process Improvement

Bring Your Human to Work (Part 1)
July 23, 2019 Process Improvement
Erica Keswin’s book, Bring your Human to Work: 10 Surefire Ways to Design a Workplace That’s Good for People, Great for Business, and Just Might Change the World, has some great advice for those of us involved in creating Great Places to Work. She writes that “Honoring relationships is ...
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Now or Later?
June 11, 2019 Process Improvement
90 days. According to recent research
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“Can I ask you something?”
March 26, 2019 Process Improvement
Sometimes feedback feels more like a _________ than a _________. When’s the last time one of your team members asked you for some direct feedback? The answer to that question is probably as good as any to take a random “pulse check” of culture at your organization. In fact, ...
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The Nature of Spring Cleaning
March 5, 2019 Process Improvement
All around us there are small hints and signs of spring’s imminent arrival*. Perhaps it is nature’s way, to present us with a polite and gentle nudge, that helps us remember there is potential and possibility to renew and grow every day. Regardless of how the message arrives, NOW ...
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Traction + Momentum = Growth.
January 15, 2019 Process Improvement
‘Tis the season of “begin again.” The first few weeks after the new year, conversations abound on the topic of goal setting — specifically, making resolutions. Personally, and professionally, annual goal setting can be an empowering activity. Pausing to reflect, think, clarify and commit with intention, to act and ...
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Let’s Go! Make Way for Lasting Results
November 27, 2018 Process Improvement
Can you believe it? 2018 is winding down. Now, with the season of gratitude fully upon us, it’s the right time to stop, analyze and evaluate the past year’s performance results and make adjustments even if you’ve launched 1Q19 plans to kickoff the year strong. However, those reflective end-of-the-year ...
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How Do You Do?
October 30, 2018 Process Improvement
Do you communicate appreciation for team members who have the unique ability to look across the company at business, technology, customer and employee outcomes and experiences? You should elect to do so. Why? Because these people often seem to just know how to look, to see and to share ...
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Look Beyond the Differences: Working with a Multigenerational Workforce
June 26, 2018 Process Improvement
A study of whitepapers, articles, blogs and tweets reveals a plethora of information on the multi-generational workforce today. Many focus on pointing out the differences between the generations in terms of work ethic, needs and wants, ways to manage, and how keep them motivated. Others focus on how to ...
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All Onboard? 5 Tips on Helping New Hires Thrive
June 5, 2018 Process Improvement
Chances are, your organization has recently recruited and hired new employees. Your talent management strategy likely included a series of well-defined steps – such as defining how the new role would fit into the larger goals and priorities of the business – to develop a job description or candidate ...
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Got (Relevant) Growth?
April 17, 2018 Process Improvement
For companies to succeed, they need to focus on the critical components of profitability and growth. Every company, regardless of size and annual revenue, has its own unique path to optimize these factors. There are even some commonalities that all successful companies share. Problems specific to midsize companies are ...
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