Hiring and Leadership Lessons Learned from Netflix

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Netflix has redefined the way companies attract and retain employees. No matter what industry you are in, Netflix offers unique hiring and leadership lessons that have influenced talent management reform. Hire Talented People Who Model Adult Thinking and Behavior The cornerstone of Netflix’s hiring process is that they go out of their way to hire… Read more »

The Employee Experience: How to Boost Engagement and Cultivate Retention

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Retention and longevity of productive employees can be attributed to their job satisfaction. If your organization is struggling with higher turnover rates, then it might be the right time to focus on boosting employee engagement. Here’s how can you help develop this for your team. Two-Way Communication One of the most prevalent reasons why employees… Read more »

Lessons for the Toy Industry in a Post-Toys R Us World

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Last week, we learned that “I don’t want to grow up, I’m a Toys R Us kid,” would be heard no longer—retail giant Toys R Us announced it plans to sell or close all 735 of its stores in the U.S. While it may seem that Toys R Us is another casualty of retail in… Read more »

3 Food Product Trends for 2018

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The methods that people use when shopping for food products continue to evolve, so the food and drink industry proceeds by changing in ways to appease its consumers. Here are three food product trends predicted in the food and beverage industry for 2018. Transparency & Traceability Media reports and lawsuits regarding the use of controversial… Read more »

Extreme Commuters, Virtual CEO’s, and Other Mobile Executives Part 1

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Doesn’t Anyone Just Relocate Anymore? In the not too distant past, the climb up the corporate ladder for many executives included a couple of strategic relocations. Most companies assumed that for the right position, executives would move their families wherever the job required. That assumption is no longer accurate. A variety of factors are contributing… Read more »

Self-Awareness: A Key Component in Your Job Search

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One of the hardest things in life is knowing what you want and asking for it. This is a basic precept of being successful in all forms of relationships – from friendships, family, romance to work. The essential aspect of this statement that makes it so meaningful is self-awareness. Fostering the self-awareness to uncover what… Read more »