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Nurturing Our Generosity Gene with Jack & Suzy Welch: LinkedIn Speaker Series

We recently had the honor of hosting Jack and Suzy Welch at our LinkedIn Speaker Series. Their new book, The Real-Life MBA, was just released and we were lucky enough to get a sneak peek at some of their key insights. And even though Jack had laryngitis, he was still as passionate and articulate as ever on the subject. Make your team the cool kids’ basement Your team should be the place where people want to hang out, according to Jack and Suzy … [Read More...]

You Can Pretty Well Ask Trhem to Applaud

“You can pretty much ask the audience to applaud anything and they will,” observes professional speaker Judy Carter. “Let’s have some applause for the dessert chef who gave us cake and pie!” Why does such a simple, even “corny”, ploy work? It’s because people like to be on the joke, Carter explains, and mentioning something obvious and inclusive accomplishes that goal. In blogging about a business or practice, getting readers involved is always a … [Read More...]

5 Ancient Public Relations Secrets

The practice of public relations is not what it used to be, but history can teach us some important lessons. … [Read More...]

The Framework That Transformed the U.S. Wine Industry

Ever tried a Yellow Tail wine? The brand's makers actually created an uncontested market space. … [Read More...]

4 Things That All CEOs Hate

CEOs love to be in control of organizations that execute their vision flawlessly. Reality is more complicated than that. … [Read More...]

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