Manufacturing Leaders – The Very Best of the Very Latest Reads

              Links:  OUR TOP 5 INSIGHT ARTICLES, VIDEOS & STATISTICS 1. Intellectual Capital is now the leading asset class in valuation of businesses 2. Video:  Insights from our Assessments 3. Dan DiMicco: Why ‘American Made’ is the Answer, Industry Week 4. Unconventional Leadership Lessons From A Nuclear Submarine Captain and 5th:…

Leadership 2015 And Beyond

For years, organizations have been faced with a few critical priorities, not the least of which has been the struggle to engage their people, and through them, to build performance to the heights needed for growth into the future. We’ve all seen the Gallup survey data:  70% of employees are disengaged.  The cost, a consequence of this widespread failure…

How Many of Your People are Ready to Step Up?

  I recently discovered a video that is very thought provoking, so much so that I decided to share it with you. It’s short, so you’ll have time to watch it from start to finish.  If you’re a manager, or if you’re a little like me, you’ll find yourself reflecting on what this little story…

What’s New In Manufacturing?

Today’s post-recession manufacturing plants are leveraging the latest technologies and are transforming the way work is done in blue-collar industries.  Take a look at Manufacturing now! From Assemblymag.com  “The 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck features an aluminum body and cargo box that’s a radical departure from conventional designs. The auto industry’s best-selling vehicle now features…

Coaching Tools: Articles & Videos

Sometimes, really valuable articles, videos and/or slide decks contain advice and tips that can help you to build our own performance, or that you can share as you coach others.  Following are some of our best finds! Video: EQ and Politics, Six Seconds Vitality Conference Video: Julian Treasure:  How To Speak So That People Want To…