Author: ericbaker

Straight Outta Universal Studios: Strategic Leadership

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Universal Studios was all about the Benjamins last weekend with yet another #1 debut at the box office, as the R-rated biopic Straight Outta Compton, detailing the rise of influential gangsta-rap outfit N.W.A…

Test Your Knowledge Of The Millennial Generation

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The Millennial Generation: the age group comprised of people born between 1981 and 2000. In other words, the majority of your applicant pool for the next 10 to 15 years. While it may seem simpleminded to lump millions of people…

How To Harness The Superpowers Of Your New Hires

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Summer is in full swing, which means it’s time for some new box office-smashing superhero movies. This past weekend saw the release of Ant-Man, and Fantastic Four premieres at the end of the month….

Park The Shark

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It’s everyone’s favorite time of year again! That’s right, it’s Shark Week, when America celebrates pushy, aggressive salespeople who pounce on unsuspecting customers, take their money…

Finding Your Own Thoroughbred

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Will he or won’t he? Uncertainty gives sports their intrigue, and few sporting outcomes are more intriguing than the possibility of a Triple Crown winner, precisely because a Triple Crown win is so rare…

Succession Planning: The Game-Winning Goal

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Sports fans love a “Legendary Performance” story. Think of the Montreal Canadiens’ Hall-of-Fame goaltender Patrick Roy carrying his entire team to a Stanley Cup championship in 1993. Realistically…

Leadership is Like a Box of Chocolates

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If you’re playing a game of Guess the Movie Quote, it’s safe to say you and everyone else will know that “Life is like a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re gonna get”…

The Leadership Of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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With the critically acclaimed historical epic Selma opening nationally this weekend, a new generation of Americans has the opportunity to learn about a seminal moment…