Category: Employee Performance

Reinvent the Wheel of Talent Management

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On Friday, archaeologists in Britain announced an “unprecedented” discovery, unearthing a nearly 3,000-year-old wheel (most definitely not pictured above). Dating back to between 1,100 and 800 B.C….

Is the End Zone in Sight for Peyton Manning?

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This Sunday’s AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots will feature starting quarterbacks with a combined age of 77 years (and a combined height of 12 feet and 9 inches…

The Reality of Virtual Teams

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Oculus Rift. What is it? A villain from the new Star Wars movie? A new genre of music created by Kanye West? The name of Justin Bieber’s pet monkey?
Nah. Oculus Rift is the new virtual reality headset developed by Oculus VR….

Can Anything Rival The Power Of Pumpkin Spice?

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While pumpkin spice could definitely be called a cultural phenomenon, it has also become somewhat of a seasonal joke. Buzzfeed has created multiple listicles in honor of the fall flavor…

Straight Outta Universal Studios: Strategic Leadership


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…

People Analytics and Talent Development

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In Part 1 of this four-part series (available here), Frank Costanzo and Dr. Dave Solot discussed how the Big Data revolution has changed the way we hire and develop top performers….

How Leaders Grow: A Framework For Action

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If you go to the business section of any major book store, you will find dozens of books claiming to contain the “secret sauce” for how to be a great leader. Many of them offer useful nuggets of advice…

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….