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The Importance of the Leader's Heart [Podcast]

By Michael Hyatt
Article from MichaelHyatt.com We live in a very externally-focused culture. However, there is an internal issue which is largely ignored:the condition of your heart. Photo courtesy of iStockphoto.com/Johan63 The corporate world is increasingly aware of the fact that you can't improve productivity without increasing engagement. In other words, people have to show up at work with more than their education, experience, and skills. They have to come with their heart. In this podcast I share ...
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Chrissie's Uniques Extras at Speaking Events [Interview]

By Chrissie Wellington
Chrissie answers a question posed by Premiere's Brian Lord. Check out the rest of Chrissie's Interview here. Chrissie's Biography:Since bursting on the triathlon scene with her win at Ironman Korea in 2007, Chrissie Wellington has established herself as the Queen of the ironman distance. She is reigning, and four-time, Ironman World Champion and is undefeated at the ironman distance.MORE For information on how to book Chrissie Wellington for your next event, ...
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What Inspired My Book 'A Life Without Limits' [Interview]

By Chrissie Wellington
Chrissie answers a question posed by Premiere's Brian Lord. Check out the rest of Chrissie's Interview here. Since bursting on the triathlon scene with her win at Ironman Korea in 2007, Chrissie Wellington has established herself as the Queen of the ironman distance. She is reigning, and four-time, Ironman World Champion and is undefeated at the ironman distance.MORE For information on how to book Chrissie Wellington for your next event, ...
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3 Quick Questions with Shep Hyken: Holiday Shopping Edition

By Shep Hyken
3 Quick Questions with Shep Hyken, the author of The Amazement Revolution. BRIAN:Hi, Shep, here's the deal- I email a question to you, you respond, I repeat, for a total of three questions. Cool? SHEP:Count me in! BRIAN:What's the best Thanksgiving/Hanukah/Christmas example of customer service you saw last holiday season? SHEP:Holiday season and customer service are not synonymous. For employees there are long lines, long hours, crowded parking lots, frustrated customers. For ...
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Five Traits of Leaders Who Serve

By Cheryl Bachelder
Several of you have asked me what traits I look for that I believe are essential to servant leadership. One good book on servant leadership, "Seven Pillars of Servant Leadership: Practicing the Wisdom of Leading by Serving";, byJames Sipe, says there are seven core attributes of a servant leader and 21 behaviors to look for. This is an excellent treatise on the subject. For today, I'd like to share my five favorite traits in a servant leader; traits that help me determine whether their heart is in the right place ...
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What is the meaning of your work?

By Cheryl Bachelder
My favorite question to ask lately is";why do you do the work that you do?";Most people look at you blankly, as if this question has never been considered. Not wanting to appear shallow, they quickly recover and explain that they work to pay their bills or put their kids through college, of course! But every once and awhile I meet someone who has a prompt and enthusiastic answer to this question.Their eyes light up and the meaning of their work tells you everything you need to know. My hairdresser is one of these ...
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Happy Thanksgiving from the Premiere Team

By Alex Kranzusch
The Premiere team celebrates Thanksgiving We are all thankful for being able to work with such wonderful people, and would love to wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving.
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Premiere Staff Thanksgiving Recipes

By Brian Lord
Our new graphic designer, Travis Franklin, recently said, "Wow, you guys sure like to eat together a lot!" And it's true- we do eat together for Friday staff lunches, birthdays, and record breaking months. And, much like the Pilgrims did, every Thanksgiving about 25 PSB employees gather together in our state-of-the-art conference room and eat homemade chili out of crock pots. Here are a few of our favorite recipes from this year's Chili Cook Off, with bread and dessert recipes below! Ryan Giffen's ...
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3 Quick Questions With Chester Elton

By Chester Elton
3 Quick Questions With Chester Elton, a Canadian dude who wrote All In: How The Best Managers Create a Culture of Belief and Drive Big Results BRIAN: OK, Chester, here's the deal- I email a question to you, you respond, I repeat, for a total of three questions. Cool? No one books events Thanksgiving week, so I know we all have some free time. CHESTER:Sounds like fun! BRIAN: Here we go:How can managers keep their teams focused during the holidays when their team members are pulled in so many ...
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Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Corporate Events [Interview]

By Oliver North
Interview with Brian Lord Oliver L. North is a combat decorated Marine, #1 NYT best-selling author, small business founder, inventor with multiple U.S. patents, columnist, and the host of War Stories on the Fox News Channel. Col. North's new novel, Heroes Proved, releases Nov. 20th, 2012. Premiere's Brian Lord sat down with Col. North to discusswhat he can bring to Corporate Events , as well ashis involvement with Call of Duty: Black Ops ...

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