kathleenhall

I just left the Apple Store after taking a class in iMovie. Every time I leave that store I have immense creative energy and I feel deliriously happy, hopeful about the world, and decades younger. If someone could just package this Apple Store experience and sell it, I’d just say,...


 


Former Apple CEO and President/CEO of Pepsi John Sculley has long been a trailblazer in the business and corporate world. In addition to John’s achievements as a marketing guru for Apple and Pepsi, he is also the brain behind the launch of the first Macintosh and various other...


No matter how much we invest in ourselves, we always have some measure of self-doubt. How does one say goodbye to the negative voice sitting on our right shoulder? Well, we couldn’t think of anyone better to guide us, than Vince Poscente, the internationally acclaimed keynote speaker,...


Is Your Business Addressing a Symptom… or Solving the Real Problem?

So many times when companies create a product or service, they lock in on the customer’s symptoms but not their real pain. Any sustainable solution you are going to offer has to be a “must have” - not a...


terrywilliams


Dov Seidman’s recent post says that most management efforts at employee engagement have been ‘out to lunch.’   As in, taking employees out to lunch, as if that kind of reward or team-bonding activity had some effective influence on the engagement behaviours of...


“As the internet has become more central in our lives, we have begun to witness a revival of the importance of being human.”


The internet, along with social media, has become more and more prevalent in classrooms. In the above TEDx Talk George Couros, Division Principal of...


stevelavin

Steve Lavin is entering his 28th consecutive year associated with college sports, previously coaching the Red Storm and the Bruins and working as a broadcaster with ESPN and ABC. (photo: Rich Barnes)


Former St. John’s and UCLA coach Steve Lavin will join FOX Sports beginning this...


“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” Bill Gates


I read the above quote and it really struck a nerve.  I know student voice is extremely important in schools, and many have made strides to make this more of a reality.  Where I struggle is when we...


Shruthi

Solve It by Sundown

By Shruthi Lapp, Posted September 24th 2015

The Internet has revolutionized the computer and communications world like nothing before. This world-wide broadcasting system can disseminate information without regard to geographic locations at the speed of a “click,” and there lies a BIG PROBLEM.

The speed of a “click”...


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Story Time is Sticks

By Vince Poscente, Posted September 23rd 2015

Want something? A sale? Somebody's help? You may be leading with the wrong strategies and tactics. Fine tuning objection handling techniques. Product comparative analysis. Ensuring your SEO target words are driving inbound leads. A clever way to argue your point. Sure, all...