Tackling Tough Times

Tackling Tough TimesVivek Murthy, until recently the U.S. Surgeon General and tasked with the country’s health, observed about the United States, “I traveled the country listening to people.  What I sensed was that people were experiencing a high degree of emotional pain….. I am deeply concerned about the level of stress that our country is experiencing.  I think it’s preventing us from experiencing our full potential.” Continue reading

Leadership Trend – Honesty and Transparency

Loyalty and trustAccording to Forbes contributor Dan Schawbel, one of the ten most significant 2015 workplace trends for 2015 is this one:  “Honesty becomes a revered leadership trait.”  After the initial temptation to dismiss it with a snicker, we wondered what made Dan elevate that one behavioral trait to a top position in a sea of more statistically-defined trends such as hiring practices. Continue reading