Archive | Innovation and Productivity

RL07-23-2015

Anchor Your Company’s Future with These Smooth-Sailing Tips

Every organization goes through change. You may not know when or how, but you can be prepared when a rogue wave hits. One of the most debilitating change agents in the business world is turnover. According to the 2015 CareerBuilder Candidate Behavior survey, three in four full-time employed workers are open to or actively searching […]

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Community Involvement: A Solution for Employee Retention

In the past 10 years, the job market has shifted drastically. Instead of the mass layoffs seen during the Great Recession, workers are quitting voluntarily. Now, employees are more likely to leave an employer for a better opportunity than ever before—which makes retaining top talent that much more imperative. Employee retention is a multi-faceted issue […]

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From Homeless to Harvard

The Refresh Leadership Live Simulcast is back, with an exciting new lineup of speakers, including Liz Murray, motivational speaker and bestselling author of Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard. During the 2015 Refresh Leadership Live Simulcast, Murray will share her fascinating, inspirational story of growing up with […]

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Studies Show Volunteering is Good for Your Health

According to a study by United Healthcare, 94% of people who volunteered in the past 12 months say it improved their mood. It’s often easy to see the results of how volunteer work helps others, but how often do you think about the impact it has on your own mental and physical health? From personal […]

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Peak Performer’s Life: Are You Committed?

This week on Peak Performer’s Life, Walter Bond discusses the importance of committing to excellence. He explains that when you commit to a goal, and give it “your mind, body, soul, and emotions,” you will innovate and create. According to Walter: “People take the word commit very, very lightly. When you are committed to something […]

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5 Tips for Discovering Your Company’s Next Big Innovative Idea

If you’re not constantly innovating and staying on the cutting edge of your industry, the competition will very quickly pass you by. In today’s highly competitive business environment, staying ahead of consumers’ changing tastes is the key to building and maintaining a successful company. But, what happens when you hit a roadblock and the new […]

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Peak Performer’s Life: Vision Takes Courage

This week on Peak Performer’s Life, Walter Bond builds on last week’s message about “Vision” by discussing ways to help ensure your vision becomes reality. According to Walter: “Your vision is always going to be relative to who you are. So, don’t you be ashamed. Don’t you be afraid. Don’t you be embarrassed by anything, […]

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