Business Consulting Podcasts, Resources, and Blog
Podcasts! How great are they? Hit play and you are off to another world to learn something new, be inspired, or see the world in a new way. They are like light switches for our brains – suddenly all of the light bulbs come on. Here a few of my favorites. Please listen and explore more podcasts produced by these amazing groups.
Think Fast, Talk Smart
Managing in the Moment
- ,Changing Company Culture Requires a Movement, Not a Mandate
Amazing HBR article by Bryan Walker of IDEO and Sarah A. Soule of Stanford Graduate School of Business on changing culture. It outlines that the changing culture is a movement. Enjoy.
- The Neuroscience of Trust
Creating a culture of trust has far reaching benefits. According to Paul Zak, employees in high-trust organizations are 50% more productive, have 13% fewer sick days, and are 29% more satisfied with their lives. Zak discusses in detail how to create an environment based on trust.
- Positivity Matters in Times of Crisis
Shawn Achor research focuses on the impact positivity has in the workplace. This article explains why now more than ever fostering an environment of positivity is key to supporting your team members in a challenging time.
- Tough macho leadership is over. Here’s what’s taking its place
Your team thrives on effective leadership and leadership changing. This article explains the new leadership: macho is no longer effective and vulnerable. This is a great read to help you understand how to get the most from your teams.
If you haven’t discovered rework.withgoogle.com, let me introduce you to an amazing resource to explore human resource management in a new light. While Google is an enormous organization, much of what is featured on re:work is applicable and relatable to all businesses. Now more than ever, managers need to recognize that success hinges on the people in their organizations and understanding what motivates them, makes them happy to support success is critical.
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