Why Curious People Are Destined for the C-Suite

Why Curious People Are Destined for the C-Suite

HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW By: Warren Berger September 11, 2015 When asked recently to name the one attribute CEOs will need most to succeed in the turbulent times ahead, Michael Dell, the chief executive of Dell, Inc., replied, “I would place my bet on curiosity.” Dell...
Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence

Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence

HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW By Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic August 27, 2014 There seems to be wide support for the idea that we are living in an “age of complexity”, which implies that the world has never been more intricate. This idea is based on the rapid pace of...
HOW WELL DO YOU REALLY KNOW YOUR CUSTOMER?

HOW WELL DO YOU REALLY KNOW YOUR CUSTOMER?

September 15, 2013 marked the five year anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers — an event which changed the very essence of business. Some organizations failed immediately upon the bankruptcy of the financial giant; others, like my renewable energy...
DOES H.R. KNOW YOUR VALUE PROPOSITION?

DOES H.R. KNOW YOUR VALUE PROPOSITION?

Does your hotel’s employee value proposition — what the organization wants and expects from its employees and what it provides in return — contribute significantly to employee engagement, motivation, and productivity? A strategically developed and communicated value...
THE POWER OF THE EMPLOYEE VALUE PROPOSITION

THE POWER OF THE EMPLOYEE VALUE PROPOSITION

During 2013, the economy continued to improve, corporate profits were on the rise, and the job market strengthened.  It’s certain that many employees have been reflecting on their careers and evaluating if 2014 is time to test the job market.  How about you, are you...