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How great teams celebrate–especially in bad times

Posted on 21. May, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

It’s when times are the darkest that you really see what your team culture is made of. A lesson this week from the Philadelphia 76ers I shared on CBS Radio. Worth a quick listen below. Then watch the video above.

What to reward your people? Make it personal

Posted on 17. May, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

This week I speak about a few things General Mills and other great companies do to value their people. Worth a quick listen below.

What leaders can learn from Payton Manning

Posted on 05. May, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

What every leader can learn from Payton Manning. I share a great story this week on CBS Radio. Worth a listen below.

What every manager can learn from Chobani’s CEO

Posted on 02. May, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

Last week on CBS Radio I talked about an example of how great managers include their people in the celebration of good times, and when tough times come employees ride it out with them. Worth a two-minute listen below.

It’s not about you, it’s about them

Posted on 25. Apr, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

How one great company I visited has taken the sales award trip to another level. My segment this week on CBS Radio. I hope it’s worth 93 seconds of your time.

How to turn employees’ jobs into callings

Posted on 15. Apr, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

This week on CBS Radio I speak about a great organization that has found a way to turn employees into caregivers, jobs into callings. Worth the two-minute listen below.

Happiness at work: The data

Posted on 08. Apr, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

Researchers from the University of California, University of Missouri and University of Illinois have found that happiness drives productivity, creativity and retention in great companies. Worth a quick listen below.

A lesson in high-performance teams from Google

Posted on 30. Mar, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

3 findings from Google about the highest performing teams–wouldn’t it be nice! Worth a quick listen below.

3 Skills of the World’s Best Bosses

Posted on 28. Mar, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

Fascinating results from a new Conference Board survey of 19 high-performance organizations with more than 1 million employees–showing how the best managers engage their people. Worth a quick listen below.

A message from space that can help our businesses

Posted on 26. Feb, 2016 by in Orange, Podcast

This week on CBS Radio I report on meeting a Canadian astronaut who found a way for Russians and Americans to get along in the space station for six months–without a single argument. Worth a quick listen below.