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Buzz Word: ‘Resilience’ and its Misconceptions
Resiliency is the capacity to capitalize on opportunity, embrace challenges, and bounce back in the face of adversity.
Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable
In 2016, the Cleveland Cavilers were able to beat the reigning champs, the Golden State Warriors, to become the first team to come back from a 3-1 deficit in the NBA finals.
Train Your Brain to be Focused at Work
Many, mistakenly, believe that we are wired to multitask, but our attention is limited and can only be in one place at a time.
Team Work Makes the Dream Work
Businesses rely on interdisciplinary work groups to execute projects, operations, and generate the next break-through idea.
Goals Can Lead to More than Outcomes
Research shows additional benefits when leaders involve employees in goal development by setting task focused goals, value based goals, and leveraging public commitment.
Leaders Overlook This Critical Skill
Self-confidence is the key ingredient for success and plays a critical role in a person's performance and effectiveness.
Coaching Doesn't Always Lead to Growth
Organizations who work to fine tune their approach to coaching experience consistent growth and higher productivity instead of frustration and hindered performance.
We Stand for Equal Pay
HigherEchelon is committed to doing our part to close the gender pay gap, which is why we have pledged our commitment to equal pay for equal work and experience.
Becoming is Better than Being
Cultivating a growth mindset centered on the belief that ability can be developed through effort, learning from setbacks, and timely feedback is the key to high performers and strong organizations.
Can Emotional Intelligence Resolve Common Employee Challenges?
There are many opinions on how to improve employee engagement, but Emotional Intelligence is often overlooked in favor of rewards, recognition, or ping-pong tables in the break room.