Conferences are a great opportunity for face time with peers and potential clients. Dr. Rebekah Cardenas, Vice President of Business Development and Assessment Solutions at EASI•Consult®, certainly took advantage of such an opportunity at a recent talent management conference, and shares some of the input she received in this article.
How is a professional mentoring relationship like a pair of ballroom dancers? David Hoff, COO and Executive Vice President at EASI•Consult®, answers with insights on a successful pairing of advisor and protégé.
If it makes sense to choose team-players to be in charge, why do we most often gravitate toward those who may just crave the spotlight? Rebekah Cardenas, Ph.D., Vice President of Business Development and Assessment Solutions at EASI•Consult®, examines the role of charisma in our attraction to narcissistic leaders.
Should employers be responsible for protecting employees from harassment by customers? David Smith, Ph.D., President and CEO of EASI•Consult®, evaluates a federal court decision that says yes, and advises employers on how to be proactive in protecting their employees.
Many leaders are willing to step up and mentor others, especially if they are afforded the opportunity to choose someone with whom they have a lot in common. But as Dr. Rebekah Cardenas, VP of Business Development and Assessment Solutions at EASI•Consult® examines, that inclination may limit opportunities for some employees and inadvertently stifle diversity.
Behind every good athlete is a good coach, and the same could be said for company leadership. While improved performance is the goal, both on the field and in the workplace, the approach is quite different, says David Hoff, COO and executive vice president for leadership development for EASI•Consult®.
The 360০ Burke Learning Agility Survey is now available, and certification in test administration will soon begin. David Hoff, COO and executive vice president of EASI•Consult®, explains the benefits of this latest Burke Learning Agility Inventory tool in detail.
Initial results of recent research on healthcare leadership suggests that the Burke Learning Agility Inventory™ is a valuable instrument for predicting business outcome and leadership success. Rebekah Cardenas, Ph.D., vice president of business development and assessment solutions at EASIConsult®, explains the research and some of its findings.
Collaboration has long been a focus for EASI•Consult®, as evidenced by previous writings on the subject by David Hoff, COO and executive vice president for leadership development. In this update to previous columns, Hoff illustrates how the Burke Learning Agility Inventory™ (Burke LAI) and 360◦ tools can help organizations achieve the collaboration they value.
In this era of continuous change, agility – the ability not only to adapt but to grow stronger and more effective in the process – is key. As Joseph Gier, Ph.D., Vice President of Consulting Services for EASI•Consult®, outlines in his article, companies must continuously build – and enhance – their agile capability to succeed in the long-term.