Leadership Traits, Styles, Competencies Work Environment

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

For all the time executives spend concerned about physical strength and health when it comes down to it, mental strength can mean even more. Particularly for entrepreneurs, numerous articles talk about critical characteristics of mental strength—tenacity, “grit,” optimism, and an unfailing ability as Forbes contributor David Williams says, to “fail up.” Amy Morin is a […]

Training, Development, Coaching Traits, Styles, Competencies

Creating Championship Teams – The 5 C’s

“No single leader can any longer meet the demands placed on them and there is a growing recognition of the need for highly effective leadership teams” —Peter Hawkins. Most businesses are not harnessing anywhere close to the true potential of their people, and this lost productivity is costing millions. But now there is a way […]

Culture Leadership Work Environment

3 Areas Impacting Africa’s Recovery and Rise

Corruption, Religion, and Judicial System The impact of corruption cannot be underestimated. Roughly 43 percent of Africans are living in poverty while over US$50 billion worth of stolen assets flow out of Africa every year. That’s money that could be used to invest in jobs and social services, where additional resources are needed most. Widespread […]

They're starvation wages - Ex-USA coach and star hope World Cup triumph transforms domestic game
Compensation & Benefits Culture Pay, Performance, Promotions

“They’re Starvation Wages” – Gender Pay Inequality on the Field

The United States have been told they risk losing their status as the best team in women’s football if the “starvation wages” in their domestic league are not addressed. USA won a fourth Women’s World Cup title in Lyon on Sunday, retaining the trophy with a 2-0 victory over Netherlands after knocking out European heavyweights […]