Building productive workplace teams with shared vision for success

Our 21st century focus on teams isn’t new. Successful industry executives and entrepreneurs have long recognized the value of teams in fulfilling a company’s purpose and producing positive results. Industry titan Andrew Carnegie was a proponent of teamwork, defining it as “the ability to work together toward a common vision.” And his contemporary Henry Ford […]

The Most Overlooked (and Important) Part of Obama’s Jobs Proposal

There has certainly been a lot of talk about President Obama’s latest job proposal.  The purpose of this post is not to give my opinion on the many details of the plan.  What I wanted to do is make you aware of a part of the plan that the press has largely overlooked.  This proposal […]