Building Your Best Team: Learn to Value and Appreciate Differences

building your best team
To grow a successful and sustainable business, you need a team of employees who bring their unique abilities, strengths and perspectives to the challenges you will face. But to draw and keep talented individuals who are different than you, you have to learn a key skill: You have to learn how to lead people who are different than you. There are lots of great books on leadership that provide valuable insights into key skills and abilities needed to effectively lead others. But one concept that ...

January Review 2014

First, I want to say Happy Lunar New Year. Lunar New Year began on January 31, and it is the Year of the Horse.   I am Chinese, and in my culture, Chinese New Year is a very important time of year. Families get together and share time together, much like Christmas in Western culture. It is a time for new beginnings, blessings for the new year and hopes for plenty of good luck, fortune, and a long life. People born in the Year of the Horse are considered very energetic. This year will ...