Posts in: high performance

December 3, 2018 Carly Cope

The Four C’s of Humanity (And Their Role in Smart Business)

If you defined humanity, you might say something like: humanity is the state of being human, or it is a human’s ability to think, process, and communicate. You might also connect humanity with feelings we experience, like love,...

May 16, 2018 Joe Mechlinski

Get Ready to Hustle Hard and Never Settle With Mario Armstrong

This episode of Shift Happens, featuring two-time Emmy award winner Mario Armstrong, will have you rethinking “normal.” Think the number one skill a talk show host needs to possess is conversation skills? Think the road to...

May 16, 2018 Joe Mechlinski

How to Get Happy (and Stay Happy) in Less Than 60 Minutes

“Happiness is not out there, it’s in you.” Undergrad in health science and health promotion, CHECK. Research specialization in childhood obesity, CHECK. A masters degree in child and youth health, CHECK. A pHD in health...

December 8, 2017 Joe Mechlinski

The Absolute MUST Attend Conferences and Events

 “You are the average of the 5 people you surround yourself with”- Jim Rohn I believe that being successful is all about putting yourself in the right room with the right people.There are thousands, of events, conferences,...

November 29, 2017 Joe Mechlinski

14 Books You Must Read (Or Listen To) In The New Year

If you know me, you know that I love to read. Although I only scored a 400 on my reading section of the SAT (decades ago), I’ve learned to enjoy – and even crave – the knowledge, relaxation, and comfort that books deliver. I...

November 16, 2017 Joe Mechlinski

Top 25 Moments of Gratitude In The Last 12 Months

Picking only 25 moments I’m grateful for in the last 12 months was tough! There are so many moments, experiences, and people that I’m thankful for, but I muscled through and narrowed my list to these 25 moments. 25 moments that...

July 3, 2017 Jeff Lesher

How One Man's Cable Company Made Him Die 3 Months Too Soon

  When it comes to getting service of true quality, times are tough. One of the best gauges of how positive most service interactions are is asking people to recount a recent “remarkable” experience. They are – as likely as not...

June 6, 2017 Rachana Dixit

Top 5 To-Do's When Your Merger Press Release Hits The Wire

Co-Authored by: Sarah Le Roy In our last blog post, 90% of Mergers Fail Without These 5 Crucial Elements, we focused on the organization’s role in a merger. Today, we’re focusing on the individual’s role  - people absolutely can...

May 22, 2017 Paul Elliott, ph.D.

Post-Merger Integration: Grinding Gears vs. a Seamless Shift to High Performance

As leader during a merger or acquisition, your focus is creating value from the transaction. Unfortunately, despite the complexity of both completing the deal and navigating a post-merger integration (PMI)—and the real-world...