Train the Trainer: Coaching for Success

Dr. Jon Warner is a prolific author, management consultant and executive coach with over 25 years experience. He has an MBA and a PhD in Organizational Psychology.   “Any instruction that lasts longer than ten seconds is coaching” That’s the view held by the highly successful Mars Corporation and that’s the view that successful organizations […]

Analytical Thinking: Why You Need It and How to Get Better.

Analytical thinking skills are critical in the work place because they help you to gather information, articulate, visualize and solve complex problems. Even with comprehensive training, there will be many times where you will be put on the spot to think analytically and the right or wrong answer could make a difference with regard to your […]

Market Segmentation

by DR. JON WARNER Many organizations (and especially relatively young ones or ones with a brand new product or service) often think that a whole market will almost universally want what it has to sell. In some cases this may be true (eventually) but much more often only parts of the market will ever buy […]


by Jeri Larsen. The lines between marketing and training are blurred and stretched and somewhat nebulous these days. It’s time that we stop reserving marketing just for our consumers and start educating and impressing your employees. Training isn’t just training any more. Training is in a minimal space right now—straddling both consumer education (which lends credibility by giving […]

THE MILLENNIAL DEBATE – Does the generation gap actually exist?

By: Ron Zamir. At this point, I think we all know the basic context: the millennial generation is poised to enter the workforce en masses, and the change will happen quickly. As happens with any major culture shift, some companies are a little nervous, and understandably so. That’s why we see article after article trying […]

Leadership Challenges You Can Solve With the Leadership Matrix

Mike Figliuolo is the co-author of Lead Inside the Box: How Smart Leaders Guide Their Teams to Exceptional Results.  He is the managing director of thought LEADERS, LLC – a leadership development training firm.   The phrase “think outside the box” makes me physically ill.  It’s trite and isn’t at all practical.  But inside the box?  That’s where great […]

How To Dress Casual For Work

Looking professional on a job doesn’t mean you have to wear a suit or dress overly conservative and boring, but dressing casual for work sometimes gets people confused, it certainly doesn’t mean just rolling out of bed and throwing on a sweat shirt. Remember first impressions are lasting impressions. Therefore, it’s important to learn how […]

Arizona The Host Of Great Events

When it comes to rental searches and home rentals in general, the Internet is the first place you should think to look. You have various properties advertised including townhouses, apartments, homes and condos. The World Wide Web can also provide you with property listings for duplexes, lofts and even vacation rentals. If you want to […]

Unemployment Blues Life Changing Events

If we are unlucky enough to be at the wrong place at the wrong time, we experience a personal tsunami misfortune of devastating proportions that sweeps away our routine lifestyle and forever changes the world we know. Yet despite the frequency of such events the tidal waves of Asia, the hurricanes of the Gulf Coast, the […]


How To Live Life Free Of Stress An Interview With Joe Dimaggio

Stress! Everyone can relate to that overwhelming feeling. It creeps up on you at work, at home, sometimes even on your vacation. How can one impact this? How can one end the vicious cycle of stress? As a Senior Program Leader for Landmark Education, an international training and development company, I lead courses for hundreds […]