Levers of #Influence

Levers of #Influence

This post is part of our 2016 Team Buzz Builder Guest Blogger series. Today we are pleased to introduce you to David Sparks, author of the inspiring SparkVoice blog. Years ago I took a team position inside of major manufacturing company with no direct reports, but one...
Big Time Onions – the Entrepreneur Version

Big Time Onions – the Entrepreneur Version

There’s a colorful term coined by a Chicago Bulls announcer for a player attempting a 3-point shot: “big time onions.” I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how entrepreneurs tend to have big time onions. It takes a special person to quit or reject a comfortable, safe...
Are You a Leader That Hides in Plain Sight?

Are You a Leader That Hides in Plain Sight?

This post is part of our 2016 Team Buzz Builder Guest Blogger series. Today we are pleased to introduce you to John Thurlbeck of Wear Consulting. I have a notion that many leaders hide in plain sight. By this I mean they have the title leader though they don’t...
Feedback: It’s Not Just for Millennials

Feedback: It’s Not Just for Millennials

I’ll never forget the first boss I worked for who actually understood feedback. Coming from a previous job in which I had received little to none, I was ready to put my head down, get to work, and earn the respect of my new peers. As a good Midwestern girl I also...
Are You a Leader That Hides in Plain Sight?

Featured on Friday: The Chatter About #CTDOMag

Earlier this month we told you about an exciting new resource for those interested in talent development. CTDO is an “App-Based Magazine Unlike Anything You’ve Experienced” – and we offered several of our Team Buzz Builders the opportunity to...
Levers of #Influence

Weaving Leadership Influence

This post is a part of our 2016 Team Buzz Builder Guest Blogger Series. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Byron Ernest, Superintendent and Head of Schools for Hoosier Academies. It is so exciting to have the opportunity to do a guest post for the Weaving...