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Aug 24

Why business execution still fails employees

By Scot Herrick | Cube Rules Commentary

It is the seemingly unexplainable conundrum: Business leaders want “stimulating innovation and creativity and enabling entrepreneurship.” Yet, employees believe that their “confidence in leaders and managers is disturbingly low—particularly in terms of the interpersonal aspects of their respective roles.” I don’t know about you, but I’ve rarely seen any group of people hitting innovation and […]

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Aug 10

Why your boss waffles

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

Waffling is big right now. After all, sports fans are now in the midst of the “Will he play? Or won’t he?” season of the waffling Brett Farve. Or, as shown in Wisconsin T-Shirts–and now ones in Minnesota, with the saying “We will never forget you, Brent.” In sports, waffling is cause for celebration, attention, […]

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May 13

When buzzwords take over your company

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

Half of working in any profession is learning the language of the profession. But corporations are starting to replace the actions associated with the language with just the language. We’ve become a company of buzzwords where corporate speak is substituted for corporate actions. If you don’t know the language, you don’t count One of the […]

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