Tag: relationships

“Get Something Signed!”

CEOs and Government Officials often share a common trait: they are fond of signing ceremonies. Big productions, built around signing a piece of paper, appeal to human nature for the same reason weddings are well attended. It’s a party, and

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Oil and Gas Industry Workforce Challenges: Can We Successfully Integrate the Millennials?

Today, the Oil and Gas industry faces major workforce challenges: The immense wave of skilled personnel who will be retiring during the next few years, the so-called “Big Crew Change” or “Silver Tsunami,” will cause major challenges to

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Emotional Intelligence is More Important than IQ

Emotional Intelligence (“EI”) was popularized by Daniel Goleman with his groundbreaking research that defined EI and discussed how it can be applied in the workplace.  However, many people see the word “emotional” in the title and turn away.  Yet, EI

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