Dennis Perkins: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Dennis Perkins is Chief Executive Officer of The Syncretics Group, a consulting firm devoted to effective leadership in demanding environments—especially those characterized by uncertainty, ambiguity, and rapid change. Perkins has worked for over twenty-five years as an advisor to senior leaders in organizations ranging from Fortune 100 corporations to nonprofit associations. A graduate of the [.].

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10 Best Cities For Young Professionals Seeking Work-Life Balance

Chart Your Course

The Midwest takes the top two spots on the list in Des Moines, IA and Madison, WI. College is a time of experimentation for many new students. Exploring new topics, making new friends, and trying new things are just the tip of the iceberg.

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5 Easy Steps To Improve Your Life.

Rich Gee Group

Looking back, it seems 21+18 is a joke equation compared to f(x) is (-ia) n g(a). There are so many books, seminars, and articles about how to motivate (yes I know, this is one too!).

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The Productivity Booster You Have in Your Pocket, But Probably Don’t Use

Harvard Business Review

It’s a piece of software on a device you own: the intelligent assistant (IA). We carry IAs around on our laptops (Microsoft’s Cortana), phones (Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri, Samsung’s Bixby) and smart speakers (Amazon’s Alexa, Baidu’s Little Fish). There are an estimated one billion IA-enabled devices in the world today. IAs are one of their top priorities. We still only spend a few minutes a month engaging with our IAs.

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Join Me in Des Moines?

Steve Farber

If you’re in the Midwest of the US–or just have a hankering to travel there–please join me at The Extreme Leadership Intensive in Des Moines, IA on July 18 & 19, 2013.

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May 2018 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Mark Stelzner of IA provided How to Build a Business Case for Your HR Transformation. Welcome to the Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, employee performance and engagement, personal and professional development, productivity, team building, and more. Creativity/Inspiration. Art Petty submitted How Integrative Thinking Promotes Creative Problem Solving.

June 2018 Leadership Development Carnival

Lead Change Blog

Kimberly Carroll of IA HR submitted Is Daily Pay the Right Choice for Your Organization? Welcome to the Leadership Development Carnival. We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, employee performance and engagement, personal and professional development, productivity, team building, and more. Communication.

Know-it-all supervisor has good ideas, but driving everyone crazy

Managers are Heroes

Larry Roberson, director of HR, Genesis Health System, Davenport, IA. The Scenario. “Alright, Stu, I’ve got a head-scratcher for you,”said VP Courtney Krewson, pulling up a chair next to HR manager Stu Capper’s desk in Stu’s office. Stu rubbed his eyes.

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The Economic Record of the McCain Presidency

Harvard Business Review

Or then there's Krugman ia, in which the stimulus bill passed in 2009 was much bigger and the Fed more aggressive.

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Preparing Local Economies for the Future - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DELL AND INTEL®

Harvard Business Review

Des Moines, IA. Sponsor Content from Dell and Intel® What does it mean to be a “future ready” local economy today? For many decades, cities focused their economic development efforts on attracting industry.

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