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4 Laws of Habit Change: Advice From Our February Growth Series

Our first Growth Series event of 2019, “Atomic Habits: Compound Tiny Changes Into Remarkable Results,” took place on...
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5 Hacks to Kick Your Productivity Into High Gear

By Ruth Erickson
Whether you’re your own boss or a manager of a team, productivity in the workplace is a hot issue right now. We all want to work smarter, not harder, to get things done...and enjoy work/life balance in paradise too.

Setting Goals? Focus on This Instead

By James Clear
This article is an excerpt from Atomic Habits, James Clear's New York Times best-seller. Join us for Growth Series with James Clear on February 27, 2019 to learn about how to improve 1% every day through tiny changes. Registration is still open....

How to Get 1% Better Every Day

By Ruth Erickson
What are your most important goals in life? What habits fuel those goals? And what would happen if every day, you were able to get 1% better at each of those habits?

Building a Culture of Feedback: Key Insights From Our Fall 2018 Growth Series

By Ruth Erickson
Our fall Growth Series event, “Build a Healthy Feedback Culture,” took place on September 19 and featured Sheila Heen, New York Times best-selling author, as our keynote speaker. We couldn’t have been more thrilled to welcome her to the islands.

5 Things to Do After a Difficult Conversation at Work

By Michelle Steitz
Giving feedback can result in difficult conversations at times. It can be easy for managers to miscommunicate or deliver feedback without enough empathy, just as it can be easy for employees to become defensive.

6 Things to Keep in Mind When Delivering Employee Feedback

By Ruth Erickson
Being a great leader means giving feedback that inspires growth and improves performance. It’s both essential to an employee’s individual growth and development but also to the health and well-being of your company. Contrary to what you might...

9 Questions to Ask Employees to Gain Actionable Feedback

By Michelle Steitz
Annual planning for next year is upon us. As you make decisions for the coming year, you’ll want to have a crystal clear understanding about where your employees stand. What do they think is working? What needs improvement?

Soliciting and Receiving Feedback: How to Do It Well

By Michelle Steitz
Giving, receiving, and acting on employee feedback is essential for organizations that want to improve their company culture. Nearly 60% of surveyed employees and 72% of employees under 30 want feedback from their bosses daily or weekly,...

Sheila Heen, New York Times Best-selling Author, to Headline Fall Growth Series Event

By Ruth Erickson
Gaining feedback from within your organization is essential to learning, growing, and innovating, especially as your business scales. But giving, receiving, and using feedback can be challenging.

Making Plans for Next Year: Why Feedback and Candid Conversations Matter

By Ruth Erickson
Next year may seem like a world away, but from an annual planning perspective, it’s just around the corner. As we cruise into fall, many of us are thinking about annual planning for 2019. We’re assessing what worked well, what we’d like to do...

6 Essentials to Make Sure Your Next Job Candidate Comes to Work for Your Business

By Chris Wakukawa
Finding the next hire for your business can feel like finding a needle in a haystack. In fact, the NIFB Small Business Optimism Index found in April 2018 that 88% of small businesses hiring or trying to hire reported few or no qualified...