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Why You Need Positive Energy Rituals

Posted by Douglas Wick on Mon, Sep 30, 2013

Let's start by reinforcing an important principle:  Will and discipline are far more limited and precious resources than we realize.  They must be called upon very selectively. 

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Topics: employee performance, Execution, The Power of Full Engagement, human behavior performance, Discretionary Effort

Positive Reinforcement: Make it Immediate

Posted by Douglas Wick on Thu, Aug 15, 2013

Not so long ago there was an emphasis on leadership to, “manage by wandering around.”  Tom Peters In Search of Excellence brought this principal into focus, although its origins supposedly stem back to executives at Hewlett Packard.

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Topics: employee performance, Aubrey Daniels, positive reinforcement, Discretionary Effort


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