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Three Strategies Fuel Innovation Success

By Pat Heydlauff Innovation, creativity and leadership are three of the most written-about topics in the business community. In fact a quick review of one online bookseller shows that they currently have over 150,000 titles on these subjects. Are they just buzzwords or do they play an important role in the success and sustainability of […]

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Room Dynamics Fuel Efficiency

By Pat Heydlauff Perhaps you already understand what room dynamics has to do with productivity. But do you realize what it can do for your efficiency, your calendar – your precious time? A strategic room dynamics roadmap is all about creating a workplace environment that maximizes your productivity, efficiency and effectiveness. If your work space […]

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Room Dynamics Fuel Success

By Pat Heydlauff Although it was a beautiful sunny spring day outside, there was a dark cloud hanging over attorney Steve and his office reflected it. Steve was the managing partner of a multiple-city law firm spread across the state. He complained about how unfocused, distracted and disorganized he felt. He was worried that the […]

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Leaders’ Actions Fuel Results

By Pat Heydlauff The old adage “actions speak louder than words” is as relevant today as when first spoken. For leaders, their actions and behaviors reveal their true core values and beliefs. Their actions speak volumes no matter what their words say. When you strip away characteristics, traits and attributes, you find true leadership behaviors […]

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Use Technology to Influence Millennial Workforce Productivity

By Pat Heydlauff With 105 million strong in the US, the Millennial generation is now larger than the number of Baby Boomers and Generation X combined. Their presence is felt in the workplace and is creating great diversity in age, work ethic, interpersonal social and communication skills. Instead of silver spoons in their hands, they […]

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How Transformational Leaders Influence

By Pat Heydlauff “Research evidence clearly shows that groups led by transformational leaders have higher levels of performance and satisfaction than groups led by other types of leaders. Why? Because transformational leaders hold positive expectations for followers, believing that they can do their best,” stated Ronald E. Riggio, Ph.D., on Psychology Today’s blog. Transformational leadership […]

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Engagement: Getting Over the “Them versus Us” Mentality

By Pat Heydlauff Maximizing the productivity of workforce talent is the greatest leadership challenge in today’s marketplace. Increased efficiency and productivity means increasing razor-thin profitability. The answer lies in connecting the communication dots by tying workforce productivity to the company’s performance, but how? The thought process of “them versus us” is the root cause of […]

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Digital Addiction Wreaks Havoc on Business Innovation

By Pat Heydlauff Your success or failure is created by what you focus on. What you focused on five years, five months or five days ago is what you have in your life today. What you focus on today is what you will reap in the future. Dementia usually describes deterioration in cognitive abilities that […]

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Translation, Not Transcription, is the Key to Business Success

By Pat Heydlauff Change occurs constantly and your business must learn to adapt. From the telegraph to the cell phone, the personal computer to the Internet, companies have access to newer and better tools to do business in the 21st century. However, many organizations find success, even moderate success, yet remain stuck in the old […]

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Spring Clean Your Workplace to Increase Profits and Productivity

By Pat Heydlauff Spring cleaning is a phrase that is usually relegated to the home, but it is just as relevant to the well-being, productivity and future of a small business or a large corporation. Spring cleaning is the practice of cleaning a home from top to bottom, especially after long hard winters in colder […]