Teamwork Culture

Teamwork Culture Critical in Critical Times

Teamwork Culture

What Babies and College Football Tell Us about Human Nature

“Us and them” is perhaps the simplest explanation of human nature. As many of you may have seen recently on 60 minutes, our understanding of babies and what they are thinking has grown leaps and bounds thanks to fascinating research being conducted at the Yale University baby lab. Teamwork Culture is critical because it helps us to see the whole, not always our own self interest. Or more appropriately, seeing our self interest in the greater interest. When times are difficult or changing teamwork culture will help guide human behavior in the right direction.  

Why Democrats and Republicans cannot get along

Why Democrats and Republicans Cannot Get Along!

Why Democrats and Republicans Cannot Get Along

Why Democrats and Republicans cannot get along you ask?

We are as humans inherently righteous. That is the basic premise of Jonathan Haidt’s book The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion. Starting from this premise makes it much easier to understand how “Uncle Joe” or “Aunt Susie” can be such a nice person and easy to get along with, until it comes to politics and religion. Why Democrats and Republicans cannot get along is a mystery for anyone in the middle, and I think a passion for those on the extremes. 

Workplace Generations

Workplace Generations The Jeffersons Model

Workplace Generations A Model to Identify Employee’s Generation

Workplace Generations is a hot topic because millions of Millennials are pouring into the workplace with a new set of values that are often at odds with conventional thinking. Because of this we took to task figuring out what generation we all fall into. Below is an easy model to quickly determine what generation you likely fall into, and with one easy question you can determine where others fall.

The Jeffersons was a TV show that aired from January 18, 1975, through June 25, 1985. It fits well with generations because of its timing, its long and popular run, its connection to an older show, and its iconic nature in our TV history. It was one of a hand full of shows to choose from in early TV, and its ten year run speaks to its popularity.