[FLR} How Facebook brought a great team together quickly | Creativity takes teamwork | Manager knows best?

FastCompany | Inside Facebook. How to bring a great team together quickly. 

 

New Scientist | Creativity takes teamwork. 

 

HBR | The days of “manager knows best” are ending.

 

Podcast | Larry Winget author of It’s Called Work for a Reason. 

 

CBS | New JC Penney CEO brings lessons from Apple.

 

“Our number one competitor is ourselves and our way of thinking, which is informed by decades of experience. It’s not another store; it’s not another format like the Internet. Our competition is ourselves and our best friend is our imagination.” Ron Johnson CEO JC Penny (former head of Apple retail)

  

Leading, along the road with you!

 

Alan

 

P.S. Are you experiencing higher turnover with employees transitioning from parental leave? The Paternity/Maternity program is a simple way to help support the transition back to work  Click here  for more details.

 

P.P.S. For those that don’t like football, or who have a PVR, join me  Sun Feb 5th @8 P.M. We are the career experts for a new reality show on the Oprah Network. Million Dollar Neighbourhood. This weeks show is focused on helping individuals to identify & find the right career.