Team Engagement and Collaboration: Motivating People to Work Together

Team Engagement and Collaboration: Motivating People to Work Together

I have two young children: a three-year-old and a six-year-old. For those of you that have young children, you know it’s a complete mixed bag. I wouldn’t trade it for anything, but I often find myself making declarations that I thought I would never make. Very commonly in our house on any given day you might hear me declare:  Remember, don’t hit daddy in the face. Only use soft balls to throw at people. Don’t jump on his neck. As I write these out, I see that there is a common theme. I... Read More
Finding Your Rocky Moment

Finding Your Rocky Moment

In the movie Rocky II, Adrian (Rocky’s wife) doesn’t want him to fight Apollo Creed again. In the midst of an argument with Rocky about this, Adrian goes into labor. Although she delivers a healthy baby she slips into a coma. During that time, Rocky is completely unmotivated to fight Creed as he is very distraught and naturally so. However, Adrian eventually comes out of the coma and one of the first things Adrian says to Rocky is that there is one thing she wants him to do for... Read More