Archive for April, 2010

Review of Open Leadership: How Social Technology Can Transform The Way You Lead

April 30, 2010 11 Comments
Review of Open Leadership: How Social Technology Can Transform The Way You Lead

When I found that Charlene Li of The Altimeter Group had written a new book about leadership and social technology, I contacted her and asked for an early review copy. She responded personally and promptly and I’m glad to say that after reading “Open Leadership: How Social Technology Can Transform The Way You Lead,” I [...]

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Hire Digital Citizens

April 27, 2010 4 Comments
Hire Digital Citizens

If I owned or managed a business, I would try very hard to ensure all of my new hires were digital citizens.  Digital citizens “get” the web and its new relational technologies and techniques because they actually use them.  They blog, tweet, bookmark, and connect on Facebook and LinkedIn. They speak the native digital tongue [...]

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Brand .ME Personal Branding Contest Finalist

April 22, 2010 2 Comments
Brand .ME Personal Branding Contest Finalist

I’m very pleased to be one of the finalists in the Brand .ME contest on personal branding sponsored by mydomain.com. I am one of five finalists in the career/job hunting category. You can check out all the excellent finalists by clicking here.  Be sure to vote for your favorite, which I hope is me! I [...]

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Maritz Study On Employee Distrust For Leadership

April 20, 2010 12 Comments
Maritz Study On Employee Distrust For Leadership

Maritz Research recently released the results of a survey they conducted on trust in the workplace. Their study suggests that trust is in bad shape. I interviewed Rick Garlick of Maritz about the study. My interview with Rick is directly below his brief bio. Rick Garlick is Director of Consulting and Strategic Implementation for Maritz [...]

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