March 2005

Only the Ethical Need Apply

As corporate America experiences the "great global brain drain," a trend where technology takes over routine work tasks, a focus on ethics will intensify. VitalSmarts' Joseph Grenny says we must either resolve the weaknesses ethically or suffer more acutely....

When a Subordinate Goes Wide to the Boss

What do you do when an ambitious employee goes to your boss behind your back to pitch an idea you originally rejected? According to Grenny this situation may illustrate your tendency to micromanage and not give people opportunities to vent their ideas....

VitalSmarts Adapts Crucial Confrontations for Corporate Training Proven Process for Improving Individual, Team, and Company Performance

VitalSmarts today announced the release of Crucial Confrontations™ training, a proven step-by-step process for enhancing accountability, improving performance, and ensuring execution. Crucial Confrontations joins its award-winning counterpart, Crucial Conversations® training, to provide focused training solutions for confronting the chronic problems that keep organizations stuck....