December 2010

Tough Talk

According to a poll by VitalSmarts, only 15% of U.S. employees feel comfortable dealing with "tough" conversations....

Hard Talks

Kerry Patterson shares how having the right training programs and processes in place allows managers to engage employees in difficult conversations....

Utah Business Forty under 40

Vincent Han, president of Change Anything, a division of VitalSmarts, was selected by Utah Business as one of Utah's top 40 business executives under the age of 40....

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Joseph Grenny references VitalSmarts' recent cost of conflict research as well as discusses the importance of building cultures of accountability....

Logo for Communicator Awards Communicator Awards

The Crucial Skills blog was awarded the prestigious Silver Communicator Award in the Business Blog category of the 2010 Communicator Awards....

Telly Awards

VitalSmarts received two first-place silver awards and four second-place bronze awards from the 31st Annual Telly Awards for outstanding videos....

LOL @ Work

Joseph Grenny discusses how the lack of laughter in an organization reflects a lack of trust. He shares his insight for building humor and candor into your leadership style....

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VitalSmarts was ranked #9 on the list of Top Revenue Companies in Utah Valley....