Engaging Gen Y- starting from the top

How does a CEO connect with the Gen Y employees in their organization to maximize business results? To answer this question we did a quick and dirty virtual focus group of high performing Gen Y employees across small, medium and large organizations and here are some of the top points that were made:...

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Four Critical Conversations that Maximize Employee Engagement & Performance

The role of managers and supervisors in the employee engagement process is vital. This is something we all know. Recently, a client asked me to outline some of the key conversations that need to occur between managers and supervisors and their teams. The initial list was huge but I was able to combine some ideas and eliminate others to come up with the four critical conversations I believe need...

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Geoff Webb joins Impact 99

BLOGGER SPOTLIGHT 2011 for Impact99This post features Geoff Webb and he's got a great message to share.  Who you are (the official version)? I am Geoff Webb and I am the owner and CEO of Radical Events.  We are a Recruitment and Social Media training/learning organization based out of Toronto, Canada. Who you are (the unofficial version)—3 things that are unique about you? Ah Three...

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Making an Impact – Daneal Charney

The Impact99 event is designed for leaders in Human Resources. This will be a hands on and full of energy event. There will be 99 innovative leaders will spend the day with Canada's top business leaders and social media experts to learn, create and connect over the topic of HR 2.0 We'd like to give you the "unofficial" bio of our speakers, social media coaches and panelists. Today, we...

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Social Media Leadership & the Vancouver Riots

I am embarrassed. I am in disbelief. I am mad. To see the absolute mayhem and destruction in Vancouver last night after the Vancouver Canucks lost the Stanley Cup Finals was nothing short of disgusting. For a city that just a few hours early was at its finest, we sure managed to turn that 2010 Olympic and 2011 Stanley Cup Playoff energy and buzz into ridicule and shame. Yet through the chaos,...

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