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2014Sep29
Renie Cavallari

Bring Your Good Time With You…And Be Rewarded For It!

Did you know this week is a national holiday? And Aspire is the global sponsor? Get ready, because it's National Fun Week!
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2014Sep22
Renie Cavallari

Only Mad Men Listen to Yes Men

FACT: Sometimes, people lie. The higher up the food chain you sit, the more lies you will likely hear. It isn't because people deliberately want to lie to you. Actually, they just want you to be happy, and they believe the truth will not make you happy.
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2014Sep15
Renie Cavallari

Are You “All in?"

As the saying goes…"if it is worth doing, it's worth doing well." As a leader, the challenge of dealing with associates who choose to do the minimum amount required or consistently work at a mediocre level is more common than we realize. Over a 12-year study of performance in both people and […]
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2014Sep08
Renie Cavallari

Skillfully Navigating the Unknown

Businesses require both reactive and proactive thinking. All leaders must be able to respond to and manage the inevitable changes in the marketplace that impact our businesses. And the more proactive thinking time leaders make for themselves and their people to plan ahead, the less reactive […]
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2014Sep02
Renie Cavallari

Starting the Day Off Right

A leader's focus in the first 5 minutes of the day sets the tone for your whole team. Recently, I had to change my own first 5 minutes. I used to come into the Aspire Lab constantly talking on the phone. I saw two problems. First, that I couldn't really greet my teammates while on the phone, and […]
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