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Dave Clark

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Winning 22 straight like the Cleveland Indians streak is quite a feat. How do we win day in and day out on the job?

The Cleveland Indians have taken the baseball world by storm by winning their last 22 consecutive games. In fact, every team in the American League has lost at least eight times since the last time the Indians tasted defeat. The streak is truly impressive and inspiring and it's the talk of the...

Having enough in the tank to be a top performer

Have you ever started a new job raring to go, just knowing you are going to set the standard for top performers? The question is, how do you sustain top performance? What are some of the keys to keep enough proverbial “gas in the tank” to perform at your best every day? Knowing yourself including...

Why Mentoring Is Important

You may be a rising star and have a track record of success. But when starting a new job, having a mentor to show you the ropes is important. Mentors hold a very valuable key to your success; they’ve been where you want to go. Why try to reinvent the wheel when you can learn from a trusted advisor?...

Retention is Dead! How the micro-career is the new employment model

Today’s cutting edge companies identify that now it’s all about the micro-career. Few employees have plans to spend decades with one company, instead preferring to do many different jobs requiring many different skills throughout their working careers. These are high-energy, driven individuals who...

Are you speaking their language? Send the right message to the right audience using generational marketing insights

Your eyes are barely open when the marketing messages begin. Whether it's logging on to check your emails, scanning Facebook or turning on the TV, we are constantly blasted with messages on everything from what to eat, how to stay in shape, to where to go to find that perfect marriage partner....

How to win in your first 90 days in a new job

The competition was steep and the talent immense. Yet, through it all, it was you they chose to fill the highly sought after position. Congratulations!

How to drive your career forward

Driving down the road of life, we often wish we had a crystal ball, especially when it comes to career advice. Wouldn’t it be great to possess the ability to be one step ahead of life’s curves and react to them before they become obstacles? And wouldn’t it be great to know what we wanted to be when...

Five ways you can build credibility in a new job

When you land a new gig, job number one is building credibility in that new job. There will be a lot of other activities you undertake in your first 90 days including cultural acclimation, learning new systems, and 

Reduce Emotional Hijacking with Emotional Intelligence

Everyone knows someone who gets emotional, or even fears getting on a plane. The person tenses up, hands turn clammy, and they become generally irritable simply by driving to the airport. Although this person may be the pillar of common sense and practicality in any other situation, when they get...