Collective Action and the Secret Life of Ants

Collective Action and the Secret Life of Ants

Are Collaborations the Next Big Thing in Business?   Author: Dr. Rachel Y. Talton, CEO of Synergy Inc.   I have been thinking a lot about collaborations in our business model. In today's economy every business leader should be. But I think what's interesting lies beyond the economic conditions in which we find ourselves. For example, how and why does collective action work? What are the cultural, organizational, and structural antecedents to a successful collective action?…
Take Your Confidence to the Next Level

Take Your Confidence to the Next Level

Author:  DeLores Pressley, CEO of DeLores Pressley Worldwide   I realize you already feel that you are a self-confident person. And, you should feel this way, because of all that you have accomplished. Self-confidence is the key to becoming successful in any profession. Self-confidence is an admired attitude in a person. Although, you have already taken the personal steps to become a self-confident person in your career, it is always a good idea to continue…