Entries by Rob Jackson

The Best Team Building Events For Millennials

To millennials the best team building events are designed to have a major economic impact and make a major social statement. Case in point:  Millennials have been virtually priced out of the great American dream of the big house and the big cars.  Many of them leave college to face adult life with the crippling […]

Leadership Is an Art And a Skill

Leadership is an art, but the finished product may seem as abstract as Picasso’s Guernica–profound, impactful, overpowering, and quite frankly, hard for some people to understand. Like other art forms, leadership is an expression of the artist’s world view. An x-ray of his heart. An open letter to the world declaring his values, passions, and […]

Leadership Team Building For Millennials

In America’s dynamic new multi-generational workplace, leadership team building is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. There are more than 75 million Millennials aged 18 to 34; and just under 74 million Baby Boomers aged 51 to 69. The new kids on the block are also the heavyweights; and they’re throwing their weight around and making their […]

How Self Acceptance Can Make Bonding Exercises Fun

It’s holiday season! Time for the obligatory office parties, happy hours, gift exchanges, and other torturous bonding exercises. Oh the horror! If bonding exercises feel more like bondage to you, maybe it’s time to take a moment for some serious reflection and self-evaluation. No! There’s nothing wrong with you. But there may be something going […]

Building a Team On a Foundation of Charity

Like any other kind of construction, building a team requires careful planning, a well drafted blueprint, and available expertise in a variety of disciplines to assure success. The raison d’etre for building a team within a corporation should be reflected in the company’s mission statement. Whether you sell goods or services or both–whatever your business–the clarity […]