February 20, 2019

The Collaboration Tug of War

With the abundant technology we have today, you would think cross-functional collaboration would be easier than ever. It’s not. While email, web conferencing, and instant messaging […]
January 16, 2019

Time Management – Prioritize Your “Big Rocks”

There never seems to be enough time to do all we need to do. All day long, items on our checklists grow while time withers away. […]
December 3, 2018

The CEO Connection: The Joy of Giving…

The Joy of Giving … Giving back to the community is good for the soul and good for your workplace culture. We work in an environment […]
December 1, 2018

Press Release: SEMI Int’l and Effective Training Announce Training Partnership

SEMI Member companies enhance team productivity by providing people skills training to their engineers, managers and project teams SEMI, the global electronics manufacturing supply chain association, […]
November 16, 2018

The CEO Connection: Small Business Making a Big Difference

The air in the Silicon Valley continues to be filled with thick smoke, which is a constant reminder of the recent fire tragedy impacting so many […]
October 30, 2018

Learning: It’s all about ME …

Every morning, I wake up thinking about all I need to accomplish—tasks on my list, meetings I must attend, emails to respond to, people I need […]
June 21, 2018

The CEO Connection: Bring out the Warrior in your Workplace …

Bring out the Warrior in your Workplace … For another year, the electrifying play and teamwork of the 2018 Golden State Warriors championship team enthralled fans […]
June 13, 2018

Five Challenges of Training a Global Workforce

Expanding business globally offers many benefits, but it also brings a myriad of challenges.  And near the top of the list of challenges is how to […]
December 7, 2017

Press Release: Effective Training Transforms Instructor-Led Soft Skills Training

Effective Training Transforms Instructor-Led Soft-Skills Training Highly interactive webinar series gets a huge response from a telecommunication giant   San Jose, CA, December 1, 2017 – […]
November 9, 2017

Email Fires are Preventable: How to Avoid a Flaming Trail of Messages

In email, people are often concerned about the tone they use, or the tone their readers perceive they use, and its effect on the message.   […]