Working In Your Strengths: For Higher Productivity Teams

In this course, Allen Fahden, author of the famous Team Dimensions Profile, discusses why it is imperative that managers focus on ensuring that employees are “working in their strengths.” Fahden discusses the Creator, Advancer, Refiner, and Executor style…and teaches you how to optimize the make up of your teams to get the most done. Fahden’s philosophy is simple, Fun is Good. When people are working in their strengths and passionate about what they do, success is inevitable.

Leadership Excellence: The 7 Sides of Leadership for the 21st Century

In this course on Leadership, Pat Williams,  Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of the NBA’s Orlando Magic, discusses what he has labeled, the “seven sides of leadership” which are characteristics that every great leader must have. While he discusses many famous leaders, he points out that there are thousands of leaders of excellence in the world that we have never heard of–including fathers, coaches, Pastors, military leaders, etc. Mr. Williams goes into detail about each of the seven sides of leadership and explains why each of them is important.

 

Fun is Good: How to Create Joy and Passion in Your Workplace and Career

In this course, maverick marketing whiz Mike Veeck shares his simple, fail-proof formula for business success: Make work fun and you’ll create a culture of creativity that attracts the best employees and encourages customers to spend their money. Mike shares the need to reexamine the way business is conducted, from employer-employee relationships to customer service. The Fun Is Good philosophy has worked to make enjoyable evenings for all at Veeck’s ballparks but has also transformed a half-dozen struggling or start-up teams into a thriving $25 million business.