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The Philosopher’s Eye is the companion forum to Wiley-Blackwell’s on-li...

 
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Nothing builds confidence like success. The tougher the problems and the more of them we solve, the greater our confidence becomes. That's the paradox of success in action. As our team racks up success after success, we understandably develop a...

Open-Ended Questions After you've clarified your intent and begun to practice establishing rapport and being open, your next challenge is to ask open-ended questions. Rapport is a great foundation for this. Effective open-ended questions generate res...

Problems build up and workplace conflicts arise. Your relationship with your co-worker suffers, you feel ineffective, and you both are less productive. No one wants to go into a tenuous situation blind and fumbling for words. Rather than shy away...

Three major pitfalls that severely limit a team's potential to be effective. The first pitfall encountered is that leaders and companies promote an entirely "there is no "I" in teams" ideology. In essence, those who endorse this a...

Growth has always been fundamental to business success, but it's never been more critical than it is now. Rapid changes in technology, shifting customer expectations, disruptive business models, and quickly evolving regulations force organizations to...

In The Wall Street Journal, Sept. 5, 2017, the Chinese and Russia United Nations representatives continue to supply North Korea with all the support required to continue ballistic missile provocations within the world. Of course, Russia and China hav...

We live in hurried times. We value going all out all the time to achieve audacious goals. However, non-stop work backfires. The American Institute of Stress reports that job pressures are the biggest source of tension for Americans, costing an...