team building

How to Plan a Successful Company Retreat

rawpixel / Pixabay In today’s business environment, the adage to “work hard, play hard” has become just work hard for many companies. Employees are hard charging and with unemployment so low, some companies are working harder than ever with fewer team members. Although working hard is important, balance is critical to long-term success. Given the …

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A Couple of Good Places to Find Icebreaker Activities

Every year at about this time I get a handful of requests for ideas for icebreaker activities. In fact, I found of one of those requests this morning in my inbox. Here are the two sites that come to the top of my mind when I’m asked for places to find icebreaker activities for classrooms. …

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Finding Success Through A Shared Vision

For 6 years now, Hanapin Marketing has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana. In May, Hanapin was proud to claim the #1 spot in the small business category (16 – 74 employees) and just last month was certified as a Great Place to Work® by Fortune. A number of articles …

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4 Easy Ways To Bring Diverse Thinking To Your Company

November 29, 2017 First and foremost, I do not want to belittle the true meaning of diversity and the importance of diversity with this article. This article will define diversity in a broad sense speaking more toward industry knowledge, and it is not to takeaway from other meanings of diversity.   Assistant Professor of Sociology, …

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