The Holy Grail in business today is engagement: employees’ energy, enthusiasm, and commitment to their companies. Engagement has a powerful effect not only on productivity but also on profitability and customer metrics.
Parents who spend time with their children, parents that listen and provide feedback in a controlled manner, are using Time & Emotion to build character. Like a great investment, that character growth will continue to pay dividends throughout that child’s life. Dividends that come in the form of more Time & Emotion. This an idea that also works with your key accounts (Customers, Colleagues, Family and Friends). Time & Emotion can be applied to any relationship.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Good writing does not succeed or fail on the strength of its ability to persuade. It succeeds or fails on the strength of its ability to engage you, to make you think, to give you a glimpse into someone else’s head, even if in the end you conclude that someone else’s head is not a place you’d really like to be.