More than one thousand leadership, learning, and talent development professionals were asked about their top challenges in navigating a post-pandemic world with both a scarcity of available talent and high employee expectations. This year’s survey paints a picture of organizations taking experimental steps during a time of accelerated change. The increasingly competitive landscape for attracting and retaining talented employees and the rising expectations of today’s workforce have all combined to put added pressure on human resources professionals and leaders.
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Learn the six enduring leadership principles that will help aspiring leaders become more effective and respected along their journey.
Essential Motivators teaches an easy-to-apply system that can be delivered in your organization as an online experience or as part of a learning journey design. Learn more about how this program helps
The best leaders get their egos out of the way and become servant leaders who treat people with love and respect says leadership expert Ken Blanchard.
Scott Blanchard, President of Blanchard®, shares information about the recent rebrand of the company.
Explore strategies, tips, and techniques for addressing each of these areas to help you build an exceptional employee experience centered on better leadership practices.
Power is an unavoidable reality in the workplace. It can be present in both the organizational policies and norms as well as in the relationships between leaders and direct reports.
We can't separate out our humanity from what we do every day. Scott Blanchard shares how that idea was cemented in his first job assignment.
Ken Blanchard and Scott Blanchard share what’s changed and what’s stayed the same when it comes to focusing people’s energy and efforts toward a shared goal.
Blanchard finds that employees want more meetings with their boss, not less.
Learn how to improve the quality and quantity of conversations taking place throughout your organization.
Use these four communication skills to determine a person's levels of competence and commitment at a task. Once you have a better understanding of these qualities, you can lead situationally!
Being effective in the workplace as a leader depends on self-awareness. Understanding core needs—our own and those of others—is the best possible first step says Madeleine Homan Blanchard.
Challenges with hiring and retention continue to be top of mind with the HR/L&D professionals who responded to The Ken Blanchard Companies' survey. Engagement in a hybrid world is a key concern.
Understanding our Essential Motivators can be an important addition to self-awareness skill development says program director David Witt.
Blanchard’s Essential Motivators learning experience helps people understand themselves—and find their motivation—through the lens of four different temperaments: Fire, Earth, Air, and Water.
Culture thought leader and bestselling author, Stan Slap shows you how to get the unhesitating support of your employee culture as your company gets back to moving forward.
For most, if not all organizations, their employees are their number one asset. This makes the wellbeing, the engagement of employees very important. Why? Because engaged employees are passionate...
Learn six ways you can supercharge your time with your leader
Good virtual leadership is the same as good face-to-face leadership. It’s about doing all the important things leaders need to do, but in a different medium and environment.
Any organization can begin to improve employee engagement by implementing a simple and practical strategy. This one technique will immediately increase the frequency and quality of conversations...