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What Does WINNING Performance Look Like To You?

| October 30, 2014 | Reactions
What Does WINNING Performance Look Like To You?

Every manager has them: expectations. They have expectations of what meeting and exceeding objectives looks like for their direct reports. Where do you think the bar should be set for getting the highest level of performance out of folks— regardless of the goal they’re trying to achieve? Here are four check points to determine if they’re crushing the […]

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VIDEO: Catherine Morris on “Why Hire Military Vets”

| October 28, 2014 | Reactions
VIDEO: Catherine Morris on “Why Hire Military Vets”

Catherine Morris is a former United States Air Force veteran who served our nation proudly, and now brings her expertise to our team at Windstream (lucky us!). Her passion and confidence in her fellow service members motivated her to sit down and chat with us about the importance of hiring military vets during their transition back to civilian […]

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Check Out My Workspace

| October 23, 2014 | Reactions
Check Out My Workspace

Does anyone out there remember summer reading lists for school? Can we get an “amen” and then a big sigh of relief that high school is over forever? (Debatable, we know, but that is a whole other blog post.) Everyone but the nerds loved to hate the summer reading list. Turns out, it was good […]

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“Music That Motivates Me” ft. Chris Nicolini

| October 21, 2014 | Reactions
“Music That Motivates Me” ft. Chris Nicolini

I have always been a big fan of 90s rock (Pearl Jam, Sound Garden, Mudhoney, Temple of the Dog… among a dozen others) and one of my all-time favorite bands is The Foo Fighters.  They started in the aftermath of Nirvana (who was always highly over-rated) and have been crushing it for 20 years now.  […]

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