Talent optimization and the agile leader

People Management

employees not paying attention
Company Culture
  • Shannon Howard
  • June 13, 2019

A recent study showed that employees do very little to address disruptive workplace behavior. The reasons why not may surprise you.

Statistician at work
People Management
  • Austin Fossey, Ph.D.
  • June 12, 2019

When you manage like a statistician, you put data at the center of all you do, and that means better results. This is what it looks like in practice.

PI partner conversation
For Consultants
  • Alexandra LeBlanc
  • June 11, 2019

Resistance to change is inevitable—and consultants know this all too well. Once your client has accepted your consultant recommendations and…

checkout at Harpoon Brewery
Team Development
  • Liz Sheffield
  • June 6, 2019

After more than a decade of implementing retail training at Starbucks, I learned three essential elements to make training a success. Read about them here.

two employees talking seriously
People Management
  • Shannon Howard
  • June 5, 2019

Letting go of an employee is a difficult decision to make for any employer—but it’s a decision that has to be made. Here’s when and how to let someone go.

Muzquiz knows how to motivate employees
Behavioral Assessments
  • Erin Balsa
  • June 4, 2019

Too many business leaders don’t know how to motivate employees. But if you follow the talent optimization discipline, motivating people is simple.

People Management
  • Erin Balsa
  • May 29, 2019

Implementing a workplace book club is a low-cost way to boost employee engagement while enabling employees to execute your business strategy.

How to build leadership capacity across an organization The Predictive Index
People Management
  • Bruno Boksic
  • May 28, 2019

When it comes to leadership, it’s about putting your team above yourself. That’s what explorer Ernest Shackleton did more than 100 years ago.

Team Development
  • Matt Poepsel PhD
  • May 20, 2019

Discover 10 key traits of successful agile teams and learn 5 tips for building agile teams.

PI Learning Center
Team Development
  • Jennifer Moebius
  • May 15, 2019

We’ve rounded up the best leadership conferences of 2019 to send your existing and future leaders this year. Here they are in chronological order.