It is time for a fresh approach to gender issues. The 21st century world has changed, 60% of global graduates are women, 80% of consumer goods buying decisions (in an ever-expanding range of sectors) are made by women around the globe. Yet few companies see this as a key, global business opportunity.
Psychology is often accused of being little more than common sense. In a way, this is true: most of the psychological advice found in popular sources is intuitive and obvious. At the same time, however, that advice is often unsupported by any scientific evidence. This is particularly true for the self-help industry, which has hijacked psychology for mass consumption.
Our Performance Issue uncovers the secrets of great performance, including managing your political capital, differentiating stars (or doing the exact opposite), being agile and much more.
In just 15 years it’s moved from new concept to accepted wisdom, but engagement remains mired in questions ranging from whether it actually exists to whether it positively influences company outcomes. This issue includes nine great articles that provide light on the topic where there was once just heat.
The “dark side” of personality can create brilliant success or tragic failure. Our world-class authors describes how to understand and manage this challenging but powerful force.
They are the innovators, the artists and likely the secret force behind your company’s success. But how do you get the best from your company’s creative talent? TQ tells all!