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Writing the Story

By | 2016-04-04T11:41:37+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Root Blog, Storytelling, Uncategorized|

When you go on an adventure it's a journey, but when you write it down it becomes a story. Great stories have conflict, distress, and of course a resolution. They almost always have a moment when the hero must put their trust into another, they have to bet on them to come through or all [...]

Do You Believe?

By | 2016-04-04T10:14:11+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Employee Engagement, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

What do you do when you have given everything you have, but the future still looks dark. That's the trouble with going to new places and doing new things. You never know how far you need to go or how long something takes. Root has been there and we can help show you the big [...]

Delivering the Ultimate Customer Experience: The Not-So-Surprising Secret

By | 2015-09-09T11:43:37+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Customer Experience, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

How can you provide the ultimate customer experience?  That answer actually lies in creating the ultimate employee experience.  Yes, for real. Happy customers become life-long ones and that type of retention has its benefits – but you can’t even touch them without your own people being on board with your vision, having leadership training and [...]

The Three Common Pitfalls of Building Leadership Skills (And What to Do about Them)

By | 2015-08-25T11:54:52+00:00 August 25th, 2015|Leadership, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

Every climb to success comes with its own stumbling blocks. There are inspirational quotes aplenty about tackling challenges on the road to achieving greatness. This notion carries over into the quest to groom and develop strong managers. The good news is that facing these challenges head-on and making sure you arm your managers with the [...]

Top 4 Management Skills for Delivering a Better Customer Experience

By | 2015-08-11T11:36:41+00:00 August 11th, 2015|Leadership, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

The clichés, sayings and colloquialisms about strong leadership and the customer experience could fill a book. Everyone has an opinion of what management skills make an effective manager and what different tactics may get you there. Even with all these opinions, a lot of people don’t invest enough resources or energy grooming their leaders to [...]

No Risk, No Culture Reward

By | 2015-07-01T08:43:29+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Culture and Behaviors, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

By Jim Haudan As leaders, what’s your threshold for risk-taking in the workplace? Should it be encouraged? Thwarted? Carefully monitored? After all, risks make things unpredictable. They make people uncomfortable. And, they fail … a lot. So often leaders are okay if their people are risk-averse. At least when it comes to executing with reliability [...]

Boomers and Xers Are So Last Year-Millennials Are Where It’s At

By | 2015-06-11T14:56:45+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Employee Engagement, Root Blog, Uncategorized|

Ahhh the Millennials… friends or foes? Does age really matter? It doesn't have to matter when we embrace our differences in the workplace. You can use those differences to your advantage. And you won't be sorry you did. Jim Haudan from Root® Inc. discusses this topic in his recent article Boomers and Xers Are So Last [...]

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