Articles Tagged with: Leadership Development
3 Reasons You Need A Perspective Going into the New Year

3 Reasons You Need a Perspective Going into the New Year

Why do you need a perspective going into the New Year? People with a perspective have a point of view, they engage more, and are able to see the world differently.

I took a drawing class last year called “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.”  To say that I did not receive the gift of drawing is a little bit of an understatement.  Writing words is relatively easy, but drawing a straight line even with a ruler has historically been a challenge for me. Can you relate?

Now, “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain,” for all of those who remember some of the “brain” anatomy, is all about engaging the creative right side of the brain.  The left is the more logical side of the brain.  A number of interesting things occurred as I was instructed on drawing and worked through the activities during class.

Before we get to that, you are probably wondering what all this has to do with growing your business, improving performance, driving change, sales or sales leadership topics that I usually comment on.  Stay with me!  Here’s what happened:

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DePaul University and SOAR Performance Group Launch Chicago Sales Leadership Community
Members of Advisory Board Named and Initial Meeting Scheduled for February 17, 2017

Chicago, IL and Atlanta, GA – DePaul University and SOAR Performance Group announce the launch of the Chicago Sales Leadership Community. The Chicago Sales Leadership Community is a cross industry organization of senior sales leaders focused on building a community within the Chicago market for advancing best practices in sales leadership. It also creates networking and mentoring opportunities for senior sales executives with DePaul University students participating in the Sales Leadership Program within the Driehaus College of Business.

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Kerry Frederick Joins the SOAR Performance Group Team
New Practice Leader Expands Global Sales Capabilities for Increasing Client Sales Performance

Atlanta, GA – SOAR Performance Group announces the addition of Kerry Frederick as a SOAR Practice Leader. Kerry brings to his affiliation with SOAR extensive experience as an executive leader and front-line contributor to the global growth of technology and consulting firms. His experience includes both successful U.S. and International product launches to penetrate new markets and drive global expansion. This includes putting in place direct sales teams, building channel strategies and alliance partnerships for accelerating growth.

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Charlie Thackston Publishes New Book Titled Change Velocity: The Secret to Leading a Successful Sales Transformation
“Many business transformations fail but not because they weren’t necessary or good ideas. They fail because the change does not happen fast enough.”

Atlanta, GA – If you feel like you are constantly scrambling to keep up with the accelerating rate of changes in your market, Charlie Thackston’s new book titled ‘Change Velocity: The Secret to Leading a Successful Sales Transformation’ can help. Through personal anecdotes from experiences in business and life, Charlie makes organizational transformation accessible.

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