Strategic Thinking

Strategic Thinking

Strategic thinking is a valuable leadership tool for any organization. It combines skills such as the ability to scan the environment, identify risks and opportunities, and determine priorities to create competitive advantages for your business. In 2013, Management...
Onboarding New Employees

Onboarding New Employees

Onboarding is the process of incorporating new employees into your organization. Properly done, onboarding introduces new hires to your company culture, rules, and procedures in order to prepare them to be successful and productive. Employees who don’t understand...
Workplace Stress

Workplace Stress

According to a recent survey, job pressure is the number one cause of stress in the US. Factors include co-worker tension, bosses, and work overload. Money issues also contribute to high levels of stress that take a toll on an individual’s health and well-being....
Obtaining a Patent

Obtaining a Patent

Approximately 630,000 patent applications were filed with the US Patent & Trademark Office in 2015 with 51% of them from non-US jurisdictions. The vast majority of applications are for utility patents (93.6%), followed by design patents (6%), and a very small...