The Great Generational Divide

VitalSmarts research show generational tensions are pervasive in corporate America. Specifically, more than 1 in 3 people waste 5 or more hours each week (12% of their work week) due to chronic, unaddressed conflict between colleagues of different generations. The two...

Holding Slacking Co-workers Accountable

According to our research, slacking coworkers cause a quarter of their hard-working colleagues to put in four to six more hours of work each week. Our study of 549 people found that goodwill isn’t the only victim in this situation—productivity,  satisfaction and...

How to Confront the Workplace Bully

According to our study of 2,283 people, 96 percent of respondents say they have experienced workplace bullying. Eighty-nine percent of those bullies have been at it for more than a year; 54 percent for more than five years. In some cases, the survey found, bullies...