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Oct 20, 2014, 04:12 ET Zenger Folkman Research Shows Innovation Not a High Priority For Leaders

On any given day you can find a plethora of articles and blogs about innovation. It is clear that we all admire the organizations and individuals who ...


Sep 17, 2014, 02:56 ET Zenger Folkman Launches New Feedback Workshop at Coaching Symposium

Highly effective coaches have the potential to significantly increase the productivity and effectiveness of those they coach. One of the most...


Aug 18, 2014, 01:14 ET Zenger Folkman Reveals 3 Talent Pools That Companies Overlook

Most companies have similar concerns about their ability to attract and retain managerial talent. They consider their options limited: Either steal...


Jul 29, 2014, 06:00 ET Zenger Folkman Announces New Version Of The Extraordinary Leader

From its inception Zenger Folkman's premier offering has been The Extraordinary Leader. The workshop takes a unique strengths-based approach to...


Jul 01, 2014, 02:15 ET Zenger Folkman Leadership Summit Filling Fast--HR.com Joining as First Time Media Sponsor

Space is filling fast for the fifth annual Zenger Folkman Extraordinary Leadership Summit, executives said. The event is also bringing in a lead...


Jun 24, 2014, 06:00 ET Zenger Folkman's Self Assessment Identifies Coaching Behaviors

What kind of coach are you? Do you behave collaboratively or dictatorially? Are you prone to giving advice or do you enable others to discover...


Jun 10, 2014, 09:09 ET Zenger Folkman's Annual Leadership Summit Features Top Leadership Executives

Zenger Folkman is pleased to announce their fifth annual Extraordinary Leadership Summit. In addition to their workshops, this year's Summit will...


May 27, 2014, 03:10 ET Zenger Folkman Data Reveals Gen Y Prefers Negative Feedback

They have been called Gen Y, Millennials, Digital Generation, Echo Boomers, and many other names. Perhaps their multiple "nicknames" stem from their...


Apr 30, 2014, 11:18 ET Zenger Folkman to host 5th Annual Extraordinary Leadership Summit in Park City, Utah July 28 - August 1

Zenger Folkman is pleased to announce the fifth annual Extraordinary Leadership Summit. The Summit will feature best practice presentations by...


Apr 17, 2014, 11:15 ET Zenger Folkman Receives Highest Honors at Leadership 500 Excellence Awards

For the past 30 years HR.com and Leadership Excellence have identified and recognized the Top 500 leadership organizations in their yearly ranking....


Mar 25, 2014, 10:36 ET Jack Zenger and Joe Folkman Awarded ISA 2014 Thought Leader of The Year

Each year ISA gives four industry awards at their annual spring conference. ISA is the only industry specific association devoted exclusively to the...


Feb 18, 2014, 10:29 ET Zenger Folkman Data Reveals What Feedback Employees Really Want

Oftentimes people complain that their hard work goes unnoticed by their superiors. It seems that bosses can always find something more to be done or...


Feb 04, 2014, 10:04 ET Zenger Folkman Receives the Prestigious 2014 Top 20 Leadership Training Companies Award

Zenger Folkman, a company that delivers high-impact leadership development and corporate training programs in all key industries, sectors, and...


Jan 21, 2014, 11:51 ET New Research Reveals Benefits of Effective Coaching

Zenger Folkman research shows interest in helping leaders to become better coaches is at an all time high! Recent surveys show that employees would...


Dec 17, 2013, 09:10 ET Zenger Folkman Offers a New Free Feedback Assessment on Harvard Business Review

Zenger Folkman reveals how to overcome feedback fears with a new Feedback Assessment on Harvard Business Review. In a recent HBR article Jack Zenger...


Nov 18, 2013, 10:10 ET Zenger Folkman Data Reveals How to Effectively Increase Honesty in Any Organization

Stories of dishonesty and lack of integrity in business and politics are abundant, but examples of high integrity are sometimes hard to find. In a...


Oct 23, 2013, 11:29 ET Jack Zenger Receives 2013 Thought Leadership Award from Utah ASTD Chapter

The Utah ASTD chapter revealed a new thought leadership award at their conference this year. Among the many world-renowned training and development...


Sep 24, 2013, 12:08 ET Zenger Folkman Research Uncovers How to NOT Get Fired

The 2008 recession forced numerous companies to lay off many employees. After these downsizings there seemed to be a common belief among those...


Aug 13, 2013, 06:07 ET Zenger Folkman launches New Leadership Self-assessment on Harvard Business Review

How can you determine if you are a good leader, or perhaps even great? What are your strengths, and do any rise to the very highest levels? In 2011,...


Jun 20, 2013, 11:25 ET Zenger Folkman Reveals the Keys to Developing a 'Leadership Pipeline'

The need to create a pipeline of future leaders is at an all-time high according to leadership development firm Zenger Folkman. The company is...


May 20, 2013, 06:07 ET New Zenger Folkman Research: The Six Effective Approaches to Inspiring Leadership

A recent IBM study asked top executives what they want most from their leaders. The top trait that emerged: Inspiring leadership. Most people believe ...


Apr 24, 2013, 12:37 ET New Zenger Folkman Research Challenges Sheryl Sandberg's 'Likability Penalty'

SALT LAKE CITY, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- There has been a lot of hype around Sheryl Sandberg's new book, "Lean In," and what she has to say...


Mar 19, 2013, 07:33 ET New Zenger Folkman Data Reveals Bad Bosses Can Change Their Spots

When it comes to behavior, our society holds a pessimistic view of person's ability to truly change. Senior leaders, who have been doing their work a ...


Feb 12, 2013, 06:07 ET Zenger Folkman Study: For Some Companies Leadership Development is Too Little, Too Late

Leadership development firm Zenger Folkman's recent study of a Silicon Valley software firm reveals companies are waiting too long to begin...


Jan 22, 2013, 06:07 ET Zenger Folkman's "How to Be Exceptional" Joins Soundview Top 30 Best Business Books

On the heels of Top 10 Business Book honors from The Globe and Mail, How to Be Exceptional has just received a new honor. How to Be Exceptional is...