The Blog

Welcome to our little corner of the Internet. Kick your feet up and stay a while.

THE FRINGE BLOG

INSIGHTS FOR THE MODERN WORKPLACE

Intern season: May the odds be in your favor!

May 24, 2017

Across all industries and geographic areas, young professionals are transitioning from student to intern. Summer internships are a major recruiting tool for many companies as they provide exposure and experience to young professionals looking to start their career. For many …

The Power of Language at Work

May 9, 2017

Leadership and language go hand in hand. Our language and word choices as we lead our teams through triumphs and defeats, change and uncertainty, have become passive at best and inconsequential at worst. The speed with which we manage and …

PowerPoint and Audience Engagement

April 26, 2017

PowerPoint – the presentation tool we love to hate. For the purposes of this article, let’s use PowerPoint as a proprietary eponym. Any other form of presentation deck, Google slides, Prezi, Keynote etc. can be considered a part of this …

Your organization’s secret super-hero

April 19, 2017

This article was originally posted on The Huffington Post. The title of brand ambassador seems to be a popular one these days. Most frequently used for companies who sell products, brand ambassadors are deployed into communities to spread the word, …

How theatre games can help your team thrive

April 10, 2017

Organizations are constantly seeking new and exciting ways to help their teams connect. We know that a productive team has trust, communication, and a willingness to think creatively. What if there was a way to strengthen and build all three …

Communicate Better with Neuroscience

March 14, 2017

Have you ever had a conversation with someone, only to find out later that the person walked away with a totally different understanding of your meaning? Have you ever had this happen in a work environment? If so, you have …

Introducing, Fringe Professional Development

February 27, 2017

Friends and colleagues, It has been just over a week since I announced the launch of my new business venture, Fringe Professional Development. My goal with Fringe is to provide the critical skills needed to help talent succeed in this …

The easiest way to get upward feedback

Our tried and true 360 assessment, now in an easy and confidential platform!