5 Ways MATTRESS FIRM Ignites Its Team

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Last week I traveled to Washington, D.C., to join Mattress Firm at their annual leadership conference “BEDTalks.” My first thought before committing to go was, “Great, another couple days of meetings, listening to people talk about the mission statement, how to drive sales this Presidents’ Day, and some B.S. rah-rah conversation about people being the […]

What To Do When Your Company Isn’t Apple or Amazon

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The following is a guest post by Mark Kinsley Have you ever read an inspiring article where the author references Apple or Amazon as an example of how to be amazing? Our modern business culture is hyper-focused on big-name trailblazers. Understandably. However, I find myself questioning the applicable usefulness of these lessons. How many people […]

The Happiness Resolution

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It’s that time again. Get out your pencil or that brand-new tablet Santa brought you over the holiday and start drafting your New Year’s resolutions. I know, I know, once again you did not stick to last year’s promises, right? If that is the case, you will be happy to know that according to the […]