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LeAP @ 500

We set out four years ago. To help you Learn, Apply, and Perform at emids. It took the form of articles and posts. Ideas...

Celebrating employee learning, celebrating LeAP

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” This line from...

The Spirit of emids

Legacies aren’t created quick. Legacies aren’t created alone. Because it takes two flints to make a fire. And we’ve been on a journey of...

Founding day movie – Behind the scenes

What happens when we take our employees from their comfort zones to create a movie in the wilderness? Catch all the behind...

LeAP Diaries – WE Yoga

Looking inwards is as important as looking at the external world. Helping our people find a moment to pause and connect with...

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LeAP Diaries – CAFe – Our growth stems from your progress

Found your calling? We’ll help you hone it even more. At emids, we believe that career and growth are synonymous. So we’ve designed CAFe -...

Let’s talk about what employee engagement isn’t!

Increase employee engagement by 20%. Do you have an organizational goal similar to the one above? It’s a potent path to be on, if you...

Quiet time: why you need it

A typical day at Milanote, a software development company, might seem strange to most of us. The first half, before lunch, is reserved for...

Put the zing back in meetings. Here’s how.  

Michael C. Mankins, partner at Bain & Company, used data mining to determine how meetings impact employees’ time. He analyzed Outlook schedules of a...

Radical candor = radical organizational success

"If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all." This is a message we are all given from a young...

Undoing the negative effects of gossip through six steps

Sharing grievances turns into an act of gossip, when we start to talk ill of someone. It is often a response to conflict or...

Want to improve your emotional health? Change your beliefs.

How do you remain physically healthy? Maybe exercise daily, eat fresh fruits and vegetables, get ample sleep, etc. But, how do you remain emotionally...

Moving at the speed of healthcare

The shortage of skilled health workers is proving to be an acute problem in many emerging markets, and the reason for this is due...

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Culture at emids

A quick peek into our culture that makes us click. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bImgJikhdIQ

Group dynamics: when kids beat the B-school students

Design maestro Peter Skillman once held a competition to find out why certain groups add up to be greater than the sum...

Take a new kind of sabbatical, to learn and work

About 10 years into running his successful international PR agency, Global Tolerance, Simon Cohen, its founder, took a bold decision. He gave his entire...

Release the pressure vent, connect better

What causes lasting fatigue? The failure to detach from our work at the end of the day. Such detachment is crucial for recovering from...

The secret source of energy – it’s you!

Our first day at work is often memorable – full of energy, enthusiasm and ambition. Sooner or later, though, monotony sets in. We feel...

Three questions to help you salvage the gems from a dying project

The eponymous bubble wrap began as an attempt to create textured wallpaper. Post-Its were created when a chemist produced less-than-effective glue. Wheaties was born...

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