VENTURE UP Team Blog
When American companies spend $160 billion on training programs annually, with an effectiveness rate of only 10 percent, it's time to listen to Einstein.
The future calls for more women in STEM to keep competitive and meet the growing demand. Support systems are needed to keep girls interested and motivated as they prepare for college and careers.
A study shows the implicit bias in STEM inhibits women's involvement and keeps organizations from optimal performance. Training in diversity and inclusion can help reshape the culture and maximize success.
Do you know anyone reluctant to change something unless it becomes her idea, then she's all for it? Well it works a little like that at work when you involve leaders' input in your process improvement initiative.
It's a tall task when a new manager takes over an intact team, especially when its faltering. Here's how you can spike team performance by sticking to principles and creating a new culture where individuals and teams can flourish.
Mary Poppins said it long before video games emerged as a cultural phenomenon: "You find the fun and, snap, the job's a game!" See how Venture Up can help you gamify your workplace to engage employees.
A company with a strong reputation for social responsibility finds it easier to retain and recruit talented staff. Gain insight into how giving back can profit your firm and keep staff engaged and satisfied at work.
Business etiquette matters now more than ever, as companies become more diverse and lean toward a casual workplace. See how cultivating an atmosphere of courtesy and respect maintains a positive corporate culture and increased employee engagement.
Are you a strong leader or a strong manager? Do you have what it takes to be both? How do you compare?
Here at Venture Up, we're big believers in open mode. Discover how you can incorporate this creative process at work as Venture Up does every day.
Indoor team building activities are an engaging, weatherproof strategy for creating high-impact meetings, seminars, conferences and retreats. See six new ways to regenerate your team with Venture Up.
Need some help with team communication? See Venture Up's blog for 8 tips to pave the way for effective interactions and productivity.
Seeking a fun way to engage your staff? Get the scoop on what's hot for companies hiring Venture Up in 2017. Here are 8 favorite events trending across the nation.
Can team building activities help your business or team? After 3 decades, Venture Up thinks so. Check these 3 simple ways to improve collaboration and conflict resolution.
Don't make the mistakes many corporate leaders do when planning team building events. Venture Up's blog shows you how to Invest in the right style of group activities to grow your talent and keep staff happy.
A real life emergency in Los Cabos inspired a new Venture Up team building program to train staff in CPR.
Meeting planners miss a chance to maximize meetings when confining teams on site. Here's how Venture Up integrates company CSR and employee engagement strategies into fun, fulfilling events.
When companies hire veterans, they are building their teams with strategic thinkers, highly disciplined in teamwork, and trained by the most powerful organization in the world.
Is following the herd human nature? For some, human nature is taking the lead.
We are all customers. Whether in commerce or in the field of life, we are all subject to being sold new ideas, products, and services. As such, we all have a reservoir of experiences to draw upon when we, ourselves, are in the selling position.
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