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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Keys to Improving Employee Relationships and Productivity

Did you know that 75 percent of employees who have a best friend at work say they’re able to take on anything, compared to 58 percent of those who don’t? And according to Harvard Business, “People who have a ‘best friend at work’ are more likely to be happier, healthier, and seven times more likely […]

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

JJ White on His Calling, His Podcast and His Plan to Shape VACEOs

 JJ White is the Chief Engagement Officer of Dale Carnegie Central and Southwest Virginia and Central West Virginia. He’s also the newest Chair of the Virginia Council of CEOs. Maybe he looks familiar. It could be you’ve seen him on Facebook or iTunes hosting “The Great People Show” – a weekly radio program broadcast […]

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

COLAB President Steps Away and Into Innovation

For Eddie O’Leary, president of web development firm COLAB, one of the best business decisions he ever made was to step away from it – to release himself from operational concerns, that is, and focus on the reason he got into business ownership in the first place. It was two years ago when he had […]

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Artist Noah Scalin Inspired by VACEOs, Creates Art for Retreat

Noah Scalin is an artist, author, and activist. His fine art has been exhibited in museums and galleries internationally, including the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Virginia Museum of History and Culture, and Krause Gallery in New York City, to name a few. His firm, Another Limited Rebellion, provides executive education and professional development training […]

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Retreat 2019 Speaker Lineup

We are pleased to announce that we are once again returning to Kingsmill for our annual Retreat. Ari Meisel, founder of Less Doing, sets the theme this year, and together, with the other speakers, we’ll find focus, flexibility, and freedom. We will build more creative muscle in our organizations and learn how to take our […]

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