Are You An Authentic Leader? Here’s Why You Should Be

Workplace psychologist Dr. Chris Allen helps organizations and leaders develop the “people” side of the business. As a Forbes Coaches Council contributor, Dr. Allen offers regular insights on topics such as changing organizational culture, aligning cultural values and team building in Forbes.com articles and offers

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How to Beat the Post-Vacation Blues

Returning from a well-earned vacation can be challenging.  Check out Chris’s suggestion for beating the “post-vacation blues”: Return Mid-Week When Possible as well as great tips from other Forbes Coaches Council members!

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Work-Life Harmony: Finding Your Own Sweet Spot

VERSUS:   One of the most commonly tossed around ideas when it comes to achieving greater well-being and happiness is the elusive pursuit of “work-life balance”, a term that yields nearly one million results on Google in less than a second.  Yet in my experience

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Highlight Reel from Day 2 of PeopleMap Training

PeopleMap training is a user-friendly behavioral preferencing tool used (like the MBTI and the DiSC, but better!) for team building, improving communication, reducing conflict, increasing engagement, and increasing productivity. Contact us today at info@insightbusinessworks.com to find out how PeopleMap Training can improve your team or

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Courageous Communication: Speaking From the Heart

I was recently honored to speak to a group of more than 80 women in Syracuse for the February program of the Women’s Business Opportunities Connection, a local women’s business organization. The topic of courageous communication clearly resonated with this group of amazing women entrepreneurs,

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Dr. Allen Gives Keynote on Work-Life Harmony

On June 5th, 2015, Chris was honored to give the keynote presentation at the 15th Annual Conference of the NY State Association of Resident Service Coordinators (NYSARC) on why harmony beats balance when considering work-life issues.  Resident service coordinators work tirelessly to help the residents

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