Follow Dave Linkedin
Email Dave Email
Human Resources
Nov 1, 2014

What A Well-Known Local Company Could Teach The National Football League

Sponsored Content provided by Dave Hoff - Chief Operating Officer and Executive VP of Leadership Development, EASI Consult

The NFL could also learn about transparency from this local company. Its systems are open. A person’s performance targets are known. A person’s performance against targets is known. Meetings are open. The meeting organizer invites the people who it makes sense to involve. If someone else feels they should be included, then they can come too. The discussion is not top down. People’s input is sought and welcomed. In this type of organization you don’t have to remember what you said to the last person or at the last meeting. When you have nothing to hide there is no paranoia about what will be uncovered.

The local company’s third and final value is around teamwork and collaboration. This is an interesting one. You might think an organization like the NFL that is based on “teams” might excel in this area. Many of the NFL teams do and many don’t. What leads to exceptional teams in the NFL involves having superior talent, interdependence among team members, and a coaching or leadership group that can extract superior performance. While that seems like what you would expect from a Super Bowl champion, it also looks to me like the team that this local company is fielding. The difference may be that the local company does it in an environment of openness and consistent standards.

Can you guess who that company is?

EASI·Consult® works with Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and mid-sized corporations to provide customized Talent Management solutions. EASI Consult’s specialties include individual assessment, online employment testing, survey research, competency modeling, leadership development, executive coaching, 360-degree feedback, online structured interviews, and EEO hiring compliance. The company is a leader in the field of providing accurate information about people through professional assessment. To learn more about EASI Consult, visit www.easiconsult.com, email [email protected] or call 800.922.EASI.

Other Posts from Dave Hoff

Block ad easi 121411839
Ico insights

INSIGHTS

SPONSORS' CONTENT
Billhunter300x300 b&w

Out With The Old, In With The New - Agile Marketing For Real Estate

Bill Hunter - Wilmington Design Company
Hardy revised

The Future Of Health Care: Administration

Charles Hardy - UNCW College of Health and Human Services
Lynnwhitesellheadshot

The Five Behaviors Of A Cohesive Team

Lynn Whitesell - Harris Whitesell Consulting

Trending News

Downtown Office Building Changes Hands In $3.7M Deal

Cece Nunn - Nov 18, 2019

Bankruptcy Filing: Vertex Railcar Owes More Than $45M

Cece Nunn - Nov 19, 2019

Beach & Barn Raises $230K

Johanna Cano - Nov 19, 2019

2019 Health Care Heroes Award Winners Announced

Staff Reports - Nov 18, 2019

Group Forms To Oppose Hospital Sale Or Partnership

Johanna Cano - Nov 20, 2019

In The Current Issue

Take It Away, Thanksgiving Day

Not everyone looks forward to spending half the holiday in the kitchen on Thanksgiving Day. Fortunately, there are plenty of local options....


Habitat Chief Leads The Way Home

Steve Spain has spent much of his professional life combating homelessness. Heading into his seventh year as executive director of Cape Fear...


Hard Labor: Employers Face Strained Searches For Workers

Some businesses are struggling to find qualified workers in a tight labor market, and the Cape Fear region is feeling the effects....

Book On Business

The 2019 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!


Galleries

Videos

August 26, 2019 Power Breakfast: A Healthy Sale?
WILMA's Leadership Accelerator
2019 WilmingtonBiz Expo Keynote Lunch - CEO, nCino, Pierre Naude`