The best way to motivate employees? Don't extinguish their passion.

Build an indestructible team by keeping motivation alive.

  • A former teacher at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, Jim Collins now conducts research into what gets and keeps companies significantly ahead of (or behind) the competition.
  • The best leaders don't worry about motivating people – they hire passionate employees and don't extinguish their passion. They do that by confronting the elephant in the room, showing tangible results, and letting their teams make decisions.
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