Relationship Roundup

Some of the best practices to amp up your business skills take center stage in this week’s Roundup, including managing the change process and the benefits of hiring adversarial candidates. Plus, a trend too cool not to pass on. Enjoy.

Navigating change – Former guest to the Social Capitalist and Executive Coach Christine Comaford provides a roadmap for managing the change process. Read her Forbes article here: http://onforb.es/TiPbas.

Lessons from the field – The NFL is not only entertaining, it’s a multi-billion dollar enterprise with some valuable management lessons to offer. Read this Wall Street Journal blog about the management secrets of the NFL here: http://on.wsj.com/Q8UDX9.

Benefit from your dislikes – Being truly relationship savvy means mastering the ability to interact and function with challenging colleagues. Read about the benefits of hiring adversarial candidates in this Fast Company article here: http://bit.ly/UseYei.

The customer is king – Implementing the best practices of marketing with your customer relationships can provide the edge you seek in reaching your business goals. Download and listen to this Marketing Professionals podcast from marketing expert Ardath Albee here: http://bit.ly/Tnte8H.

Too cool not to mention – #11 on Trendwatching’s September 2012 release of 12 mini trends is a glimpse into a world where social and reality intersect beyond the handheld mobile device. Read about it here: http://bit.ly/NMIHzO.

Kibibi Springs is myGreenlight’s Community Director.

Relationship Roundup

As the saying goes, change is the only constant.  Note the change up in the Relationship Roundup!  Now being featured every Friday!

This makes some room for those of you who want to contribute to the myGreenlight blog community.  Contact us for more information on how to be a guest blogger.

Now, food for thought in this week’s Relationship Roundup…

Vulnerability has value: Greater Transparency, Greater Start up Success http://bit.ly/ofXA6s

Relationships = Repeat Revenue: Thanks @Aimee_Lucas for sharing What’s a Lifetime Customer Worth? You’d Better Know – Forbes http://onforb.es/qbGvEQ

Anti-Social Media?: According to this AdWeek article, corporate social media could use a generosity mindset shift http://bit.ly/nd5kUX.

Tweet with Generosity: No surprise that our afternoon tweets reflect the well-acknowledged afternoon energy office slump. However, what a great time slot to plan some of your generous outreach. If you can’t make someone’s day, make their afternoon.  http://bit.ly/otG9P5

Kibibi Springs is the myGreenlight Community Manager