About the author: Doris Nhan | SmartBlogs

Doris Nhan Doris Nhan was SmartBrief's Web producer and community manager, overseeing daily operations and content production for the SmartBlogs website. She edited SmartBlog on Leadership and managed SmartBrief’s social media channels, including Twitter and Facebook.

SmartBrief is partnering with Big Think to create a weekly video spotlight in SmartBrief on Leadership called “VIP Corner: Video Insights Powered by Big Think.” This week, we’re featuring Jim Quigley, senior partner of Deloitte.

It’s easy to say that your company is committed to developing its talent, but actions still speak louder, said Jim Quigley, the senior partner and former CEO of Deloitte.[…] Continue Reading »

SmartBrief is partnering with Big Think to create a weekly video spotlight in SmartBrief on Leadership called “VIP Corner: Video Insights Powered by Big Think.” This week, we’re featuring John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods.

Trying to replicate a successful company culture can be a difficult task, but it’s not impossible. For John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods, transferring the company’s culture into a new store is as easy as making yogurt.[…] Continue Reading »

SmartBrief is partnering with Big Think to create a weekly video spotlight in SmartBrief on Leadership called “VIP Corner: Video Insights Powered by Big Think.” This week, we’re featuring Charles Duhigg, author and investigative journalist.

A sharp awareness of the difference between a habit and a conscious decision could mean the difference between peace-keeping and daily riots, according to Charles Duhigg, a New York Times reporter and author.[…] Continue Reading »

Alex Churchill is the CEO and founder of VonChurch, a recruiting firm that specializes in the digital-entertainment industry, including social, gaming, mobile and interactive content. I spoke with Churchill about VonChurch’s digital recruiting methods, including the importance of expanding recruitment via social media.

Can you talk a little about your philosophy behind social media recruiting? Why is it so valuable in this day and age?[…] Continue Reading »

SmartBrief is partnering with Big Think to create a weekly video spotlight in SmartBrief on Leadership called “VIP Corner: Video Insights Powered by Big Think.” This week, we’re featuring Baratunde Thurston, director of digital for The Onion.

Clinging to a specifically defined career path might not be feasible “in a world defined by constant change,” said Baratunde Thurston, reflecting on his work as director of digital for The Onion, as well as an author and a comedian.[…] Continue Reading »