Mixing Up Your Reality

Key Takeaways

  • Augmented reality is a mixture of the physical and virtual world.
  • The Microsoft HoloLens is a device that lets you experience augmented reality, but it won’t be commercially viable until it becomes more comfortable and less expensive.
  • This technology can be applied to many different businesses and industries and can make things faster, cheaper, and provide a better customer experience.

Learn YOUR Uniqueness

Key Takeaways

  • There are three parts to the mind: IQ, affective, and conation.
  • The Kolbe profile is a way to measure conation, and shows how you naturally approach the world and how you do things.
  • There are four “modes” in a Kolbe profile, and one of these modes is what you naturally gravitate toward.
  • A Kolbe profile is a pivotal tool to use in building teams, selecting people for positions, and knowing more about yourself and how you operate.

Are Millennials Lazy, Entitled, and Unloyal?

Bridge the gap of understanding between yourself and Millennials

Key Takeaways

  • Like every generation, Millennials have collectively experienced events that have helped form who they are; 9/11, the advent of the internet, economic downturns and massive student debt have helped shape this generation.
  • Some characteristics of Millennials that are often attributed to laziness or entitlement are due to a lack of built-up wealth from outside circumstances.
  • We need to change the conversation in terms of working with the Millennial generation as they are the future workforce leaders and recipients of our assets and they do work hard; they just do so in a different way.

Not all email is the same. Five ways to identify if an email is a scam

Understand the threat of “spear phishing” and how to avoid it

Key Takeaways

  • Cybercriminal attacks are on the rise, and they are becoming more sophisticated in the ways they try to get your personal information from you.
  • Spear phishing is a technique used by cybercriminals to “bait” you in the form of an e-mail to get you to give you their information directly or indirectly.
  • There are five common types of spear phishing e-mails to look out for, but ultimately, if it doesn’t feel right, it probably isn’t.