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MasterCoach is Back!

We’ve developed managers into high-impact coaches for over 20 years and we know that no matter who you are— It’s hard to lead with confidence without someone to coach you through.  September 27, 2022

What Makes a Good Game?

Gamification may be a fad– and, as Amazon and others have shown, can be exploited as a means to extract, not incentivize, labor– but games are powerful. September 27, 2022

Labor Day, Every Day

At 1Huddle, it’s Labor Day, every day. Every day, week in and out, we celebrate workers’ contributions, sacrifices, and resilience. September 22, 2022

Business Leaders Need to “Act Their Wage”

According to Google Trends, searches for “quiet quitting” were non-existent until a month ago. Now, it’s everywhere – on TikTok… September 16, 2022

Our 7 Favorite Shows to Binge This Fall

The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer— which can only mean one thing: The return of our favorite fall shows! So, from our team to yours, here are our favorites: September 15, 2022

3 Takeaways from IFA’s “Franchise Voice” Podcast with 1Huddle Founder & CEO

1Huddle Founder joined Franchise Voice to discuss how Future of Work challenges are reverberating through the franchise community, and what brands can do not just to survive, but thrive– no matter what the future brings. September 13, 2022

Back to School with the Bring it In Pod

In honor of the new school year, Professor 1Huddle has put together the best episodes of Bring it In, our original podcast, so all you have to do to level-up is listen in. September 08, 2022

Disengaged at the Disco

This goes out to all the Quiet Quitters out there, just trying to find a little work-life-balance. Take five, go for a walk, clear your head, and press play.  September 08, 2022

Learning, Live From the Metaverse

Back-to-School Gets a R.A.I.S.E. This summer, the City of Newark launched its groundbreaking Unity and Virtual Reality Program, sending 51 students into the metaverse to learn how to code, develop software, and design their own virtual worlds.  As part of the city’s Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) students spent 6 weeks at the Donald M.… Continue reading Learning, Live From the Metaverse August 31, 2022

Chipotle Has a Lot of Problems, but Workers Aren’t One of Them.

In a recent blog titled “Corporate Training is Broken,” the Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) praised Chipotle for getting it right where other companies were getting it wrong.   August 25, 2022

It’s the Manager, Stupid

What do Amazon workers, UPS drivers, lawyers, and hospice chaplains all have in common? Their productivity is being tracked, scored, and ranked by their employers.  August 19, 2022

Top 5 Highlights from Our Convo with Dr. Jerry Lynch

What happens when you get involved with 115 championship-winning teams, consult 12 Hall of Fame coaches, found one of the most elite performance consultancy agencies, earn doctorates in psychology and philosophy, and write over a dozen best-selling books? August 18, 2022

A Lesson on Employee Burnout from FX’s Hit Show, “The Bear”

“The Bear” is a favorite show of ours here at 1Huddle. As a kitchen drama it’s funny and intense; full of heart, and tasty-looking Chicago beef sandwiches. August 09, 2022

Resign, Reshuffle, Repeat?

The Great Resignation – Sounds interesting, doesn’t it? But there’s a note of finality about the phrase that’s misleading. After all, for the 4.4 million Americans who quit their jobs in February, their stories didn’t end when they resigned.  An important question to ask here is: Why are people quitting their jobs? More than half… Continue reading Resign, Reshuffle, Repeat? August 01, 2022

Gen Z, Meet Your Millennial Manager

A recent article by Business Insider suggests that Gen Z might not hate the office after all.  July 28, 2022