How to Sound Like a Leader
Presenting to a group is very much like acting: you
want to make a certain impression, which depends
on the way you say things as much as what you say.
In other words, practice and perfect your “vocal executive presence.”
Can Happiness Be a Competitive Advantage?
Shawn Achor’s book points the way to being more
resourceful, effective and decisive. Surprise: it’s all
about cultivating happiness. Three positives to every
Crossing the Conflict Bridge
Is resolving differences about winning—or looking
for a win-win? A short animated video to use when
you need to defuse the tension of a team.
quantum Leaps in Healthcare
We know we work in an extraordinary field. Here’s
more evidence of how our colleagues all over healthcare are making life better...and better...and better.
Cari Kraft leads a team of master level recruiters at Jacobs Management
Group, celebrating 20+ years of executive recruiting in the healthcare (phar-
maceutical, medical device, biotechnology) and high-tech industries, nation-
ally. Prior to joining Jacobs Management Group, Ms. Kraft has held positions
as a Senior Sales Executive, Director of Business Development and Director
of Marketing. She also has deep knowledge of the technology/startup fields,
having been in the industry through the rise of the Internet. Ms. Kraft is a
University of Pennsylvania/Wharton alumnus holding a degree in economics and decision
sciences. Cari can be reached at email@example.com.
By Cari kraft, Jacobs Management Group
With just a bit more chaos each day in the headlines, it’s always welcome to find
something humorous or inspirational to kick off your morning. As usual, here are
our picks for a meeting opener that will lighten the load, get staff thinking, and
bring a little more energy to your workday.
Submissions are welcome. If you have one you like, email
a link to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.