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The Positive Truth of Personality Tests

The Positive Truth of Personality Tests

The streaming service, HBO Max, is featuring a new documentary, Persona: The Dark Truth Behind Personality Tests, that explores the underside of personality tests and how some companies have potentially, through biased algorithms, turned them into a system for...

Pixar’s Soul Searching & Personality Profiles

Pixar’s Soul Searching & Personality Profiles

It’s not every day that I find myself explaining psychological assessments to a four-year-old. Why dogs have noses and why you shouldn’t eat ice cream for breakfast, sure. But personality profiles? First, by way of context: as a father of two young girls, I have found...

Lessons Learned Over a Long Career

Lessons Learned Over a Long Career

As I retire from 35 years with Cambria – with perhaps a bit more grey hair than back in the day – I sat down recently to reflect on a key themes and insights drawn from a rewarding career in talent development. I’m happy to pass these along.

A Holiday Gift for You

A Holiday Gift for You

So, are you in the holiday spirit yet? We are coming to the end of this bizarre year of virtual work and virtual friends and trying desperately to feel the uplift of Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa, and other seasonal celebrations. And it’s not easy, but there's hope in...