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Manufacturing Company Transforms Workplace with FISH!

Actuant Electrical, Lumberton, NC Lumberton operation’s is a production facility that manufactures Acme Transformer™ brand transformers. Prior to 2009, before the recession hit our industry and our company hard, we had a thriving work culture built on pride and sweat, and sustained by a talented and committed workforce loyal to the brand and Acme operations. [...]

2019-03-08T08:18:03-06:00April 6th, 2015|

No One is Ever Alone

Excerpt from the book: Schools of FISH! For Amy Amsden, a kindergarten teacher at Gage, The FISH! Philosophy matched her own philosophies. “FISH! is about better relationships,” she says. “I’m the first adult my students deal with regularly in school. That’s why it’s so important for the class to spend the first few weeks establishing [...]

2017-11-04T12:49:45-05:00March 30th, 2015|

“That’ll Never Work!”

The director of organizational development for a large corporation shared the following story with us: “Recently we were in a brainstorming meeting. The ideas were coming fast and furious until our newest employee, a young man we hired two weeks prior because of his energy and creativity, threw out an idea. Almost before the idea [...]

2019-03-08T08:13:12-06:00March 23rd, 2015|

A FISH! Tale: Snowbound

A client who teaches at a university told a story that a teacher, who is a doctoral student in his class on educational leadership, told to their class last week as an example of how FISH! has influenced her. She teaches in an economically depressed rural area. Last month one of her students didn’t come [...]

2019-03-08T09:39:55-06:00March 9th, 2015|

Why FISH! For Leaders?

One of the important takeaways for leaders from the FISH! For Leaders video series is that their employee’s mistakes can actually be opportunities to build relationships and trust. After Kathleen Flynn, a location Director for PSA Healthcare, attended a three-day FISH! For Leaders retreat, she shared the following story: “Late afternoon last Friday my administrative [...]

2019-03-08T09:32:18-06:00February 23rd, 2015|

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