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The best gyms in America: 2017 edition

Not all gyms are created equal. Some excel with intense fitness classes, while others offer impressive personal trainer programs (with equally impressive results). Select city gyms can go the whole nine yards with amazing amenities, while other gyms take luxury to a whole new level. So we set out to recognize the best gyms in America. We’re talking about top-quality ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: Creating Leaders and Inspiring Management Behavior (CLIMB) at Iron Mountain

In 2010, the turnover rate for front-line managers and supervisors at information and asset management company Iron Mountain was 40 percent, costing the company millions of dollars in recruitment, onboarding, lost company knowledge, expertise, and potential leaders. Losing mid-level leaders at such a rate drained the succession pipeline and stifled innovation at the ground level. These realities signaled a deeper ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: The Leadership Development Series at Holman Automotive Group, Inc.

The Leadership Excellence School at Holman Automotive Group, Inc., continues to be an essential part of the company’s success. Holman Automotive is committed to developing and promoting from within, and the programs in this school play an important role in preparing existing and potential leaders for promotion. Program Details The Potential Leader Program (PLP) is a springboard to first-level leadership. ...

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The 11 Best Healthy Packaged Snacks at Whole Foods

Buying for snacks is hard—especially at Whole Foods, where almost everything looks healthful and delicious. When faced with so many diverse types of organic granola, freeze-dried fruit, and goat’s milk yogurt, how are you supposed to know which ones are worth your refrigerator space and cash? A great location to begin is with registered dietitian recommendations. Given that they know ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.’s Customer Connections CRM Customer Service Training

In 2016, Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., a wholesale distributor of plumbing supplies and heating and cooling equipment, launched a new sales and solutions call center model to better service the vast array of customers requesting service. To meet the business requirements, Ferguson also introduced new Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. By aligning and collaborating across IT, sales, operations, and executive leadership, ...

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The 11 Best Healthy Packaged Snacks at Costco

Walking into Costco can sometimes feel like a fever dream. With bulk items looming more than you, samples on every aisle, and so numerous tempting foods and excellent bargains, it’s hard to not act like a kid in a candy store and frantically throw every little thing that looks mildly tasty into your cart. The greatest way to keep away ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: BLOOM at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of North Carolina

As a essential tool to make micro-finding out obtainable to its employees, Blue Cross &amp Blue Shield of North Carolina’s Enterprise Learning &amp Improvement (EL&ampD) implemented an on-demand media management program named BLOOM (Blue Finding out Opportunities On-demand Media), which enables and encourages personnel to be powerful learners, rather than passive customers of multimedia content. BLOOM succeeds in helping employees ...

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Best Practices for Reactively and Proactively Gaining Access to Executive Decision-Makers

According to the 2016 CCS Index, the overwhelming majority of salespeople report gaining access to higher levels is still the top selling challenge. This has been the top challenge for three years in a row, according to the CCS Index published by CustomerCentric Selling. Failure to get to the right levels often means sellers must rely upon internal people doing ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: Leading Real Estate Companies of the World’s Career Gold

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (LeadingRE) held its first Career Gold workshop in 2014, offering unique learning and networking experiences for training and career development professionals from member brokerages. LeadingRE trainers are instrumental in the success of sales associates, managers, affiliated brokers, and LeadingRE training programs. The organization recognizes their contributions and provides this special networking and training ...

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The better-skin diet: 8 best foods for a healthier-looking complexion

Linda Xiao Just how the right combination of lean proteins, vitamin-rich vegetables, and wholesome carbs can fuel your muscles, the right foods can also improve your skin’s appearance. [RELATED1] Prevent wrinkles, protect against sun damage, and gain vibrant, healthier-looking skin by eating these powerful foods.  The better-skin diet: 8 best foods for a healthier-looking complexion 1 of 8 1. Almonds ...

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