organizations people Best Advice I Ever Received We asked local business and organization leaders to share what advice they received that impacted them the most. Resolving Conflict in the Workplace Here we asked local experts and executives to share their advice on how they resolve conflict. Gear Up 5 Outdoor Industry Game Changers Launched by Local Businesses Celebrating the City – McLemore Clubhouse Groundbreaking Photos by Michael Hampton Celebrating the City – IMPACT Leadership Dinner Photos by David Humber & Neelu Eldurkar Anatomy of a Leader The Most Important Characteristics Better Together Families in Business Producing Productivity Avoiding Busyness & Getting Results Celebrating the City — IMPACT Leadership Dinner Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute 13th Annual IMPACT Leadership Dinner Celebrating the City — IMPACT Leadership Dinner Celebrating the City — Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon Developing Leaders Critical to Long-Term Success Work/Life Balance How do you do it all? The Business of Running a Nonprofit Their Challenges and Successes Cultivating Culture A 2015 Deloitte University study showed that culture and employee engagement are among the top challenges facing companies around the world today. In an era [..] Generations of Reinvention “It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive, but those who can best manage change.” - Unknown The In(novative) Crowd Innovation has served as the foundation of Chattanooga’s business roots from the beginning. Today, savvy entrepreneurs are continuing to lead Chattanooga’s economic progress with creative [..] 2016 IMPACT Leadership Dinner In February, the Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute held its 11th Annual IMPACT Leadership Dinner at the Chattanooga Convention Center. MSNBC co-host, journalist, and best-selling author [..] 2016 One Child at a Time Luncheon In April, the Brainerd Kiwanis Club hosted its 4th Annual One Child at a Time Luncheon at the Chattanooga Choo Choo with featured guest motivational [..] 2016 Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon On April 26, the local chapter of the American Lung Association hosted its 31st Annual Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon, celebrating the lives and work [..] Women Take Charge Since 1997, the number of women-led businesses has increased by nearly 60%. Today there are more than 9 million female-fronted businesses that employ nearly 7.9 [..] Productivity 101 How to personally be more productive – it’s a topic of interest that executives keenly pursue as they strive to excel in their profession as [..] Friendship at Work Microsoft. Starbucks. Apple. Whole Foods. What’s the common denominator? Besides being some of the most well-known, successful, and respected companies in the United States, each [..] Inside the Office UTC’s head football coach, Russ Huesman, balances the x’s and o’s of playmaking while helping student-athletes succeed on and off the gridiron. Here’s what CityScope® [..] Generation Now Imagine growing up in a world of instability and abundance, uncertainty and technological innovation, unimaginable change and excess. You've just stepped into the world of [..] Dynamic Duos “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” The statement is as true today as it was more than [..] Personal Coaches, Trusted Friends Being a mentor requires more than job competency. It demands a passion for people and a desire to uplift others by offering a listening ear [..] Leaving a Legacy “Hard work.” “Service.” “Integrity.” “Honesty.” “Passion. “Risk-taking.” These are the words that pop up when you talk to five retiring leaders in Chattanooga about what’s [..] A Moon Pie Mecca The office of Chattanooga Bakery’s Marketing VP Tory Johnston shows his passion for the 100-year-old brand.