One of our most viewed articles, Motivideos is not all about healthcare, and sometimes not strictly about business at all. It’s a means of kicking off any morning meeting with some education, inspiration and humor. Starting the day with a boost that will activate your endorphins and echo throughout the many decisions you’ll be called on to make. We hope you take something useful away from these selections.
By Cari Kraft, Jacobs Management Group
Jokes that Work
Everyone says, a great way to open a meeting or start a presentation is to begin with a joke. Here is a quick video that takes apart jokes so that you can make sure to choose ones that leave your audience smiling.
We Don’t Motivate Employees
Here is an interesting take on Motivation. This video will give you insight you if you are struggling to motivate an employee or a team. It isn’t a “one size fits all.”
Two Blind Sisters See For the First Time
Here is a video to use if you are looking for meeting opener to remind people why we do what we do. An inspiring story that makes us remember the patients behind what we do which makes our work in this industry all the more worthwhile.
Body Language: What we Can Learn from an expert in Lie Detection
Some of the attributes of leadership are counterintuitive. In this video, a behavioral investigator scientifically takes apart magnetism. These 6:14 minutes provide insight about smiling, interrupting, eye contact, nodding and body movement—and how they contribute to others’ reactions.
Cari Kraft leads a team of master level recruiters at Jacobs Management Group, celebrating 30+ years of executive recruiting in the healthcare (pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology) and high-tech industries, nationally. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.