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Why Feedback is the Missing Ingredient in Leadership Training

As someone with more than 20 years’ experience teaching leaders how to have effective conversations, I strongly believe that feedback is extremely imp...
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2018 Year End Message: Embrace Changes You Most Need

It is a rainy day here in Seattle, and I am next to my fireplace with a warm cup of coffee grateful to be sitting in the precious space between a year...
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2019 Workplace Predictions: Organizations Eager to Tackle Challenges Brought on by Changing Workforce Landscape

There's no doubt that the makeup of organizations is shifting as baby boomers retire and millennials and Gen Z increasingly take over the majority of ...
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Keynote FAQs: The Value of Booking a Fierce Speaker for Your Next Event

At Fierce, we often receive questions from companies about our keynote speakers and the value they can bring to conferences, annual retreats, team out...
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The State of Accountability, and Why It Fails

In this highly competitive, ever-changing business climate, accountability continues to be a critical challenge for leaders and organizations alike. A...
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From #BlackLivesMatter to #TimesUp: New Fierce Survey Reveals Conversations on Current Issues Are Missing in the Workplace

Over the past year, a number of social and political movements intended to address inequality, including #metoo, #timesup, and #blacklivesmatter, have...
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A Fierce Farewell from Chris Douglas, EVP of International Expansion and Learning

Dear readers, My time here at Fierce is officially coming to an end. Not in heart, but in presence. Although I'm technically retiring, I'm not a big f...
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Susan's 2017 Year-End Message

This morning I was thinking about what I wanted to share with you that would be the most helpful in this New Year. I probably wrote several thousand w...
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Fierce Summit 2017: Day 2 Highlights

Day two of the fabulous Fierce Summit has come to an end, and today’s sessions came with powerful takeaways. Starting from earliest to latest… Regent ...
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Fierce Summit 2017: Day 1 Highlights

The Fierce Summit has finally arrived! This one-of-a-kind leadership and learning event has been anticipated throughout the year by both the Fierce co...
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Susan Scott’s Take on Results-Driven Conversation: An Interview by The Human Capital Institute

As part of the Nine to Thrive Podcast, HCI’s Holly Pennebaker spoke with our very own Susan Scott, Fierce Founder and CEO. In this podcast, Susan addr...
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An Event for All Fierce Fans: 3 Reasons to Attend

The Fierce community has spoken, and the resounding advice to us was: bring us together! Tell us what you are thinking. Take a stand on how our organi...
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Revised and Updated Fierce Conversations Launches Today

At the core of Fierce, and really at the core of relationship, are Fierce conversations. This idea originated years ago with our founder and CEO, Susa...
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5 Biggest Takeaways from LAMP

The relationship between Fierce and GAMA International has been built on a common vision: to support and develop field leaders in the insurance and fi...
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New Fierce Survey Reveals Millennials Embrace the Benefits of Diversity

The current political and global climate has led to an increase in conversations about diversity and inclusion in the workplace. According to Deloitte...
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What it Takes to be a Top Training Company

At Fierce, we know the various issues that can arise when building training programs. It can be difficult for organizations to build a program that is...
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Susan's Note for the End of Year

Fierce. At first, the name evokes the straightening of spines and deep breaths taken as we walk towards danger. Perhaps it sounds like the yowl of a b...
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A Call for Fierce Conversations

Monday night was the first night of the Presidential debates. After it ended, people called and texted me asking: Who do you think won? I always find ...
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A Podcast with Susan Scott: Fierce Leadership, Radical Transparency, & Deeper Human Connectivity

Halelly Azulay is an author and leadership development strategist, and she recently hosted Susan on her TalentGrow podcast. In this session, Susan Sco...
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Have a Fierce Conversation

We all want to have meaningful and real conversations in our lives – both inside and outside of work. In the workplace, Gallup has found that consiste...
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Leadership Tips: Have a Liberating Fourth of July Conversation

A core Fierce philosophy is: “While no single conversations is guaranteed to change the trajectory of a career, a company, a relationship or a life &n...
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New Survey Reveals Lack of Trust in Politics & Companies

Today we released survey findings that reveal people’s sentiments towards leaders in both business and politics. Given that we are in the middle of a ...
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Celebrate Fierce’s 15th Anniversary with Us Today

Fifteen years ago today, Fierce, Inc. was born. It has been an amazing journey. As Susan Scott, Fierce founder & CEO wrote, “Life is curly, don’t try ...
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5 Fierce Predictions for 2016

There are few things that jazz me more than the ever-evolving workplace (yes, I did just say that). As we embark on 2016, at Fierce, we see a heighten...
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2015 Year End: Life is curly

It’s snowing at Goat Leap, my tree house on Orcas Island. That’s where I am now, as I write to you. My dogs Dobby, Tallulah, and Hamish – two labradoo...
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