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Courage Keeps Us Moving Forward

The decision to move forward is a personal decision we are capable of making. Many times it is not the first option we think about. Yet sometimes, it is the only way we can truly succeed. (more…)

Workplace Surveys Often Don’t Work

Every year companies line up to promote themselves as among the “best places to work.” They also insist they adjust policies based on employee feedback. But it’s not what it sounds like. (more…)

You’re a Leader If…

It’s funny: many people want to be “promoted to management.” But what we really need are organizations with more leaders. Do you know the difference? (more…)

Steve Kerr Brings Home A Win

The Warriors have won another Championship! Their tenacity and hard work have surely paid off with this win. Let’s take a look at their head coach, Steve Kerr, and how he has influenced his team. (more…)

Your Growing Edge

You’ve probably heard the term “leading edge” used to refer to technology, products or ideas and concepts that are in front of the curve, that are really advanced. (more…)

Are You Fact-Finding or Fault-Finding?

When a crisis strikes within our organizations, none of us are exempt from the stress that follows. In such difficult times, strategic thinking often gives way to reactive thinking. (more…)

The Gap? Knowledge and Action

I was reminded this week of how many of our challenges can be summarized by the interaction of knowledge and action. There are two opposing situations that can slow our progress toward success. (more…)

4 Steps for Dealing with a Difficult Employee

When it comes to our organizations, we all know the importance of employee engagement. But we aren’t perfect and there will come a time when you clash with an employee. Do you know what steps to take? (more…)

Job Bouncing and Employee Engagement

Changing jobs regularly, whether it’s yearly, bi-yearly, or whatever, is not all that uncommon these days. The question is, why? Does it have anything to do with employee engagement? (more…)

How Urgent Is It?

Our to-do lists seem to grow longer every single day. You have to finish this and you have to finish that. Can you embrace this pace of life? (more…)

3 Ways to Step Up Your Recruitment Efforts

When it comes to our organizations, employee retention issues can seem insurmountable. We’ve all been in the unfortunate spot of finding ourselves with more open positions than candidates. (more…)

These Meetings Were Made For Walking

Do you find yourself walking around or pacing while you’re talking? Does it seem to help you clear your mind? Surprisingly, walking can also boost your creativity. (more…)

Right, Wrong, Legal, Illegal

Life would be easier if there was no grey area between legal and illegal or between right and wrong. But if you are like me, you can find yourself in situations that are difficult. (more…)