So, You Think You Can Multitask

With all the electronics, smartphones, email and digital stuff that comes at us from every angle in this age of information overload, we not only have the opportunity to try to multitask, but many ...

The Convincing Side of Change

Struggling with people resisting making the changes you know you need to make in your organization? Don't know how to get buy-in from people so that you can change things for the better? Challenged ...

Resolve Not to Resolve; Make SMART Goals Instead

Why do so many resolutions not make it past the first week of January? Are people just less tenacious than they used to be, or do people just expect to break them? As we seemingly rush headlong ...

The Value of a Handwritten Note

Do you remember the last handwritten note you received? Even more, do you remember the last handwritten note you sent? With our technologically enhanced communications, it is just so convenient to ...

Lead From the Front or Lead From the Middle?

Leading from the front or leading from the middle — where is the real power? Like day needs night, Romeo needs Juliet and bacon needs eggs, so do leaders need followers. However, these great ...

10 Phrases Confident Leaders Use

Communication is a key leadership skill. To lead others effectively, excellent communication is paramount. It not only delivers tasks but provides the motivation and confidence that teams and ...

The Power of Trust

Trust can be elusive. When someone is seen as being trustworthy, good things happen for that person and with that person. And the reverse can also be true; mistrust can form an invisible barrier to ...

How to Invest in People

No, this article is not about money. This article is about time. And people. And how your investment in them can bring great returns. When you take the time to invest in people, you invest in ...