Praise, With a Dash of CriticismKids are smart. This was illustrated for me once again on a recent long drive with my family. Somehow we got on the topic of people who offer too much praise, and others who don’t offer enough. According to my 10 and 14 year-old kids there’s a...
Can Leadership Skills Be Taught?
When we are open to the idea that leadership skills can be taught we also open ourselves to more possible leaders.
Is it Time for a Check-Up?
It’s important that we check in regularly on how our teams, and the individuals who make them up, are doing. It’s also sometimes important to do things that may be unpopular, but are good for the long-term health of your team.
Looking at Things Differently
What can you do to encourage yourself to see situations differently? What reminders are available to you to be certain you are gathering enough detail or finding the beauty, even in challenging situations? How can you commit to taking unique and creative approaches that might yield better results for your organization?
Working relationships are made through the hundreds or thousands of interactions we have with our colleagues and those we lead. It is essential to be intentional in our interactions to build positive, productive relationships that benefit our organization.