Avoiding Common Leadership Pitfalls
There are many ways a leader can fail – many are obvious, some not so obvious. In my latest Leaders Ought to Know blog post, I discuss ways wise leaders acknowledge and plan for avoiding common leadership pitfalls.
Why You SHOULD Have That Difficult Conversation at Work
© Can Stock Photo / gstockstudio Is a Difficult Conversation Really the Best Strategy? Most of us were taught early on that honesty is the best policy. But as we grow older and assume more personal and professional responsibility, the scope and breadth of problems we encounter grow more complex. The problems we are responsible […]
What to Think About BEFORE All-Employee Meetings
Photo by Marcelo Dias Team building can be significantly impacted during all-employee meetings. Usually, leaders have great intentions and hopes when conducting these team meetings. They want to make sure everyone feels celebrated, and they want to be transparent in sharing information. However, sometimes the after-effects of the meeting are less than ideal for team […]
How Great Leaders Handle Gossip
How to Handle Gossip in the Workplace Workplace gossip can be irreversibly harmful to teams. But when it comes time to handle gossip in the workplace, most leaders won’t deal with the issue head-on. Why? Because it can be really uncomfortable and awkward. But if you don’t manage it, who will? Listen to this episode […]