Great Managers Practice This Essential Communication Skill

Great Managers Practice This Essential Communication Skill

Have you ever worked for a really great manager? We hear a lot these days about horrible bosses, disengaged employees, and how work, in general, isn’t much fun. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are some awesome places to work, and one of the...
The Secret to High Impact Feedback

The Secret to High Impact Feedback

When was the last time you gave someone on your team some constructive criticism and they jumped for joy? Everyone loves to say that they like feedback, and that they want feedback because they know it’s the best way to learn. But when it comes right down to it,...
Webcast: How Did I Not See This Coming

Webcast: How Did I Not See This Coming

Have you ever had a job where you felt like you were in way over your head? Have you ever had a manager that made every day an exercise in frustration? Have you ever realized that you might be that manager? Join this webcast for an engaging conversation with Katy...
Giving Up a Little Control

Giving Up a Little Control

A lot of people think being a great manager means being in control of everything all the time. That couldn’t be further from the truth. I’ve always loved this clip from Kung Fu Panda – it reminds me that no matter how much I might want something to...

The Pitfalls of Labels

The more time you spend in management or HR, the more you will come in contact with tools like DiSC, Forte, Myers Briggs and Insights Discovery Profiles.  These communication style surveys are great tools for inspiring conversation around how different people work and...

How to be Successful

Everyone wants to be successful right?  Or more accurately, no one wants to fail.  But how can you find success in your life, your job, or anywhere else?  The answer is simple. Love what you do. There’s nothing that will make you better than doing what you love and...