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Thu Oct 19, 2017

How Bad News Can Be Good News

2017-10-19T13:03:17+00:00

There is no way to avoid having to deliver bad news. At some point in everyone’s career it will land on them to be the bearer of bad news. It is perfectly natural to want to avoid having to do, which is one of the reasons we are often so bad at bad news However, [...]

How Bad News Can Be Good News 2017-10-19T13:03:17+00:00
Tue Oct 17, 2017

What is the Language of your Culture?

2017-10-17T08:07:27+00:00

We have a heard a great deal about ‘culture’. The definition for the word culture is ‘the behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular group’. Every company has one. Some think it is the same as their mission. Some hired a high paid consultant to help them ‘create’ their culture. Some aren’t even sure they [...]

What is the Language of your Culture? 2017-10-17T08:07:27+00:00
Wed Oct 11, 2017

Practice, Practice, Practice

2017-10-11T16:54:02+00:00

It often happens when I am out at networking events that people ask me for just one tip to become a better speaker. It’s always a bit challenging to answer because if it only took one tip to improve, everyone would be a great communicator. Everyone has different challenges and different ways of approaching the [...]

Practice, Practice, Practice 2017-10-11T16:54:02+00:00
Thu Sep 14, 2017

Don’t Pay For Your Leaders – Create Them!

2017-09-10T12:32:11+00:00

We’ve all heard that someone was ‘a born leader’.  The organizations that manage to snare those probably consider themselves lucky. I don’t. It’s more beneficial for companies to create leaders from day one within their organization. By creating a culture where everyone is being trained for leadership and is being given the skills to succeed [...]

Don’t Pay For Your Leaders – Create Them! 2017-09-10T12:32:11+00:00
Tue Sep 12, 2017

How To Make Everyone Think You’re A Rock Star After Your Presentation

2017-09-10T12:20:38+00:00

You’ve been asked to give a presentation. Congrats! You’re considered an expert in your field and others can’t wait to learn from you. You’re probably going to spend the next few weeks honing your speech, your slide deck and just what you’re going to say. After all, you want to make sure your audience is [...]

How To Make Everyone Think You’re A Rock Star After Your Presentation 2017-09-10T12:20:38+00:00
Thu Sep 7, 2017

5 Ways To Make Nice with Challenging Co-workers

2017-09-05T16:03:58+00:00

You don’t have to like everyone with whom you work. You don’t even need to ‘get along’ with them. You do,however, need to work and communicate effectively together. Here are five things you can do to completely change how you and your challenging co-workers engage, relate and work together. 1. Find Common Ground Once we [...]

5 Ways To Make Nice with Challenging Co-workers 2017-09-05T16:03:58+00:00
Tue Sep 5, 2017

5 Essentials for Successful Women’s Leadership Initiatives

2017-09-10T12:11:23+00:00

Women’s leadership doesn’t just happen. In order to have a successful women’s leadership program it must have the essentials that set it apart from just any leadership program. It must specifically develop women as leaders instead. 1. Understand Why Please don’t start any leadership program or initiative if you can not answer WHY? The answer [...]

5 Essentials for Successful Women’s Leadership Initiatives 2017-09-10T12:11:23+00:00
Tue Aug 22, 2017

ABC’s of Successful Leadership

2017-08-21T20:33:18+00:00

We all want to be successful in our leadership roles. Unfortunately, no one hands you a manual when you hit the ground floor entitled “Rules for Successful Leadership”. That is probably because much of successful leadership has to do with learning, growing and developing as a leader. There are however a few ABC’s that can [...]

ABC’s of Successful Leadership 2017-08-21T20:33:18+00:00