What to say to worker who sees doom in everything

April 7, 2019
Trying to encourage your staff to do their best gets harder if one of them is always expecting the worst. Here’s how to approach these “Nervous Nellies.”
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“Do you have any questions?”

March 27, 2019
Changing the wording to “What questions do you have?” might get some queries tossed your way.
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A new approach to listening

March 27, 2019
According to Guy Harris, leadership expert and coach, too many people listen to respond, not to understand.
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4 insights into Gen Z

March 27, 2019
Just as you were getting used to managing all the Millennials in your workplace, Gen Z—people born roughly between 1995 and 2015—are now entering the workforce. So, what do you need to know about this group?
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Set goals that drive results

March 27, 2019
Are you using goals to motivate your employees or intimidate them? To create goals that inspire and motivate your employees to reach their peak performance, ask yourself these questions.
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3 phrases every leader should use

March 27, 2019
If you want to prove your leadership potential, use these phrases liberally, advises Andy Bailey, CEO, founder and coach at executive coaching firm Petra Coach.
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Do you suffer from ‘workism’?

March 21, 2019
There has been some decrease in the workweek’s overall average, but wealthy, college-educated people are working more than ever.
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1-Minute Strategies: April ’19

March 20, 2019
Break good news early on … Suspend a snap judgment … Shine a spotlight on key points
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Forget someone’s name? What NOT to do

March 20, 2019
Never guess. You’ll likely get it wrong.
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Leadership Tips, Vol. 419

March 14, 2019
So someone just made a mistake … Reinforcing the goodwill you generated when you gave someone a raise … Did you just get asked a question you can’t answer?
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