Articles

Need a business exit strategy?

December 13, 2019
There can be many reasons you may want to close, to sell, or to move on to something else. Here are 5 strategies to be aware of, should this time arise.

Could you be a polymath?

December 13, 2019
If you consider yourself to be regularly employing a variety of thinking styles, then you may be a polymath.

What to do when their feedback is rough

December 13, 2019
Hearing negative feedback can be difficult, both psychologically and physically. Adam Grant tackles this subject on his podcast “WorkLife.”

Need a model for day-to-day operations? Consider NASA’s

December 13, 2019
Here are Behavioral Science Technology’s five timeless rules of operation for renewed commitment to safety and cultural transformation at NASA back in 2005. Compare them to the way you do business where you work.

Leadership Tips, Vol. 0120

December 13, 2019
Lied to in a negotiation? … Advice is better received when it’s offered than when it’s imposed … Make too many excuses?

Getting therapy through your phone

December 5, 2019
Therapy apps can be a cost-effective and convenient alternative to the scheduling and cost problems of traditional counseling methods. Here are just a few of the apps now available.

Might they be nudging you out the door?

December 5, 2019
In a recent AARP survey, nearly two out of three workers 45 and older said they have seen or experienced age discrimination on the job. Here is a list of some sneaky excuses companies can use to push you toward retirement.

5 work ideals that are disappearing

November 20, 2019
The workplace is constantly changing—or should be changing—to adapt to new trends, technology and shifts in business. Jacob Morgan, a keynote speaker, author and futurist who focuses on the workplace, believes that the following old-school workplace ideals are on their way out.

Create a culture of feedback

November 20, 2019
It’s an art, not a science, and it’s learned through repetition. It isn’t just a nice-to-have skill; if you want to be an effective leader, you must learn to do this.

…You need workers to act quickly

November 20, 2019
Important tasks often pop up unexpectedly, and when they do, you rely on other people to deliver work to you quickly. Follow these tips to clue them in on new tasks’ urgency.