Be a lifeguard

Be a lifeguard

“If you’re not drowning, you’re a lifeguard.” ~Seth Godin Again, now is hard. And again, we’re all in this together. So, Seth Godin is quite right. If you’re not drowning right now, you are someone who can help others around you who are floundering. Over...
Tips for handling toxic team members

Tips for handling toxic team members

We’ve all been there. A new initiative is announced and you’re tapped for the project team that will handle planning and implementation. You may be excited about it or dreading it. And some of that may relate to whether you raised your hand for the opportunity or were...
User’s Manual to your manager

User’s Manual to your manager

There is increasing interest in the business world in “onboarding”, the process by which managers and executives are oriented to, and integrated into, an organization. Books like The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins have become bestsellers, and organizations of all...