How To Disagree Well

How To Disagree Well

I have a toddler at home. He is starting to discover his independent personality. He wields it like a swashbuckler. It’s fun to watch, though occasionally horrifying and always humbling. It’s giving me a real crash course in how to overcome adversity and...
Here’s Why Making A Radical Career Change Is So Darn Tough

Here’s Why Making A Radical Career Change Is So Darn Tough

Is there anything as hard as trying to navigate a radical career change? From the time we are barely walking, we are being groomed to land a fruitful career. School, internships and part-time jobs are all designed to prepare us for what we will one day call “our...
What To Do If You Are Hitting A Dead-End In Your Job

What To Do If You Are Hitting A Dead-End In Your Job

Are you hitting a dead-end in your job? Not all jobs should last forever. Sometimes our job ends through no fault of our own. Companies downsize. Business strategies change. Other times, we can’t live up to the expectations or requirements of the job. We are fired....
How To Have Amazing One On One Meetings

How To Have Amazing One On One Meetings

We are in a culture of meetings run amok. Most upper-level managers I know spend over 50% of their time in meetings. Even worse, research shows that 1/2 of all meetings are considered a waste of time! In spite of an environment where the tyranny of meetings is a new...
5 Ways To Deal With A Micromanaging Boss

5 Ways To Deal With A Micromanaging Boss

Why do bosses micromanage? Don’t they know that micromanaging destroys morale and stalls careers? Don’t they realize that no one likes to be put under someone else’s thumb? People quit bosses not companies after all! Micromanagers nit-pick the details. Then, when the...