January 29, 2012

The Talk

This one is for you – managers, co-workers, or anyone who has been meaning to have a talk that you are absolutely dreading.  Let’s break down the apprehension and make this thing happen. The topic of “the talk” could be about anything: an employee’s attendance issues, poor performance, or even – sigh – hygiene.  What’s important though is that you …

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October 23, 2011

Expect Great Things

I’ve often threatened that I’ll write a book someday. And when I do, it will be about the three most important things to keep in mind when working with others: expectations, expectations, and expectations! I haven’t made good on that promise yet, but blogging should be considered sufficient follow-through for the time being. Aside from my opinion that most of …

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