Let’s Talk About Difficult Conversations

Let’s Talk About Difficult Conversations

Let’s Talk About Difficult Conversations I have been doing presentations on difficult conversations for over 6 years now, and yet sometimes I still mess these conversations up in my own life. You’d think I’d be perfect at them, but I’m not. The...
What I Learned From Super Girl

What I Learned From Super Girl

What I Learned From Super Girl Ahhh the guilty pleasures. One of mine is watching Supergirl. It’s awesome for so many reasons. It’s a bit cheesy at times as well but what’s life without a little cheese.  One particular episode really resonated with me this week....
Is it Really Punishment?

Is it Really Punishment?

Is it Really Punishment? I think we have too much of a focus on punishment in our society. We think saying no to anything is somehow a punishment. If we add a new rule with our kids, or we add extra work to staff, somehow it’s all seen as punishment even when it’s...
Leadership

Leadership

Leadership Leadership While I was creating a leadership course a little while ago I rediscovered a definition I had learned for leadership early in my career. I can see how this definition has affected me and how I lead but I had totally forgotten the learning. It is...
How To Hire The Best Employee

How To Hire The Best Employee

How To Hire The Best Employee   How to hire the best employee the first time Have you ever heard the phrase, ‘management would be easy if it weren’t for all the people?’ One of the hardest parts of running a business, or managing a department, is dealing with the...