Lessons Learned or NOT?

Do you ever have something happen and think, damn, I thought I had learned that lesson?? Well, it just happened. I wrote a great article.  The computer, coughed and the article (unsaved) was gone!! I searched for it.  Not recovered. My mind, well, the…

EnVision 2016

When You Fail To Envision the future…. can you really take the right actions to get you there? Vision + Action = Results I have been a long time believer in vision.  Not so much in the law of attraction working on its own,…

Leadership Radio: Yikes! Performance Appraisals

Are you dreading performance appraisals? Listen to today’s show to learn important strategies for building a coaching environment in your organization.  Coaching staff can improve overall business results, staff performance and team performance.  When managers learn to coach their staff, business results change. Listen…

Are You Dreading Year End Performance Appraisals?

Employee Performance Appraisals Can Be Positive and Effective! Do you  sit in your office dreading the conversation with employees around performance an their annual performance appraisal? Do you wish the performance appraisal would just be over with? Have you ever procrastinated the employee performance…

Manager Demands Negatively Impact Employee Performance

A small company had a staff team that was dedicated to their work, but challenged by their manager/business owner.   His expectations were high but his ability to communicate effectively about expectations low.  Instead of clearly communicating what tasks needed to be completed in advance…