Working Long Hours

Hourly wages and the classic 40-hour work week have trained us to measure our labor by the number of hours we log. However, this mindset is dead wrong when applied to today’s professionals. The value of lawyers, consultants, and analysts isn’t the time they spend, but the value they create …

5 Conversations to have with New Employees

within the first few days of starting a new role or hiring a new employee, it is a good idea to have one or more, informal meetings that cover the following topics: 1. What is the employee’s expectations of you? Good to find out how the new employee likes to …

8 Core Beliefs of Extraordinary Bosses

1. Business is an ecosystem, not a battlefield. Average bosses see business as a conflict between companies, departments and groups. Extraordinary bosses …

4 Questions to ask Employees

1. How do you make a difference? testing for alignment on the company’s direction. 2. What improvement idea are you working on? emphasizing …

DISC Assessment

Dominance People who score high in the intensity of the “D” styles factor are very active in dealing with problems and challenges, …

Salary Negotiating

Negotiating a salary can be an uncomfortable process. You want to get what you’re worth but you also don’t want to offend …

The 5 Qualities of Remarkable Bosses

1. Develop every employee Sure, you can put your primary focus on reaching targets, achieving results, and accomplishing concrete goals—but do that …