No one intends to be a bad boss. Some just don’t know any better. Here are 10 great tips for improvement from Kevin Daum.
* – * – * Moving ahead can require change on your part. Here a few of John M McKee‘s seven tips and tactics that you can use to improve their game. Be first and take what you deserve – I’m always surprised by people who think that being polite is better than being assertive. […]
Never ask an employee to do something you already asked another employee to do. You assign Bob a project. The day you needed it completed you realize Bob hasn’t finished… and probably won’t. You’re frustrated with Bob, and you really need it done, so you plop it on Jane’s desk. You know she’ll get […]
Today during our regular team meeting we were given a very much needed reminder: to be a team, you have to work as a team. And a critical element to being a tight, well functioning team is that team members support each other, help each other, lift each other up. It’s very easy to forget: […]
Too many times I have seen individuals with plenty of work and life experience respond to tasks, projects, and even simple questions in ways that make even the most patient of us grit our teeth. While I personally feel there is no excuse for this, I will give those people the benefit of the doubt […]