Collaboration: Three Practical Tips

In my work, I often get questions such as "How do I collaborate?" “I asked them what they thought. That’s collaboration, right?” Or, “We spent three weeks discussing this before I took a call. That’s definitely collaboration”. One such recent conversation made me think about what really is collaboration after all? Using the principle that collaboration must ...

Respect: Why It Is Important, Simple And Beneficial

It was Friday morning. We were taking the elevator down to the basement this morning to drive in to work, my husband and I. One of those days when we had a long wait before one of the elevators finally showed up, it was the smaller one, and it already had a family of two ...

Healthy Leadership: What does it mean and why is it important?

At a meeting with the senior leadership team discussing a new and improved performance management system, several senior executives raised questions about the efficacy of the system. They questioned it's relevance to the organization, its impact on employee morale and so on. It seemed odd for these concerns to arise without the group even having discussed ...