You & Your Co-Workers

Don’t say this to disabled co-workers

April 25, 2019
If you have co-workers who have a disability, avoid these statements.

Connect with remote teammates

April 25, 2019
When some of your teammates are remote, building relationships can be a challenge. Follow these steps to foster connections, even when you are rarely in the same room with them.

Offer feedback on presentations

April 25, 2019
When a co-worker or employee asks, “What did you think of my presentation?”, use these tips to offer specific feedback they can use to improve.

4 insights into Gen Z

March 27, 2019
Just as you were getting used to managing all the Millennials in your workplace, Gen Z—people born roughly between 1995 and 2015—are now entering the workforce. So, what do you need to know about this group?

Leadership Tips, Vol. 419

March 14, 2019
So someone just made a mistake … Reinforcing the goodwill you generated when you gave someone a raise … Did you just get asked a question you can’t answer?

If you still hear the song, you’re not tuned in

March 6, 2019
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Be taken more seriously

February 27, 2019
Do you feel like your employees or co-workers don’t take you seriously enough? To increase your credibility and authority, do these four things.

Be helpful, not condescending

January 23, 2019
A thin line exists between offering advice and being condescending. Follow this advice to make sure you aren’t the latter.

Respond to a crying co-worker

January 23, 2019
When an employee breaks down in tears, it can be awkward for you both. Take these steps to make the best out of a difficult situation.

Managing a ‘determined’ talker

January 23, 2019
When a co-worker launches into an extended monologue or otherwise just won’t come up for air, follow this advice.