How to be Honest AND Diplomatic

Is honesty the best policy? The answer is a resounding, “Yes”; however, leaders must also be diplomatic and tactful in their approach. The goal of leadership is to gain the trust and commitment of those whom you are trying to influence. In order to do so, you must...

The Ten Things that Every Employee Needs

Managers can easily get caught up in the day-to-day details of their jobs and forget that their employees also require their time and attention. In addition to focusing on getting the job done, managers must also focus on providing employees with what they need to be...

Free Up Your Time

As a manager, your daily schedule is filled with meetings, decisions, and ‘fire fighting’. The focus tends to be on the short-term and immediate issues that are important to you and your stakeholders. Consequently, the longer-term investments in people, projects, and...