May 10, 2021

Learning From Others Inside Our Own Company

I am a huge fan of benchmarking others. When we are trying to solve a problem or improve results, it makes a lot of sense to learn from those who […]
May 3, 2021

In the Wake of the Pandemic, Employee Well-Being Moves Front and Center

Living in Pensacola, Florida, since 1996, I have gained experience with hurricanes. I know what it’s like when they hit. There is the fear of the impact, the preparation for […]
April 26, 2021

How to Communicate When an Employee Leaves

When speaking on leadership topics such as communication, I often explain to people that I am like a plumber whose own house has leaky pipes. (My apologies to all plumbers.) […]
April 19, 2021

Why You Should Encourage a “Get MAD Today” Program with Employees

All employees make a difference in the lives of others. In certain fields, this is easy to see, just by the nature of the job. But the truth is, every […]
April 12, 2021

Be Careful Who You Call a Rock Star!

Sometimes we have employees who excel at one small part of a job, but they behave inappropriately or otherwise do things that don’t live up to company standards. In the […]