December 21, 2020

Don’t Accept Generalities. Instead, Push for Clarification.

I often write about having the discipline to pause. I am a work in progress on this. One of my favorite books, written over 50 years ago, shared that an […]
December 14, 2020

Words and Phrases That Have Found a Home in 2020

If one were to think about the words that have been heard most often this year, words like Covid-19, coronavirus, quarantine, masks, voting, election, and so forth would surely be at the top of the list. […]
December 7, 2020

What We Can Learn from an Employee Engagement Survey

I am a huge fan of employee engagement surveys. Years ago, while working at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago, I discovered firsthand the link between employee engagement (back then we […]
November 30, 2020

Going from Thanksgiving to Thanksliving: Making Gratitude a Year-Long Habit

With the holiday season up, gratitude is likely on all of our minds. Yet gratitude doesn’t have to be something we think about only once a year at Thanksgiving. It […]
November 23, 2020

Seven Guidelines for Starting Something Great (Insights from Mogul Founder Tiffany Pham)

If you’ve ever thought about launching your own business, there’s no better success story to pay attention to than Tiffany Pham. She founded Mogul, the premiere platform for connecting companies […]