Is your daily grind draining you?

On July 10, 2018 in Reflection

Self-reflection can be rewarding and educational. Recently, I’ve been paying more attention to learn what motivates me and what drains me. How about you? Read on to see what I’ve discovered over the past few months.


The idea generation arms race

On July 3, 2018 in Innovation

This week I asked my colleague, Russ Kliman, to talk to us about Design Thinking. No matter what business you’re in, we can all benefit from thinking like a designer. Read what this process is about. Learn how it will help you engage clients, frame opportunities or challenges, generate ideas and put them into action.


The Age of the Worker

On June 26, 2018 in Talent Management

I see employees becoming more powerful, using their voice to disrupt the workplace structure and its associated benefits and rewards. If we as leaders can be relentless in meeting client expectations, why can’t we do the same for our employees? Why not develop an employee value proposition and differentiate your company in this new era.


A Kid’s Guide to Leadership

On June 5, 2018 in Motivation

As a leader, we’re teaching others through our actions and words. Do you wonder what you’re teaching others each day? As a kid, were you curious, excited, happy and open to new possibilities? Do you still embody those traits?


Your Turn: What Makes You Happy at Work?

On May 30, 2018 in Reflection

Last year’s Gallup engagement study found that 33% of employees are actively engaged in their jobs and two-thirds are just phoning it in every day. Let’s change that and take a hard look at being engaged and happier at work.