October 30, 2017
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Are e-mails damaging your bottom line?

Before the internet in the late 1980s, no communication went out without being vetted by a manager.  And any manager of distinction had his own secretary.  Properly trained secretaries had been trained to write reports, letters and memos and were […]
October 2, 2017
Evaluate and Encourage

PRIDE = Positive, Recognise, Involve, Develop, Evaluate

We’ve come a long way to ensure we are motivating others and instilling a sense of pride. How successful have you been? As you look back over the past few weeks and notice the steps you have taken to: create […]
September 19, 2017
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Positive, Recognise, I = ………?

So far, we have used the first two letters of the word ‘PRIDE’ as a way to turn demotivation into motivation. How well were you able to create a positive work environment and then recognise and/or reward your team’s efforts? […]
September 11, 2017
recognition

Are you ready for ‘R’

Last week we looked at the first letter of the word ‘PRIDE’ as a tool to turn demotivation into motivation. The ‘P’ stands for POSITIVE environment. How did you do in that area this past week? Were you able to […]
July 10, 2017
Negotiate

How can you GET what you want

Negotiate it! The world is a giant negotiation table, and like it or not, we’re all participants. We all negotiate in our personal and professional lives every day. Last week we explored what not to do, so this we will […]