The first of two recent situations where people cannot see past the short-term to their long-term advantage. As a leader, your ability to never lose sight of the “big picture” is critical!
Month: November 2019
Today’s post continues with our 2019 series of video tips on employee development – specific practical things you can do as a leader to help your employees learn and grow into the future leaders of your organization. Today’s strategy: promote and support mental and physical health initiatives for your people. Promote and support mental and […]
For the 5th year in a row, I am so pleased to be partnering with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta (CPA Alberta) to deliver high-quality cost-effective leadership training in a series of twelve “public” programs until March 2019. Each of these sessions is eligible for professional development credits in most professional associations. Five sessions […]
Are you looking to the next step in your career? If so, you should be tapping into a secret advantage that most job seekers ignore. It’s called the informational interview. Part networking, part information-gathering, and part low-key self-promotion, an informational interview is a powerful way to position yourself as the prime candidate for your perfect […]
I saw the following words on a poster in my bank manager’s office the other day. Complacency. Just because things are going well now, doesn’t mean that they can’t suddenly go horribly wrong. It was just below a photograph of a snail resting on a railway track, with a train approaching in the distance. While […]