Let’s face it, online engagement can be challenging. And it’s not going to get easier any time soon! Thirteen months into the coronavirus pandemic, vaccinations are under way, and there is hopeful talk of returning to offices and schools this
Your choice of words matters. Take, for example, “any” versus “some”. The two words have different polarities. “Any” is negatively polarized: it ordinarily occurs in declarative sentences that are negatively framed and usually inappropriate in those that are positively framed.
A few years ago I did a series of three posts on the blog about specific actions you could take to build a stronger working relationship with your manager. Perhaps not surprisingly, it’s a perennial subject that comes up repeatedly