Category: work life balance

Stop working on the weekend!

Back in 2011, we conducted a fun informal poll at our website that asked the question: What is your single biggest time waster at work? And the top two answers were Other people and Email. I had that poll in

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Does Amazon have the right corporate culture?

My column Amazon’s leadership forgot that ‘how’ is as important as ‘what’ in The Globe & Mail‘s Weekend Commentary & Analysis section prompted writer Sarah Dobson from the Canadian HR Reporter to reach out to me for an article she

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Help your people get better at managing their workloads

Three positive strategies to help those you lead get a better handle on their workloads. Patricia Katz guests on the Turning Managers Into Leaders blog.

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Achieving work-life balance is like juggling many balls

Some balls are made of glass and others are made of rubber, so if you drop them, the result is very different. Leaders, which balls do you focus on keeping aloft? An enlightening metaphor.

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