Empathy Can Energize Your Workplace

What does it all mean? I have often been asked, what is the difference between empathy & sympathy?  Although they are similar, they do have different meanings, especially when it comes to the workplace. Empathy is a great quality to develop to improve your leadership skills by building meaningful relationships …

Team Building the Right Way for Quick Cohesion

The post before last was about finding balance in your life, based on information from the book  Breaking the Trust Barrier, by JV Venable.  If you recall, Venable was a commander and demonstration leader of the Thunderbirds, the USAF’s elite demonstration team. In addition to balance, the author addresses building …

Bad Habits Can Spread from You to Your Team

A good friend forwarded a Harvard Business Review article to me: Leading Teams: If You Multitask During Meetings, Your Team Will, Too. I found it interesting and right on!  I think we each occasionally find ourselves guilty of the bad habits noted in this article.  Take a few minutes to read …