Me: Seriously? Again? Better Me: Yes. You have to talk with them again. Me: Why? Better Me: Because. You’re the boss. Me: But I’m really busy. Can’t you see that? I’m freakin’ drowning over here! Better Me: Do you really want to have that conversation now? Me: Fine. I’ll start the call. You are really […]Read more "Who Knew Remote Managing Was So Complex?"
Oh, man. I’m late! How can it be 8:20 already? And who schedules these “meetings” so early? Ugh. All right, let’s do this. Brush teeth, crank out a K-cup, fire up computer, log in to VC. Whew. 8:29. Made it on time. I am the master of time management. Aaaaw yeah. Wait, what the what? […]Read more "Who Knew Video-conferencing Was So Complex?"
In today’s super-fast, on-the-go, 5G world, we barely find the time to do what needs to be done, let alone what we WANT to get done. We’re just too busy with work, family, friends, pets, etc. The boss wants this, the spouse needs that, and the pets need watering and the plants need to go…no […]Read more "Delegation by Design"
Right now you may be exercising your “social distancing” and that is the right thing to do. Work from home if you can, stay indoors if you must, but keep in touch with your network if you care. It’s a great time to reconnect with old friends, previous coworkers, and anyone else you haven’t seen […]Read more "Make Your Network Work for You"
Today we are going to address your level of personal accountability. You know, that word that typically conjures a feeling of guilt, shame, or embarrassment. Many of us, when we hear the word accountability think, “Oh boy, I’m in trouble.” But it doesn’t have to be that way. Don’t treat accountability like it’s a bad […]Read more "Are You a Renter or an Owner?"
Finishing up our series on how to get noticed on LinkedIn, today you show the world what you’re worth from someone else’s perspective. You’ve got it covered from head to toe with your smart profile pic, your catchy headline, your snazzy multimedia, and your fancy writing. But all of that is just your side of […]Read more "5 Ways to Get Noticed on LinkedIn (Part 5)"
Continuing our series on how to get noticed on LinkedIn, we go beyond the profile and into the news feed. Your profile page looks great from top to bottom. You’ve got a good looking head shot, you’ve got a memorable headline, you’ve even got all sorts of media built into your summary and experience. Now […]Read more "5 Ways to Get Noticed on LinkedIn (Part 4)"