If you’re happy and you know it: high-5 your boss! Over on the Redbooth blog, I tackle the issue of happiness at work. Workplace happiness is becoming big business, and even Chief Happiness Officers are popping up everywhere. This round-up features: What science has to say about workplace happiness (including how to “hack” happiness into your project […]
Work with a freelancer? Chances are that’s a Yes (or the freelancer might even be you). As the gig economy attracts more and more workers, there’s growing demand on businesses to get it right when it comes using freelancers. Over on the Redbooth blog, I’ve assembled a little resource for you. Learn how to: use frelancer talent […]
Ready for some spring-inspired tips for getting organized? Over on the Redbooth blog, I have strategies and inspiration galore. Check out How To: take stock of your progress on your business goals get organized for tax season add color and pizzaz to your desk area and a few more, for good measure Click through to […]
You know you’ve arrived when… your business is facing growing pains. But as problems go, these are good problems to have! If you’re looking to scale — and craving expert advice — I have a round-up for that, over on the Redbooth blog. What’s there? Advice on scaling a service-based business, including a roadmap for […]
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Over on the Redbooth blog, I outline 5 strategies for how to stop procrastinating. Including a neat self-assessment infographic (taking it it doesn’t count as procrastination, I promise). Read the article here.
“Thank you, Come Again!” Does your business say Thank You in a special way? You really should be! If you think that improving your thank you game is really just code for expensive gift items that are out of your budget — or for high touch gestures that simply can’t scale — you’re in for […]
If improving customer service is on your 2016 priority list, take heart — I’ve rounded up some great resources to help. I’ve assembled articles about the wisdom of investing in customer delight, as well as how to measure it, how to design it, and how to improve it. (And I throw in a few inspirational […]
What do your mornings look like? Mornings — especially the early hours between waking and work — can set the tune for your whole day. Want to up your game? Over on the Redbooth blog, I round up the best articles on morning routines. These articles explore how the rich and famous start their day, […]
Over on the Redbooth blog — a roundup of the latest thinking on employee productivity — including getting a grip on distractions and interruptions. You know, the things that happen approximately every 30 seconds during your work day! Read the article here.
Over on the Redbooth blog – my very own Best Of roundup — and yep, I pretty muched saved the best for last. Longer-form, extra thought-provoking…articles I couldn’t pass up. Read the article here.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens just enjoyed one of the best opening weekends of all time. Movie magic aside, that’s a product launch we all can admire. To celebrate opening week of the long awaited Episode VII, over on the Redbooth blog I curated some of the best business and leadership lessons from Star Wars. No […]
Over on the Redbooth blog, I tackle what you need to know about negotiating. Learn the negotiating tactic that secured the UN climate deal in Paris, plus a monster article on how to use emotions during negotiations — no matter which side of the deal you’re on. Have a look. Read the article here.
Setting goals for next year? They’re the business equivalents of New Year’s resolutions, and most people have a love/hate relationship with the whole process. Over on the Redbooth blog, I offer some new perspectives on the practice of goal setting. (Including some non-traditional approaches — which I am TOTALLY going to do this year.) I loved researching […]
We love to hate them, but we all got ’em. Meetings. Over on the Redbooth blog, I check out what’s new in meeting management. Need some help crafting your meeting agenda? Know what to do immediately after your meeting is over? (Or: are you looking to ditch meetings entirely)? Got you covered. Read the article here.
Over on the Redbooth blog, I take inspiration from the Thanksgiving holiday and highlight articles that offer practical advice on expressing appreciation — and giving gifts — at work. There are also some gems that explore the fascinating relationships between gratitude, creativity and performance. While we can agree that gratitude is good for us, sometimes we aren’t sure exactly […]
Over on the Redbooth blog, I tackle the high-performance side of leadership: speed, secret weapons, succeeding against odds, and commanding armies. Make no mistake: this is authoritative advice sourced to experts. Just with a dash of Bond-worthy panache. Read the article here.