Stressed, Tired, Rushed: A Portrait of the Modern Family

November 4, 2015

Another timely and interesting article on the challenge that working families face trying to balance work and family commitments. How much does the 24/7 work culture in some workplaces, or expectation of accessibility through email or phone outside of traditional…

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Trusting Employees with a Take-What-You-Need Vacation Policy

October 29, 2015

In my most recent in-house role, I thought a lot about vacation and time-off policies. Like the company profiled in this article, we had a flexible PTO policy that allowed our staff unlimited time to unplug and refresh. It’s not…

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The Power of Introverts

October 19, 2015

Leaders come in all styles. Many people don’t think of introverts as natural leaders, but they lead teams and organizations everywhere – and successfully! If you have some time on this Monday, check out Susan Cain’s Ted talk on the…

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Don’t Let Caution Impede Progress.

October 15, 2015

Don’t let caution impede progress. Let data show you the way. Make sure the team is on board. And then go!

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20 Cognitive Biases That Screw Up Your Decisions

October 12, 2015

Organization leaders make dozens of decisions every day – some big, some fairly mundane. It’s interesting to reflect on the various biases that impact our decision making. Check out this helpful resource to learn more:   http://www.businessinsider.com/cognitive-biases-that-affect-decisions-2015-8

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