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Category: Reading & Watching

Great Leaders Give Back!

Inspiring Leaders Like YOU Make the World A Better Place This holiday season I’m feeling especially grateful for all of my clients and colleagues.  I am honored to know you, to work with you and  to support you in all the good things you are doing to make the world a better place. This issue…
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Giving & Gratitude

Pro-tip for the Holidays: Did you know that spending 15 minutes a week in a state of AWE Will Make You Happier, Less Lonely, and Less Stressed. Who or what are YOU in awe of?   Companies or organizations that are making a difference, bringing joy to others The World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2020…
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Ways Companies Say Thank You to Workers

Below are extra special & effective ways to go about saying thanks to your staff. Harvard Business Review 8/7/2020 As the ongoing public health crisis has metastasized into an economic slowdown, it’s difficult for many corporations to retain and reward their people. Many firms aren’t in the position to give their employees large annual bonuses.…
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October Reading and Watching

In a recent newsletter, I wrote about self-care. Now, I’d like to talk about creating a great working environment through TRUE collaboration. Not, “I cc’d you on the email and invited you to the meeting” collaboration,” but rather, the kind of deep collaboration that turns “my project” into our “our achievement.” Being deeply connected to…
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September Reading and Watching

What I’m reading –  just for laughs Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan is honestly one of the funniest books I ever read. The title comes from the first thing one of his sons wrote on the family whiteboard. Sample joke: “People ask me what my favorite ride was at Disneyworld. The train leaving the…
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August Reading and Watching

Reading… This month I’m focusing on inspiring stories of others who have been creative in their field, forging new paths that we now take for granted. I find that kind of story super helpful for the times we are in because we are all figuring out the future together. Hope you enjoy these! Tribe of…
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July Reading and Watching

Reading… As I’m thinking about kindness in the workplace, I went back to these three books that combine hard research with gentle persuasive techniques on how to be a better manager, how to make the workplace, and the world a better place. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t – This…
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