Tagged: Employee Development

Why I’m Reading A Book A Month

I don’t make resolutions (click here for all the details).  I don’t like the precedent that self-reflection is a once-a-year activity. Yuck. You should take the time to reflect throughout the year.  Despite my...

Ideas From Google Any HR Pro Can Try

Ideas From Google Any HR Pro Can Try

This week I’m reading the new book from Laszlo Bock, Google’s head of People Operations,  called “Work Rules!.” Despite the stereotypes about Google there is actually a lot of good information in this book....

Using Silence Effectivley

Using Silence Effectivley

Happy St. Patrick’s day all!   Fun fact: Did you know that St. Patrick’s day was not celebrated in Ireland until the 1960’s? Ireland actually spent the day in mourning and bars (gasp!) were...

Is Employee Engagement A Problem?

Is Employee Engagement A Problem?

Sometimes I wonder if employee engagement is only a problem because people feel like “the company” doesn’t care about them. The company is filled with people: managers and peers. “The company” is cold and...

How To Suceed At Your First Job

With graduation right around the corner everyone will be throwing out advice on how to get that first job and how to succeed at your first job but I can save you a lot...