Sometimes bad things happen in good organizations. The question is, what can everyone (from the highest ‘officer’, right up to … read more
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Respectful Workplace: When Bad Things Happen in Good Organizations.
Abandon Your RUT™ Addiction.
There’s a good chance that your team members (and yes, that does include you) suffer from an undiagnosed and serious addiction. … read more
Beware of Family in the Workplace.
Underlying beliefs and make or break a team’s culture. If you want to prevent your team’s culture from deteriorating … read more
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Workplace Incivility: This Molehill Will Cause a Mountain of Problems.
Can those seemingly inconsequential rude or discourteous words and behaviours actually pose a risk to your business? Mirella has one … read more
Six Overlooked Tips for New Leaders.
Taking Care of Civility Should Top a Prudent New Leader’s To-Do List. (Published in Canadian HR Reporter Magazine, June 3, … read more
Trust the Canary™.
Listen to your instincts when trouble looms – failure to act could cause more problems. (Published in Canadian … read more
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Preventing a ‘Sticky Conversation’ from Becoming Full-Blown Battle.
You already know that when you address an interpersonal difficulty with someone, there’s a good chance that the other party … read more
Three Must-Ask Questions for Leaders Implementing Organizational Change.
It’s no secret that even the best change initiative will fail if you don’t get the ‘people side’ of things … read more
The Real Deal on What to Do When Someone Complains about Harassment.
As a leader, it’s never easy to know exactly what to do when someone approaches you with a harassment–related issue. … read more
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Best Phrase Ever for Unprofessional Behaviour
How often have you stood there, searching for the right words to say to put the brakes on an unprofessional … read more
Workplace Incivility – Your Thinking Errors
Strange thing: organizations (and the leaders that run them) have no clue of how much workplace incivility really costs them. … read more
Trust the Canary™
Back in the day, coal-mine workers would bring along caged canaries down into the dark mine tunnels. If poisonous … read more