- Apr 12, 2019
What Does it Take to Build Super People Managers?
Mindset, skill set, practice and community. When mindset, skillset, practice and community are combined, they are very powerful, just...
- May 4, 2018
Develop Yourself Leader
To help others develop, start with yourself! When the boss acts like a little god and tells everyone else they need to improve, that...
- Feb 16, 2018
What Makes a Great People Manager? Part 4: Communicator
No one has ever complained about being too much "in the know". Have you ever heard of anyone quitting a job because they were "way to...
- Feb 9, 2018
What Makes a Great People Manager? Part 3: Empathizer
Any great leader will tell you they have great love...love for their purpose, cause or mission, love for their community, love for their...
- Feb 1, 2018
What Makes a Great People Manager? Part 2: Empowerer
Empowerment is the new black. Having people act like owners not only makes them feel better about their work but helps organizations becom
- Jan 26, 2018
What Makes a Great People Manager? Part 1: A Good Coach
"Put me in coach!" Sorry, I just always wanted to say that but was never good enough at any sports to get a chance to do it as a kid. So...
- Jan 19, 2018
What Makes a Great People Manager? Introduction
What makes a great manager? Put simply: a lot. Like parents, there's a lot expected of us as people managers. It can be exhausting,...
- Dec 29, 2017
Why Promoting the Best Widget Maker to Boss Rarely Works
Promoting the best individual contributor to the role of manager doesn't often work well and not because the person isn't capable. It's...