The Art of Listening – 5 Ways to do it Better

The Art of Listening – 5 Ways to do it Better

I’m sure we have all been frustrated by a problem you have been working on and for whatever reason you just cannot work out a solution. Sound familiar? How many times have you then gone on to describe the problem to someone else and in doing so suddenly realise that...
How Hands-On Should Management be?

How Hands-On Should Management be?

How close are you getting to your staff? Can you sense their mood? The video embedded below shows Evernote CEO, Phil Libin, working as a barista in the coffee shop in Evernote’s reception. Every employee is expected to take a turn at the machine and does on...
Making Remote Teams Work

Making Remote Teams Work

How can you make teams work effectively when not everyone is in the same location? In this post we take a look at some of the issues and how you can maintain that all important employee engagement even when the team isn’t all under one roof. These days it is hard to...