Apr 30, 2020

Bridging the Gap of Employee Fear and Uncertainty

Do you ever drive your car across an extended bridge and feel just a bit of anxiety as you reach the middle? That’s exactly the sense of vulnerability that many employees are experiencing in companies affected by the COVID-19 virus. They are crossing a span of disruptions and uncertainty created by remote work, social distancing, and pay cuts and furloughs. They're eager to reach the other 

Dec 16, 2019

Finding a Cure for Corporate Speak

Imagine a building contractor facing an urgent deadline in the dust and chaos of a kitchen renovation. He has a job to get done on deadline, so he urges the carpenter and other workers to “fully leverage their unique skill sets and synergies” to “better optimize the project’s trajectory for success.”


We’ve all seen phrases like these – contrived, hollow and without meaning –…

Oct 31, 2019

Helping Leaders to Do the Right (Brain ) Thing

When leaders use their right brain more freely, they're better equipped to do the right thing for the organizations they lead.