Although generalizations about any demographic group tend to be flawed, here are some attitudes that tend to be shared by a significant number of members of this cohort. I have observed these traits in younger millennials I have hired and supervised, and I am willing to bet that you have too.
“Engagement” is a fairly common buzzword nowadays, both in business and everyday jargon. But what does it really mean? And in business, is it enough? Think about the fans who root for a particular professional sports team, they are certainly … Read More
Invite and encourage everyone to define, shape and implement the organization’s vision and mission.
Ingaged leaders believe that it is not enough to tell people to do. They understand that if they want to unlock the full potential of any organization and its people, it is necessary to involve people’s minds, creativity and emotions. I called it Ingagement with an “I” because it gets people Involved, Invested and Inspired.
Start to listen for what other people are saying that is right, not for what is wrong. In this way, you will discover nuggets of wisdom that you can then focus on, ask about, and develop.
Explosive Trend: Trend: Autonomous Self-Driving Vehicles Will Become Much More Prevalent by Evan Hackel Today’s post introduces a series of predictions about explosive trends that I believe will soon transform your company and your way of working. I invite you to … Read More
I’m an executive who was born before 1980. Are you too? If so, I believe we have something in common: We worry about supervising millennial workers Some managers in our age cohort are even scared to work with millennials. But … Read More
“Why don’t employees do what we tell them to do?” is a question we hear a lot in business. It implies that employees are intentionally misbehaving, frustrating company leaders, and ignoring instructions. It also implies that they think they have … Read More
Have you ever said to yourself, “I am just too busy to keep an eye on every new development and trend in my industry.” In my opinion, it is dangerous to think that way. Because while you are, there are … Read More
Do you sometimes feel that most of your job is telling people what they cannot do, what they cannot have . . . and even worse, what you cannot do for them? If that is the case, I would like … Read More