Another Platform: Thriving

So here it is, I am going way out on a limb: I am of the platform that has to do with Thriving. Give me a man or woman, regardless of their age, religion, gender preference, disability (and any of the other classifications), who desires the chance to pursue meaningful work, be productive, be a […]

The Best Career Advice

The BEST career advice I have ever received was gifted to me 20 years ago.  At that time, I reported to a Divisional President, who said to me “To be successful, you need to be the expert in what you do.  You need to be the one that everyone thinks of, that everyone calls, when […]

Dreading the Termination of an Employee?

Five Ways to Ensure Employees are Laid Off in the Most Humane and Respectable Way! Laying people off is uncomfortable and emotionally draining. After all, you’re human! Goodness knows you wouldn’t want to be them, going home to face their families. You worry that they’re going to have one heck of a time finding another […]

Visible Listening Will Drive Your Team’s Greatness

This post was written by Richard Bourgault – Power Connections Alumnus It has been my experience that the opportunity to be heard among your team members is a powerfully motivating force, and your ability and willingness to listen to them empowers them to contribute to the goals that are set for them. Being “visible” and […]