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Not making friends or influencing people

This week has been a hard week. I feel between a rock and a hard place. I guess my role in social work is almost middle management. 302 more words

Why middle managers own the responsibility to accelerate digital transformation

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Senior executives need strong support from middle managers to speed up digital transformation agendas. First, many executives are digital immigrants. 617 more words

Digital Mentor

The Memo - By Jack Yoest (A Must Read)

The Memo – By Jack Yoest

Over the last 30 plus years of my business career I have read hundreds of books on leadership, management, organization, sales and more. 203 more words

Culture Building

Transformation: No, you do not have an execution problem

It is a story repeated many times: “Our transformation strategy is perfectly clear. But we have a big execution problem” as the member of the executive committee of a large multinational was telling me a few weeks ago. 1,461 more words


New to Managing?

Congratulations! You’ve got your first job managing others!

You will probably enjoy it, and be very good at it. But I have to tell you, there are some things you might not have thought of. 21 more words


“Getting Our Happy Back” - Motivating the Team

“Getting Our Happy Back” – Motivating the Team

Team motivation! An engaged team will significantly improve any company’s bottom line. The primary responsibility of executive management is to engage the team in the business of growth and profit. 1,103 more words

Culture Building

The Path to Success: Communicating the Culture

The Path to Success: Communicating the Culture

Effective communication is the lynch pin to building a strong culture based on trust. A 2013 survey conducted by the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development concluded that less than 29% of workers have a high level of trust in their company’s leadership. 541 more words

Culture Building