In an era of Casual Fridays and work-from-home colleagues, how can you maintain effective office communication in a changing business climate?
We’ll steer you through changes in business etiquette, and help you successfully navigate through the new realities of workplace conflict and office politics.
Gather a group of smart people in a room and they can still miss important aspects of an idea, its flaws or benefits. Overcome those blind spots with these practices:
Some simple tips will make you a better networker:
There’s one sure way to lose an audience during your introduction: Talk about yourself. Just because the audience is there to hear you speak doesn’t mean they care about you.
Empower employees closer to the action to handle lower-level questions, problems and decisions. Doing so will offer you more time for long-term projects and upper-level decisions that truly warrant your involvement.
Share your blogs, podcasts, videos, webinars, white papers and other content with a wider audience. Gain attention through LinkedIn with these actions:
Issue a reprimand as soon as possible after you learn that an employee has committed a serious on-the-job transgression. Here’s why: The longer you wait to offer negative feedback, the more emotional you will become.
Why can’t your employees just grow up and get along? This training tool gives you everything you need to build respect, empathy and compassion and turn your workplace into a low-drama culture.
Are you getting the ROI on the time and effort you put into your social media efforts? Experts suggest that timing plays a big role in how successful your social media campaigns will be.
As you plan to clean, purge and ready your office and computer for maximum productivity in 2015, don’t forget to clean up your social media profiles.
We believe that succinct and clear language is the way to go. Still, every now and again, you want to spice things up a bit. Replace the often overused “different” with these eight words: