Recording proper minutes is essential in the executive meeting or board meeting. Know how to listen, what's important, what to write, and what not to write during fast-paced executive-level discussions.
No matter what business you are in, a dashboard is a critical tool in your communication armory and as with any communication tool, presentation is everything. Although there are many tools that can be used to create a dashboard, Excel is commonly used due to its power, flexibility and the fact that most people have it installed on their computer.
In today's world threats are both physical and digital. Understanding the fundamental nature of these threats and educating your employees about them is the first step to reduce your company's risk profile.
Telecommuting is a popular way to provide flexibility and convenience in the workplace. Workers love it. They can save drive time, reduce commuting expense and better manage life responsibilities including child care, elder care or disabilities.
When you move from being a staff member to overseeing the work of others, you’ll face a whole set of new challenges. The skills that made you a great team player won’t necessarily make you a great manager.
Conflict at work is inevitable. How you handle it makes the difference between success and failure. Do you confront or avoid conflict? How do you provide and receive criticism? How do you hold a difficult conversation?
Complaints of harassment and discrimination must be taken seriously, whether they lead to the loading dock or the CEO suite. High-profile cases involving politicians and media celebrities are a reminder that bad behavior can happen anywhere at anytime -- and that the truth is rarely clear.