When Doing Many Things Results in Nothing Done

Publilius Syrus, a philosopher in the Roman times, pithily stated: “To do two things at once, is to do neither.” In today’s fast-paced and digital-centric world, we’re often put in the position to deliver multiple things at once. I know I am guilty of this – what’s the harm in responding to emails during a […]

Starting on the Right Foot – Why Onboarding a New Employee Properly is so Important

Did you know that only 12% of employees strongly agree their organization does a great job of onboarding new employees? (Gallup 2017) How much time and effort did you spend on your last new hire? Did you just wing it, or did you take some time to create an onboarding plan and process? Employee onboarding is the first […]

Adjusting To A New Time Zone – How To Fight Jetlag

For the better part of the latter half of 2019 and the start of 2020, I’ve been doing a lot of traveling for work and a personal trip to India. A mix of long-haul flights, both quick and long in duration, I was concerned about experiencing jet lag while having to facilitate full-day meetings. Jetlag […]

Take Control of your Schedule – Don’t Let Your Work Overwork You

Does this sound familiar? You get into work early with the intention to start to fire off some emails before heading into your first meeting. You grab a coffee and before you start, your colleague comes over to talk to you about their weekend, and then your assistant walks in to have you approve some […]