Tag: supervision

  • How To Be a Good Bad Guy

    There’s no doubt about it…being a supervisor can really stink. Sure, it has its moments of grandeur and power. But if you do it right… …if you hold staff accountable …if you have difficult, awkward conversations …if you play the role of boss before you play the role of friend It can stink. When I…

  • The Thing That Makes Us Squirm – And What To Do About It

    I warn you now.  You will not want to finish reading this blog. It will make you uncomfortable. It will make you face something you have been avoiding for a long time, perhaps your whole life up to now. Many, many of us do. If you find yourself fighting this blog, I challenge you to…

  • The Terrible Word We Say Everyday

    Good leaders understand that communication is critical, and that word choice is key…key to every discussion, every email, every connection we make. Throughout the years certain words have risen to the top for me…words I love, that both stand for something positive and roll off the tongue. Words like magnanimous and beneficence. And then there…