Category Archives: Leadership

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Water Under the Bridge: How to Get Over Toxic Relations at Work

One of the most efficient ways to fix any problem you have with your colleagues is doing it head-on. If you have an issue – talk it out.

Best case scenario – you are going to come to an understanding, and things will improve. Worst case – you move to other options now knowing that the person can’t be reasoned with.

Yet, before going off yelling at someone, make sure you follow some basic rules.

Does Employee Monitoring Affect Your Leadership?

Filed under Leadership | Posted by PMStudent

Employee monitoring software, especially the ones with time tracking functionalities, gives you plenty of data and insights into who does what, how long each project takes to be completed, which tools are used, and much more. This will make it easier to assign tasks, organize projects, set realistic deadlines, etc. But you must proceed with caution, you do not want to antagonize your team members.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Working Remotely

Welcome to the remote workforce. This is truly the new way to work with over 50% of the workforce expected to work remotely in the near future. Whether you’re a solo freelancer, a member of a corporate remote team, or a manager who wants their telecommuting employees to achieve their full potential, here are the crucial do’s and don’ts of the modern remote work or telecommuting landscape.

Do YOU Recognize YOUR Team?

Filed under Communication, Leadership | Posted by PMStudent

Mary Carol had not only missed an opportunity to strengthen a bond with a team member, she had weakened that bond. She could tell that Sal was disappointed. After all, he had taken the time to know who she was. Did she think that because she was the boss, she did not have to know her team? Did she think that because they worked across the globe that she did not have to get to know them?