Connecting and Caregiving

Cultural Diversity at Work

Our world as we know it now is the product of immense transformations and progressions of communication thanks to our nonstop technological advancements.

By |2019-05-13T11:53:38+00:00May 15th, 2019|Collaboration, Communication, Connecting and Caregiving, Diversity and Inclusion, Enriching Corporate Culture|Comments Off on Cultural Diversity at Work

Self Check-Up: How Emotionally Intelligent Am I?

Measuring our EQ levels, or emotional intelligence, isn’t something we regularly do, or perhaps have ever done.

By |2019-05-04T14:48:34+00:00May 8th, 2019|Collaboration, Communication, Conflict Management, Connecting and Caregiving, Intentional Decision-Making, Managing Creatively, QI Skills|Comments Off on Self Check-Up: How Emotionally Intelligent Am I?

Business Is Not All Business: Emotional Intelligence Belongs in the Workplace

Business is business - cut and dry, black and white, serious, productive, professional, and of course - stripped of any emotion.

By |2019-04-09T19:39:58+00:00April 17th, 2019|Collaboration, Communication, Conflict Management, Connecting and Caregiving, Enriching Corporate Culture, Intentional Decision-Making, QI Skills|Comments Off on Business Is Not All Business: Emotional Intelligence Belongs in the Workplace

Bosses: Are You Too Nice?

Over the last couple of decades, there has been a huge wave in professional spaces to make the atmosphere and relationships a lot more “human.” It’s not frowned upon to make personal friends with your colleagues, dress codes have become more lax, and rituals such as fixed hours or annual reviews seem to be less and less common.

By |2019-04-04T16:06:17+00:00April 10th, 2019|Communication, Connecting and Caregiving, QI Skills|Comments Off on Bosses: Are You Too Nice?

Boredom in the Workplace Part 2: Liberation

As an employee or as a boss, boredom in the workplace can be damaging to all. Bosses certainly don’t want bored employees, as this leads to unfavorable outcomes such as sloppy work and unmotivated spirits.

By |2019-02-15T18:23:37+00:00February 20th, 2019|Collaboration, Communication, Connecting and Caregiving, Critical Thinking, Curiosity and Creativity, Enriching Corporate Culture, Managing Creatively|Comments Off on Boredom in the Workplace Part 2: Liberation

Boredom in the Workplace Part 1: Causes and Effects

We all lead hectic lives and look forward to quiet moments and down time, right? We lust for the end of the workday when we can mindlessly sit on the couch, or for the coming weekend when we can relax, or our next vacation when we take a mental break.

By |2019-02-11T15:43:48+00:00February 13th, 2019|Connecting and Caregiving, Enriching Corporate Culture|Comments Off on Boredom in the Workplace Part 1: Causes and Effects