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Managing difficult stakeholders at work

Dodany: 20 lutego 2024

In this episode, Rachel Cooke compares traffic jams to workplace issues, working through four key areas: unrealistic expectations, unclear directives, lack of stakeholder involvement, and ambiguous...

Will it make the boat go faster?

Dodany: 13 lutego 2024

As so many of us are chasing speed, efficiency and a bit of lightness at work, asking the important question, “Will it make the boat go faster?” can be an excellent solution.Have a question for...

How to go from Great Gloom to Glow Up

Dodany: 6 lutego 2024

We’ve finally moved beyond the Great Resignation and Reconsideration, but we’re now stuck in the Great Gloom. We’re languishing, feeling low and disconnected. Here are some strategies to overcome...

How to be Invaluable at work with Lauren McGoodwin

Dodany: 30 stycznia 2024

An interview with Lauren McGoodwin, founder of Career Contessa, who makes the case for why invaluable beats indispensable…and shares some actions we can take to achieve this status.Modern Mentor is...

How to Implement that Leadership Development

Dodany: 23 stycznia 2024

Leadership Development not working? Well…maybe it’s time to take a fresh approach to taking action. Learn 5 strategies for bringing your leadership learning to life.Modern Mentor is hosted by...

Solving workplace conflict

Dodany: 16 stycznia 2024

In every workplace in every industry, there is a natural tension that occurs between teams. But rather than continuing to simmer and stew, it’s time to solve the tension once and for all.Modern...

6 Ways to Make the Most of your In-Office Days

Dodany: 9 stycznia 2024

In a hybrid world of work we need to be thoughtful about how we spend our time in an office. No one wants to commute just to sit in a bunch of Zoom meetings all day. Here are some ways to make the...

Resolution-Free Ways to Kick Off an Amazing Year

Dodany: 2 stycznia 2024

Rather than setting (and not keeping – as the stats tell us) another New Years Resolution, let’s talk about how to create a plan that’s meaningful, compelling, and totally sustainable to move you...

How to Focus When the World Feels on Fire

Dodany: 26 grudnia 2023

With scary headlines hitting us from all directions, it can be really challenging to stay focused on and productive at work. But there are strategies we can use in these moments to help us stay on...

Build your year-end highlight reel

Dodany: 19 grudnia 2023

Spending a few minutes at year-end curating a highlight reel of our own personal celebrations is an excellent way to boost our self-esteem, our personal brands, and our appeal as job candidates....

Design Your Own Employee Experience for 2024

Dodany: 12 grudnia 2023

Our Employee Experience - our ability to Deliver, Develop, Connect, and Thrive - has a huge influence on how we engage with our work. If you’re feeling frustrated by how your company is managing...

Peer Learning and Development – Your Rocket Fuel for 2024

Dodany: 5 grudnia 2023

We focus so much on learning from external experts and those senior to us – but there is so much untapped wisdom and insight hiding right in our peer networks. Here are some strategies you can use...

Why Meetings Are Still Awful and How to Fix Them

Dodany: 28 listopada 2023

In this episode of Modern Mentor, Rachel Cooke tackles the eternal woe of unproductive meetings and offers a refreshing take on reclaiming your time. Tune in for a dose of practical tips to make...

How to Communicate in a Hybrid World: Interview with Laura Fravel

Dodany: 21 listopada 2023

Communication expert Laura Fravel joins Modern Mentor for a conversation on how to do it well in a hybrid world.Modern Mentor is hosted by Rachel Cooke. A transcript is available at Simplecast.Have...

How to juggle when I have no choice

Dodany: 14 listopada 2023

Are you spinning all the plates and have too many things going at once? You may wish you weren't, but if juggling truly is your only option, let’s talk about ways you might navigate that in a way...

How to navigate a season of layoffs

Dodany: 7 listopada 2023

There’s so much uncertainty in the market these days. But whether the prospect of a layoff threatens you with a bruised ego, true financial insecurity, or anything in between, there are some...

Communicate to activate your team

Dodany: 31 października 2023

Communication is one of the most critical leadership skills in the modern workplace. But its job is to do so much more than just transmit information. Leaders who communicate with an intent to...

Your team needs a year-end review

Dodany: 24 października 2023

Teams today are running at a million miles an hour just to keep the train on the tracks. So as we approach year-end, let’s talk about why – and how – to run a team performance review. To determine...

How to Prioritize Using ICE

Dodany: 17 października 2023

When we’re swimming in great ideas—too many priorities and possibilities—we need a way to effectively prioritize. The ICE framework is a simple way to assess an idea’s impact, confidence, and...

Move Fast and Fix Things with Frances Frei

Dodany: 10 października 2023

In this conversation with Frances Frei, Professor of Technology and Operations Management at Harvard Business School, we ideas leaders can use to move fast, build trust, and accelerate excellence...