Is there Sunshine in Your Organization?

By sharing your appreciation or gratitude for their skills, efforts and outcomes, you can shift your culture to one of positivity and growth.

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The Art of Giving Feedback

  Do you cringe at the idea of having to give someone feedback? Do you think of it as “negative”? It is helpful to ask yourself, what the purpose of giving the feedback is. Are you helping someone by giving them information that they may not be aware of to assist them to grow? Or are you simply trying to criticize them? As a supervisor or manager, I’m hoping it’s the former – that you are simply assisting the other individual by offering information that can assist them to make a choice about their behaviour. Keep in mind,...

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What Makes a Great Team Member

Being a great team member will impact your workplace – in a positive way. Here are 5 top things great team members do: 1.)  Set a positive tone in the workplace – whether through appropriate use of humour or simply focusing on the positive. This will assist you to have a positive attitude – and it might just go viral. 2.)  Invite others to take a break with you – and be inclusive. Ensuring that everyone on the team feels included goes great lengths to establishing trust and espirit de corps. 3.)  When you recognize that a fellow...

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