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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Giving Thanks

We are coming up to the Thanksgiving Holiday in Canada and for me it’s a time of reflection and gratitude. A time to think about what is going well in my life and using the positive feelings to create even better results for the remainder of the calendar year. Does your workplace culture have gratitude? Do team members take the time to appreciate one another? Do you as a manager or executive share how grateful you are for the efforts that people put forward in their work? The practice of gratitude is powerful in motivating ourselves and...

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Gratitude and Team Dynamics

  In my experience gratitude is an incredible tool to assist people in creating a positive environment – whether in their heads or in their team. Gratitude means that you take time to reflect on what you really appreciate – from small incidental things to the more amazing things that have happened. When we take the time to feel and express gratitude for what is going well, it creates enthusiasm. Alternatively, when we focus on what is not working effectively, we can become bogged down in the mire of frustration. How does your team...

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