Archive for January, 2016

6 Things Great Leaders Do In A One-On-One

January 28th, 2016 - Comments Off on 6 Things Great Leaders Do In A One-On-One

We all know that having 1:1s with our direct reports is one of the most indispensable tools available. It enables us to check in on progress against set goals, provide inspiration and guidance, and gain insight on what’s really happening …

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Going Global? Here’s What You Need To Know

January 21st, 2016 - Comments Off on Going Global? Here’s What You Need To Know

The companies in our portfolio are always looking for advice and insight from someone who has experienced what they’re going through. Instead of just sharing my thoughts, my team and I go to my Affiliates—the 80 people who make up the …

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Achieving Work-Life Balance Is Still a Work in Progress

January 13th, 2016 - Comments Off on Achieving Work-Life Balance Is Still a Work in Progress

For a long time — much longer than I’d like to admit — I didn’t realize you could work hard and have a life. I heard others talk about work-life balance, but I wasn’t very good at it.         …

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