4 Excuses Not to Delegate: Are You Using One?

4 Excuses Not to Delegate: Are You Using One?

There’s so much pressure to perform these days that it’s tempting to keep control over projects and minimize room for failure.  Why do managers resist delegating? “They’re not ready.” This is a typical reason leaders give to keep doing the work themselves instead...

New Year’s Resolution: Don’t Worry, Just Do It

By Joanie Connell. My husband said to me one day, “Do you know what I love about you?” My heart beat a little faster as I fluffed my hair and stood up a little straighter. “You get things done.” He finished. I tried not to let my disappointment show. “I get things...

Stop and Think

by Joanie Connell The downside of operating at lightning speed is that we don’t have time to reflect on what we’re doing. We respond to challenges with knee-jerk reactions and leap onto the bandwagon without ever stopping to question whether this is the right way to...