Emotional Intelligence, a Must Have Skill for the Global Workplace

I came across the article linked below, and just had to share. Emotional intelligence is definitely a must-have skill to succeed in business today. Leaders must possess high emotional intelligence (EI) in order to handle the stress and complex situations and challenges in today’s businesses. Unfortunately, EI is not a …

Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works

One of the books on my recommended reading list is “Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works” by Roger Martin and A.G. Lafley. It’s a very interesting read and I highly recommend it. Roger Martin and A.G. Lafley talk through their experiences at P&G and explain what strategy is for (winning) and what’s it’s about …

How to Create an Emotional Connection With Remote Employees

Over the years, working in management roles in global companies, I’ve come to learn a few things about managing remote employees. Specifically, how to best motivate remote employees and how to keep them engaged and part of the global organization. Managers at global headquarters are often thrown into a role …