Build Your Community

illustrates community

I find that people are using the word community more often and I hear it in multiple contexts: business, neighborhoods, sports, and government among others. People usually use the word to describe the act of bringing people together.¬†Businesses and organizations often talk about building or establishing community with the intent to make stakeholders, employees, or even customers feel that they … Read More

9 Practical Steps to Build Your Organization

Open door policy

When faced with rapidly changing conditions in the workplace, it’s easy to forget the simple things that can be done to build your team. And it starts when they walk in the door for the first time. What is the most important thing a leader can do for a new hire? Transfer the DNA of the company to the new … Read More

What Problem Will it Solve?

the right problem

People can be attracted to what’s shiny and new. Perhaps it’s just human nature that people like to have the latest new tool, resource, or staff. It can be invigorating to have what no else has. I find it difficult to keep up with what I should be using next and tend to stick with what works. Sometimes this means … Read More