Joelle is a columnist for Inc. magazine. Her articles appear regularly in her column, “Behind the Desk.”
Women are affected by bias at every level of an organization. They may not always recognize it, address it or respond to it appropriately, and but they can be stopped by it and feel powerless to change it.
It’s … Read MoreRead More
Women leaders: There is much you can do to empower yourself to achieve in your career and take leadership in your own life.
We can’t always change others’ ways of thinking, but we can play a part in inspiring … Read MoreRead More
Every leader wants a high-functioning team. On a high-functioning team, the members are highly engaged. They distribute tasks to build on each other’s strengths, generate ideas and find creative solutions in a spirit of collaboration, synergy, and a conviction that … Read MoreRead More
A focus on weakness is ingrained in our culture, and, during these changing times in leadership, it’s time for a paradigm shift in that thinking. A new movement in the business world could fundamentally change the way we think about … Read MoreRead More
If company leaders hope to keep top talent, they are going to have to preserve their most talented employees.
If talented employees hope to fulfill their potential, they are going to have to learn to think differently.
For both company … Read MoreRead More
Do you feel overlooked? Unappreciated? Undervalued?
Even the most promising leaders may not get the recognition they’re hoping for. One 2006 Gallup study revealed that 61% of employees feel unappreciated at work. That can be demotivating and affect your … Read MoreRead More
Have you ever felt that no matter how well you do at work, you never seem to get the rewards?
It’s a frustrating experience, and perhaps even more so for women than for men. (Research shows that whereas men only … Read MoreRead More
Have you ever been blindsided by feedback, or thrown off course because no one gave you feedback you needed?
Feedback is the ongoing formal and informal input you get from the sources all around you. It includes the explicit messages … Read MoreRead More