Leading with Empathy (INFOGRAPHIC)

Empathy is key to successfully leading individuals, teams, and whole organizations. Showing up with empathy is invaluable in good times and essential in challenging times. Having a pulse on your team, as you lead them through uncertainty, is the best way (and maybe the only way) to meet the needs of people — so they…

Running a Successful Virtual Training Session

Virtual training has a multitude of benefits — companies can save travel costs, learners can benefit from more dispersed and frequent micro-sessions, and L&OD experts can reach a wider, more diverse audience. When executed well, virtual training can be just as meaningful as in-person training. Here are some best practices to help you and your…

re-imagining the 1:1 meeting during times of change

Reimagining the 1-on-1 Meeting During Times of Change

During times of change and transition, maintaining consistent communication with your team is essential. Hopefully, you already have a comfortable rhythm for virtual team meetings and regular check-ins. When communicating with employees during times of global uncertainty, what you may not have considered is the need to adjust the tone, frequency, and even duration of…

Small Habits and Daily Rituals for Work-From-Home Success

There’s a popular neuroscience adage: “Neurons that fire together wire together.” That means the more you run a neural circuit in your brain, the stronger that circuit becomes. Applied practically, it’s why small habits practiced on a daily basis become “wired” into your brain and have the power to support behavior change and goal achievement. …