Be better than Selina Meyer when writing your performance reviews (well… and generally)
Creativity is all the rage in the business world right now, and for good reason — the ability to imagine new ways of doing things (especially with technology) can be a powerfully disruptive tool.
Feedback is challenging - this is not a revelation to most of you. Research has shown that people avoid providing feedback like it is the plague. For those on the receiving end, the desire to get feedback is clear but once we get it, the ensuing internal debate on the "worthiness" of the feedback begins to rage.
Moving your career forward takes support. If you are of a certain age, you may be wondering why I am writing to you about Steve Martin and John Candy. As much as I love a classic 80's movie, this is not where I am going with the reference. The topic of mentorship is a popular one. There is enough data and research that shows the positive impact mentorship can have on a career trajectory to sink a...