Considerations for Effective Team Meetings

Considerations for Effective Team Meetings

Meetings are an essential part of doing business. Yet, with so many types of meetings — whether it’s an onboarding meeting, a brainstorming session, or a status update — figuring out which are actually productive and which aren’t can be challenging. Keep in mind the...
Building Great Remote and Hybrid Teams

Building Great Remote and Hybrid Teams

It can be difficult to build great teams when all, or some, of your members work remotely. Whether it is an artifact of pandemic-related restrictions or the ways things have always been, there is no doubt that such an arrangement adds levels of nuance and challenge to...
Addressing Conflict in Teams

Addressing Conflict in Teams

Recently we were working with a corporate client based in Alberta who had a high degree of conflict that had built over time among the c-suite. These folks had a high performing team and a very successful business. Conflict derailed this, and the individuals tried to...

Controlling Attention – A Key to Success

In his amazing book Thinking Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman goes into great detail about the importance of deliberate effort to engage the brain in complex, deliberative, logical reasoning. Knowing the difference between system 1 and system 2 thinking, and how to...