“You’re dead to me!”

“You’re dead to me!”

How dare they! You took a chance on them, you nurtured them, taught them everything you know, and THIS is how they repay you? By saying “so long” and heading off to work for someone else? It’s an outrage. The look in your eyes as they pack up their desk says one...
The key business lesson I learned as an 8-year-old

The key business lesson I learned as an 8-year-old

Forget the clichéd lemonade stand — my 8-year-old self wanted to stand out from the entrepreneurial crowd. For me and my good friend Julie, sandwiches were going to be the key to our fortune! Clearly the future founder of Subway had no cause for concern, J&L...
The communication equation for extroverts

The communication equation for extroverts

You’ve done it again! You desperately clamp your hand over your mouth, wishing you could scoop the words back in as if you’d never uttered them in the first place. It’s not that you’ve said something offensive. You haven’t insulted your entire team. It’s just that...