The Importance of Mindfulness in Leadership

The Importance of Mindfulness in Leadership

Mindfulness. Emotional Intelligence.  Being positive. These are terms that describe leaders who are conscious of their inner workings and how their behavior affects the workplace. These are leaders who take self-reflective steps to become more effective. Two important...
TIGERS Success Series 2013 Employee Engagement Blog Recap

TIGERS Success Series 2013 Employee Engagement Blog Recap

Here is the 3rd part of a 5 part series recapping the blogs and articles posted in 2013. The Employee Engagement blog recap is loaded with great information on both employee engagement and disengagement in the workplace.  But just what is employee engagement? By most...
Encourage Risk-Taking to Bolster Team Building Success

Encourage Risk-Taking to Bolster Team Building Success

Risk is defined as a ‘situation involving exposure to danger or failure.’  So when you mention the word, risk, several emotions come to mind such as: Fear Failure Stress Anxiety But without the element of risk, there would be no new discoveries, innovation, or...
Genuineness in the Workplace – How Essential is it to Team Work?

Genuineness in the Workplace – How Essential is it to Team Work?

Imagine for a moment two different workplace scenarios: Scenario A: Your boss or team leader sits down at your desk and starts a conversation. They ask how your day is going, what projects you are working on, or if you need additional resources to perform tasks at...