How to deal with a meeting that’s going nowhere We all have good and bad memories of the meetings we’ve attended. However, it’s often the bad memories that come to mind and give us anxiety whenever we get another notification for yet another meeting. For example, it’s more likely that we remember the meeting
Overcoming internal communication breakdown In today’s fast-paced work environment, it’s becoming more and more evident that many companies suffer from a serious internal communication breakdown between their departments. A recent survey on employee well-being revealed that over 40% of employees in medium to large-sized organizations feel that there is a chronic communication problem in
An easy alternative to the growing trend of silent meetings Here’s the scenario: You’re in a room filled with a diverse group of your colleagues. Different opinions are being thrown about. The loudest voices dominate the conversation. A hint of aggression creeps in and eventually explodes between two hot-heads at the foot of the table.
How to Motivate and Supercharge your team Has your team been behaving a little more like the zombies from the popular television show, The Walking Dead, and a little less like the bouncy bunch they usually are? Have they lost the lively sparkle in their eyes, or have things become a little monotonous lately? It
15 famous quotes (with images) on internal team feedback We didn't write the book on teamwork, collaboration or internal team feedback. Leaders in business, sports, science and government have been studying how small groups of individuals contribute to greater goals for centuries, so sometimes it's worth piggybacking on their collective observations to inspire how
Product Innovation feedback with Eli Scott, McKesson Health IT By BigTeam In this Installment of BigTeam’s Feedback from Professionals blog series, we chat with Eli Scott, Director of Product Innovation at McKesson Health IT. According to their website, McKesson is the oldest and largest healthcare company in the United States, serving more than 50% of U.S.
5 ways to deal with negative internal feedback Written by: Matthew Love If you’ve ever had the opportunity to be part of a project or to develop and build on an idea from scratch, chances are you’ve received negative internal feedback along the way. In fact, if you haven’t received negative feedback—you’re doing something wrong.
Rethinking Meetings Imagine you just got a work email notifying you of a mandatory meeting later today. How do you feel? Focus not on what goes through your mind but what you feel in your gut. Is it pleasant and generally positive? Or is it distressing? Unsettling? Even irritating? If you’ve spent any amount of
Your Guide to Agile Feedback By Mathew Love Over the past few years, the term “agile” has become a buzzword in the mold of “disruption” or “scaling”. Even if you aren’t professionally tied to the tech space, you’ve probably heard it used recently. So, what does agile mean in relation to business today? “Agile methodology”