Speaking ‘Up’ – Tips for Giving Feedback to Superiors

Last week we shared 5 videos, one each day, with tips on how to give feedback to your superiors. We got messages from people who found them useful and have been fearful of speaking up in the past. Here’s a review of the key points we shared!   Tip One – Ask How...

Bouncing Back with a High Performing Team

Many business leaders still champion the idea that an employee who won’t stay late to get the job done isn’t a team player.  The person who gets up from their desk first at the end of a shift is seen as the one least committed to the job.  We value time served over...

Soul Searching

Recently I was invited to an online business group and as I went to introduce myself and what I do I began to reflect, for the first time in a while, on where I’m at and how I got here. So my introduction ultimately led to this blog. I’m Craig Thompson, founder...

The Road Back from Lockdown

2020, wow, what a year. I feel like this is one we’ll look back on for a long time. But not just in the obvious regretful or remorseful capacity. I feel like 2020 will have taught us a lot of lessons and we’ll study this period, what’s happened and hopefully be...

Managing Remotely During COVID-19

Reading time: 8 Minutes Recently I attended Legal Island’s webinar Managing & Motivating Homeworkers in the New World of Work in which Louise Smyth, Emer Hinphey & Barry Phillips shared their advice on how to ensure we’re balancing business needs with the...