Inspiring Management Tips

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Let’s Put Away the Judgment and Lead by Example

Helping others feels good. Not only does it benefit the community, but it also offers a sense of personal satisfaction. Volunteer work gives us the opportunity to lead by example and surprisingly learn a lot about ourselves in the process. For many years, my dog Grace and I have banded together to tackle the myriad…

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Employee Motivation is Key: Here’s how to make it happen

Managers must learn to work differently with each individual in order to maximize employee motivation.

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Give Change a Chance

Even people you know well, people you may have worked with for years, can throw you a curveball. Maybe you’re both faced with an unfamiliar situation or the general circumstances change. You might be surprised by how the other person reacts (and by your own response). This happened recently with my dog, Grace, and it…

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The Power of Job Fit

Recently, my husband and I decided that the windows in our home really needed a washing. We have done it before, but neither of us particularly enjoyed it, nor did we do a very good job. In the past, we researched the best methods (including homemade formulas, newspapers, and lint free cloths) and spent a…

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Even strong teams are impacted when new players are introduced

When a strong team has a change in players, it is tempting to underestimate the impact of that transition. With a solid foundation in place, things could only improve. Right? But it doesn’t work that way. When even just one new person joins a team, dynamics change. Roles may shift, decision-processes may morph, and alliances…

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Graceful Giving — and Receiving

Conflict brings to mind so many emotions, most of them negative. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Changing the way you look at conflict will change the outcome, which was a point captured by an astute group I recently had the pleasure of working with.  In a workshop this past weekend with The…

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You will find the real gifts of the season here!

Happy Holidays! ‘Tis the season to be jolly and thankful for all we have. That includes our homes, our health, our family and friends. During this holiday season, there is something else very important to recognize and appreciate, something that we sometimes forget or don’t acknowledge. Grace helps me remember and I hope hearing her…

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Graceful Giving winners announced for 2018

I’m so pleased to announce the winners of my annual Graceful Giving celebration! And not just one winner – but TWO special New Hampshire non-profit organizations who have earned the opportunity to participate in a day-long team building program called “Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team.” There were numerous applicants from impressive non-profits and I…

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FREE Webinar: Find Your Authentic Career in 2019

Are you doing the work you love? We hope you are. But if you’re not, why not take the next step to discover how you can make important changes in your professional direction in 2019? Start the new year by creating a career path plan. Join Nancy Bishop and Robin Eichert for a short, but…

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PeopleSense is a Sustainability Slam Finalist!

I am delighted to announce that PeopleSense Consulting has been named a finalist at the New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility Sustainability Slam, being held on November 1! I’m in great company with the many other inspirational companies in New Hampshire selected. The Slam recognizes the sometimes unnoticed, but significant efforts of local companies and nonprofits to…

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