Political Issues At Work

Political Issues At Work

The discovery that Emotional Intelligence is real and can be learned has produced political issues. At first, there was Social Intelligence, and then, Cultural Intelligence. Now, there is also Political Intelligence (PI). What is it and how does it work? Political...
Power to the People

Power to the People

As a trainer and consultant, I’ve come across many different models for giving power to the people in a workplace. Some paint a big picture of power throughout society or over time. They are relevant because businesses and organisations are part of society and...
18 Ways of Motivating and Managing Remote Teams

18 Ways of Motivating and Managing Remote Teams

Why bother managing remote teams at all? Remote teamwork brings its own motivation. Performing your tasks from your home, a café or the beach – what’s not to like? Any supervisory role isn’t so much to give motivation as to ensure that it isn’t removed! But remote...
The Business Case for Remote Teams

The Business Case for Remote Teams

The business case for remote working is often made in terms of benefits to workers. But what about benefits for the employers, companies and organisations that use remote teams? What’s in it for them, in basic, bottom-line, profit-and loss terms? Saving Money...