Tag: Career Center

Five Steps That Challenge Your Impressions For Better Decision Making

Originally published by Shelley Row, P.E., CSP on 6 January Hard-to-work-with, passive-aggressive, disagreeable, arrogant, unresponsive, unmotivated, angry. Know anyone like that? Rational, levelheaded, thoughtful, curious, respectful, friendly, easy-to-get-along-with, agreeable. You probably know people like this, […]

Know the Person Who Gets Things Done in the Office

Originally published by Shelley Row, P.E., CSP on 26 November We’re learning about the ten skills that technical professionals need when they become a manager. Today let’s discuss the importance of getting to know that special […]

Big Decisions, Are you Considering a Broad Range of Information Sources?

When you need to gather information for a big decision, who do you go to? Learn about the four types of people you should consult with to make a well-informed decision in the latest blog from Shelley Row.

Look Up! The Leaves Are Changing!

Originally published by Orange Leaf Consulting on November 20, 2019 Sometimes I’m asked about the origin of our company name, Orange Leaf Consulting. Well, there’s a definite thought behind it, and no, it doesn’t have […]

Dealing with the Unpleasant and Unexpected

Life and work are full of surprises, and not all are pleasant. Linda Swindling discusses why it’s important to ask questions and tips on how to take control in critical situations on this week’s blog.

Look Up and Out to See the External Factors Influencing Your Organization

Are you paying attention to the factors that may influence your organization now and into the future? Read Shelley Row’s tips to discover the influences outside of your organization that can shift its direction and how you can stay on top of them.

Know the Six Influencers Who Impact Your Effectiveness

Understanding and building relationships with the influencers surrounding your organization can go a long way. Discover the six types of influencers and ways to cultivate rich relationships in the latest post by Shelley Row.

Don’t Forget the Phone

Discuss the reasons behind why telephone communication is lacking in today’s world and ways to adjust with Dr. Cindy McGovern.

Know Your Staff! Four Briefing Styles That Give You Clues to Their Superpower

Knowing your staff’s briefing style tells you as much about them as it does about the way they manage projects. Practice a simple test to figure out your staff’s preferred workstyle with Shelley Row, PE, CSP.

Beating the Coulda-Shoulda-Woulda Blues

When you get so caught up in your battle plan that you tune out your target’s thoughts, needs and feedback, your chances of veering off-course grow exponentially. Read how to beat the coulda-shoulda-woulda blues with Dr. Cindy McGovern.