Author Archive | Karin Hurt

Who’s Really Writing Your Performance Appraisal

The best leaders I know have one song stuck in their head as they enter performance appraisal season. “I can’t get no satisfaction?  Nope “You can’t always get what you want?”  I sure hope not. I see them humming, that old Christmas classic,  “Do you Hear What I Hear?” Where The Input Begins Great performance […]

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Making the Invisible, Visible For Our Children

How do we make the invisible, visible for our children?  The next in our Saturday Series in developing leadership in kids.  On Monday we return to our regular leadership fare. A Guest Post from Sonia Di Maulo, Canada Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. ― Jonathan Swift  Samuel picks up […]

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In Search of Joy: A Saturday Salutation

“To get the full value of joy, you must have someone to divide it with.” ― Mark Twain Most people have big and small joys in their life. Many are busting to share them. Could you find more ways to draw out the joy on your team? What would be the side effects of more joy […]

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5 Ways Leaders Bust Confidence

Leaders work hard to build confidence in their teams.They know that building confident teams and people is vital to success. Confident team members are more creative, communicate more effectively, and take more risks. Plus, it’s easier to delegate to a confident person. Sometimes the very actions leaders take to create confidence, can backfire. How does […]

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