Hope in the Dark

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Jun 10, 2021 10:38:59 PM
Keeping with the theme of resilience & finding hope in tough times, let me offer 4 strategies for dealing with difficulties at work or in our daily lives.
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Topics: Faith, Sinikka Waugh, Business Skills & Business Acumen, Communication & Collaboration

Fixing Your 'Ugh' Projects

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Jun 3, 2021 10:39:42 PM
Plenty of projects make us say 'ugh.' I’m opposed to letting folks suffer through unpleasant projects. Here are four useful tips for you to apply...
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Topics: Project Management, Sinikka Waugh, Project Management & Business Analysis

Even Better Than Before

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on May 27, 2021 5:40:28 PM
If we work with no opportunity to improve, we get grouchy, disengaged, and we start wondering if this is really all there is. So, it's time to level up...
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Topics: General Business, YP, Sinikka Waugh, Business Skills & Business Acumen

When Joy Also Brings Sadness

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on May 20, 2021 3:09:10 PM
Transition brings hope, celebration & sorrow. Teams that work best together respect other’s perspectives & have open & honest conversation. A few tips...
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Topics: Change, YP, Collaboration, Sinikka Waugh, Change & Transition, Communication & Collaboration

Three Tips For Better Workdays

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on May 13, 2021 8:42:49 PM
You’ve heard us talk for years about our commitment to helping people have better workdays. But what does that mean, really, and what can you do right now?
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Topics: General Business, YP, Sinikka Waugh, Business Skills & Business Acumen

Co-Create Greatness, Even in the Busy

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on May 6, 2021 4:03:46 PM
Many of us are in the midst of busy season now, so I want to offer an illustration and tip specifically related to emotional intelligence and mindfulness.
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Topics: Leadership, Communication, YP, Collaboration, Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration, Leadership & Influence

What To Do When You Don't Get What You Want

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Apr 29, 2021 9:37:09 PM
Doors closing, someone giving you a directive you don't want, or information changing. What do we do? We act, based on a handful of reusable themes.
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Topics: Change, YP, Sinikka Waugh, Change & Transition

Dealing With Uncertainty

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Apr 23, 2021 7:46:29 AM
I find this handful of approaches to uncertainty are pretty useful. To help make workdays better, I think a few underlying guiding principles apply to all.
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Topics: Change, YP, Sinikka Waugh, Change & Transition

Recovering From Setbacks

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Apr 15, 2021 5:31:38 PM
I learned some things on my journey that I thought might be useful to others, so this post offers an unfiltered lens on how to recover from a setback.
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Topics: General Business, YP, Sinikka Waugh, Business Skills & Business Acumen, Communication & Collaboration

Who Cranked the AC?

Posted by Sinikka Waugh on Apr 8, 2021 5:20:01 PM
If workplace temps have left you tense, first identify the cause(s) and then find solution(s) to move your team down a path to warmer, less tense days.
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Topics: Communication, Collaboration, Sinikka Waugh, Communication & Collaboration