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Law of Addition

It seems I keep having to apologize for not writing – where does the time go?  Perhaps a sign I need to go back to the law of process and plan out my priorities!  To my regular readers, thanks for your patience in sticking with me and for visiting my…

Law of Influence

Today, I want to write about the Law of Influence.  John Maxwell says that “leadership is influence, nothing more, nothing less”. When I meet with managers and supervisors they are often focused on processes not people.  Some seem perplexed as to why they cannot motivate their team to work with…

Surviving Management – Tip 5

Lead Effectively and Be Excellent Know that it takes time and energy to lead effectively Don’t worry about being perfect Read and learn as much as you can from the experts/books/stories of others Remember to be excellent Do the job as if you had the biggest title, the best office…

Upcoming events for km Training Solutions

Upcoming Sessions:   Put Your Dream to the Test: Nov. 21-Dec. 19th, 2011, 5 weeks, Mondays 8:30-10:00pm EST Investment:  $176.11 + $22.89 HST = $199 total This is a virtual group.  Phone number and passcode provided upon receipt of registration & tuition Your dream has power. It can inspire you….

Surviving Management – Tip #4

We have been discussing survival tips for when you find yourself in a Management Role.  Today’s blog is about Making Progress.   Many times, the reality of our leadership position doesn’t quite sink in and we are accustomed to waiting for someone to give us permission.  This can create substantial…

Surviving Management – Tip #3

Critical 6:  Managing your daily agenda  “If you don’t fill your calendar, someone else will” (Maxwell). The one complaint I hear often is about time. There never seems to be enough to to get to things, complete things or get things off your plate.  To help the issue of time,…

With Gratitude!

In Canada, it is Thanksgiving on Oct. 10th.  When I took my baby girl to  school today, I  noticed the children had posters on the wall of what they were thankful for. Here is what my daughter’s poster said…”I am thankful for making cakes with grandma, mommy and daddy, my…

Surviving Management – Tip 2

I am committed to adding value to you today.  With that in mind,  I am discussing success solutions that, if added to your management style will help you effectively lead and survive management!  This week’s tip:  Take Time to Think! You need thinking breaks to be inspired.  Try creating a…

Surviving Management – Tip 1

Is your management role rougher going than you had anticipated? Many times, the skills that got you promoted to management are not the same skills you need to lead others & when you’re in a new supervisory or manager role, pretending you know what you’re doing can be a slippery…

Becoming a Better Leader – Tip 7

Tip 7: Deal with Resistive Personalities & Poor Performance If you don’t deal with poor performance, it will continue!  Worse yet, other team members will stop using the skills they have and will stop being creative.  Sometimes it is easy to think that challenging behaviour will fix itself.  We don’t…

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