Take this job and BLEEP it!

As if communication and professionalism in the workplace doesn’t have enough hindrances, I heard this story http://www.npr.org/2012/07/27/157467279/last-word?sc=emaf  on the radio about swearing at work, and how it can hurt your chances for promotion. Are there...

Trustworthy Negotiator

Today I have seen many status updates, tweets, and headlines regarding the passing of Stephen Covey. His influence is far-reaching, and I thought it would be appropriate to include a quote from him, one I use often when training leaders on the art of negotiating. High...

Lesson from M&Ms

M&M candies are universally loved and enjoyed. Years ago, their catchphrase was “Melts in your mouth, not in your hands.” The protective shell insured that the inner chocolate would not soften in the warmth of your hands. Enterprise Risk Management applies a...