YOU CAN HAVE HEALTHY DISAGREEMENTS AT MEETINGS
Different views and ideas stretch thinking and promote team growth. But all too often, differences are quickly tamped down since they can pull us out of our comfort zone. This Harvard Business Review article offers strategies for opening communication lines to an active, free flow of diverse insights during team meetings.
HOW TO BECOME A MORNING PERSON
Looking to set a 2022 goal for seizing the most of your mornings? This NPR article will coach you to make behavioral changes to wake up early even if you aren’t a morning person.
DON’T NEGLECT THIS ESSENTIAL SKILL
Raise your confidence in negotiating at work with tips from this TED Talk that emphasize relationship building by understanding your needs and the other person’s.
MORE ABOUT RELATIONSHIPS
Common to anyone in business–large or small–is the ability to connect with others and build genuine relationships. This Forbes article offers advice for making others feel they are being listened to and valued–whether they are team members, customers or community contacts.