A lesson learned on giving negative feedback

So as a consultant I have had the privilege of being in interim director roles for some of the organizations I work with. This allows me to reengage my managerial skills that I sp frequently preach to others in my training sessions I continuously say to managers I am...

Why is Giving Negative Feedback so Difficult?

I am sure the answer to that question is different for each of us. For me, I have found it connects primarily with my people pleasing nature. In a previous position, I remember needing to give negative feedback to someone directly under my supervision. It took me...

Giving Negative Feedback to Staff

Most managers hate giving negative feedback to staff. Over the years I have learned a few things (usually the hard way) that make that process a bit easier. Here’s my top 5 tips about giving negative feedback to staff: Create an alliance with your staff. Your staff...