Tha Manager Who Makes You Love (or Hate) Your Job

I listened to two friends recently talk about their jobs and how much they love the work and the people that work alongside them and below them but hate their managers. In fact so much so that one of them has her resume out after being with a company for over 10...

Learning to Manage People

I recommend reading the article 4 Common Mistakes Managers Make by Dan Schawbel, which states that 58% of all managers have never received any formal training in management. I have found this to be the case with almost every client I have worked with. Most people...

The importance of life balance

More and more I meet with business owners, industry leaders, nonprofit executives, you name it, and find the concept of life balance to be a bit hard for them to grasp. As a counselor I have had to work deliberately at not bringing my work life home. As a business...

Importance of Creating and Updating Job Descriptions

During Managers BootCamp IAS consultants walk managers through creating their own job description and then requiring the same of their staff. We recommend that a job description should include specific and measurable tasks that an employee is responsible to...