Be Consistent with Gratitude

When you’re expressing gratitude to your co-workers, bosses, employees, clients, vendors, etc., a key element is to be consistent and frequent. If you send one thank you note a year, that’s a start. But, try stepping up your gratitude and expressing your...

On-boarding Women vs. Men

There is a lot of discussion around the difference between hiring a man and woman. It seems like a lot of tech and engineering companies are worried about how attractive they are to women. Companies are talking more and more about the need for women in their...

Power of Lunches

One of my favorite ways to on-board new employees is to take them out to lunch. I’m not talking about the big massive group lunch where everybody from the team or department goes, rather I’m talking about one-on-one lunches that allow individuals to get to...

First Day on the New Job

It may have been a long time since you last started a new job so it may feel a little bit removed for you to remember stress of what it’s like to start a new position. So when you are thinking about in new employee joining your team, I encourage you to think...