Yuill.ca

Yuill.ca

Latest Post

Honesty starts with a look in the mirror

Honesty starts with a look in the mirror

I had lunch with a colleague the other day who had just made a switch to a new company. In a rare occurrence it was actually a company he had worked for previously and had been the de facto CEO for. He had now returned in a different role and when I asked him why […]

read more

Everyone needs a mentor

Everyone needs a mentor

Hurting people hurt people. The worst part is, they don’t know they’re hurting and they probably don’t know they’re hurting other people. When you’re in a leadership position and suffering from hurt, it’s hard to detect and can manifest itself in several ways. “You can’t tell you’re hurting, you just know something doesn’t feel good,” […]

read more

The first rule of leadership: Jerk, know thyself.

The first rule of leadership: Jerk, know thyself.

  Anyone who’s worked in an office knows that sometimes the promotions don’t go to the right people. There are times that the uber-qualified people move up the ladder, but we’ve all known “that guy” or “that gal” who just knows how to play the game. Before you know it, they’re your boss. And if he or she turns out to […]

read more

Deal with problems in the office honestly, immediately and directly

Deal with problems in the office honestly, immediately and directly

I was at a networking event when one of the people at my table shared a difficulty he was having with one of the members of his team. The team member had been with the company in various roles for the past 15 to 20 years but never risen above the level of clerical. The […]

read more

Sign-up for our newsletter

We'll only send you an email about once a month




You can also subscribe to our RSS Feed

Follow