Latest "Difficult People" Posts

Have you ever struggled to communicate or influence a direct report, boss, more senior leader, peer, vendor, or client? Is there someone in your organization with whom you grapple to even connect? Have you ever wished you had a magic wand that could make connections, communication, and relationship building easier? Well wish no longer. Adopt […]

On the path to success and happiness, you are going to meet a lot of people. Some of these are going to be wonderful, supportive, cooperative colleagues with whom your relationship is mutually beneficial. You will see their presence as a support to your success, and you’ll wish the same for them on their own […]

Do you have someone on your leadership team who dominates decisions through manipulation and intimidation of other team members too afraid to offer a challenge? If you answered yes, then you just may have a bully in the boardroom (or on your team or in your meeting). Unfortunately, this can sometimes lead to the creation […]