When we say trusted advisor, we naturally think of sales. But it goes beyond sales…
She’s one of your favorite employees. You love going out for happy hour with her. You have great talks about movies, music, books, and even your personal lives. There’s just one thing off. Your other team members are constantly complaining about her work performance.
So you have an incredibly busy week ahead, full of important meetings and exciting projects. Then the bomb drops. One of your close friends has a heart attack and dies.
Recently I found myself complaining and criticizing an event I attended.
The typical American workplace is often rife with clashing egos, ideas, and agendas.