Get Technical

  Schedule Time for Enhancing Your Technical Knowledge with today’s Leadership Development Tip! Technical knowledge can mean a variety of things depending on your organization.  The knowledge may be technology based if you work at a software company or regulatory in nature if you work in the financial services sector.  Regardless of what type of organization […]

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Finding Balance

Balance is Key with today’s Leadership Development Tip! Don’t forget to take time to enjoy your life outside of work and set aside some free time to do what you most enjoy. Your desire to succeed and overcome challenges at work should not compromise other aspects of your life. Balance is key – create a […]

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Confidence and #WomenOnTop

  For those of you who follow my Twitter account at @SigmaLeader, you will frequently see posts related to successful women (recently I have started tagging them with #womenontop). Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, activist, Malala Yousafzai, and most recently (10 minutes ago) IMF head Christine Lagarde are just a few of the many women doing some pretty phenomenal things. The […]

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360 Feedback Best Practices

The design and implementation of the 360 degree feedback system requires thoughtful planning. Are the employees accepting the system? Are the goals, procedures and benefits of the system clearly defined? Is the rating instrument relevant, valid and reliable? The following recommendations were derived from extensive research on how to ensure the success of the 360 […]

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