Want a Better Workplace Culture? Embrace Authenticity.

Want a Better Workplace Culture? Embrace Authenticity.

Photo by Ketut Subiyanto Did you know that over 90% of employees think authenticity in the workplace is important? According to a 2021 Simmons Leadership Conference survey, the same individuals who agreed authenticity plays a vital role at work also felt it was...

Why Success is Rooted in Self-Worth

Why Success is Rooted in Self-Worth

Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Unsplash “If you find yourself constantly trying to prove your worth to someone, you have already forgotten your value.” ~Unknown If you define your self-worth based on whether you get a promotion, how another person feels about you, or...

What Makes a Great Product Manager

What Makes a Great Product Manager

“A great product manager has the brain of an engineer, the heart of a designer, and the speech of a diplomat.” – Deep Nishar If you’ve ever considered becoming a product manager, let me start by saying you’re in great company. From Kevin Systrom, formerly at...

Why People Pleasing Will Only Hold Your Team Back

Why People Pleasing Will Only Hold Your Team Back

As a former people pleaser, I spent many years making (or should I say trying to make) my bosses and teams happy. But after a while, I realized that nothing good comes from repeatedly sacrificing myself for what someone else wants or needs. If anything, it’s the very thing that keeps me and everyone else from moving forward. 

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