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Performance Managing the Narcissist

Performance Managing the Narcissist

The Increasing Prevalence of Narcissistic Traits Roughly 1% of the general population is afflicted with the DSM-5 recognized Narcissistic Personality Disorder. [i] Those with this condition must be supported and managed through accommodation that relies on medical...
Employee Secretly Recording Others At Work Results in Termination

Employee Secretly Recording Others At Work Results in Termination

Employee Secretly Recording Others At Work Results in Termination   I enjoyed watching law and order/crime TV dramas as I grew up. There would be an episode involving a character secretly recording another from time to time. Then a court would throw out the...
Is it better to be loved than feared? Supervision: Performance Management and Psychological Safety

Is it better to be loved than feared? Supervision: Performance Management and Psychological Safety

Is it Better to be Feared than Loved? We have the distinct pleasure of meeting supervisors and managers of every stripe through our work, including those with differing strengths, aptitudes, and experience levels. Common aspects of the role that many supervisors...
Find Your Sacred During Times of Tension and Conflict Communication

Find Your Sacred During Times of Tension and Conflict Communication

Conflict Communication Find your sacred during times of conflict and tension: As I sit across the bargaining table from a Union counterpart, he slams his fists against the table, calls me names not worth repeating and has choice words for the employer I represent. It...