How can you support your team members dealing with workplace anxiety? What should you avoid to stop the situation from getting worse? And what does it take to develop your emotional intelligence and understand your team’s feelings to help them thrive? Knowing how to deal with anxiety at work is a complex issue. Even if […]
Are you making the most of your one on one meetings? One on ones are a vital tool for not only keeping your team happy and motivated, but solving issues that may be holding team members back. And yet, many managers struggle with one on ones and don’t know what to do to fix them. […]
What’s the best way to give feedback to sensitive team members? What steps do you need to take to get promoted as a manager? And should you adopt an unlimited vacation policy? This week on Ask Lighthouse.
We’ve analyzed reports from Gallup, the MHA, Achievers and Emtrain to bring you the biggest reasons behind high employee turnover in 2021.
This Week’s Ask Lighthouse: How do you prepare for leading partially remote teams? What team-building activities can you use for employees with big generational gaps? And how can you teach your team to focus and prioritize properly?
One on one meetings, 1:1s, 1 2 1s, one on ones, or 1 on 1s. Whatever you call them, they’re one of the most powerful tools you have as a manager. Many managers have one on one meetings with their teams, but too often, they waste them. Status updates, awkward silences, and frequent cancellations are […]
What do you consider the biggest challenges of management? Where are you struggling to apply the lessons from the Lighthouse blog and other sources? Welcome to part two of our new blog series called, “Ask Lighthouse.” Each week, Jason Evanish, the CEO and founder of Lighthouse, and other leaders will share their suggestions for overcoming […]
What can you learn from one of the most influential people in (recent) history? Are there any lessons from Jeff Bezos’ leadership style you can apply to your team today? Not sure if you’re aware of this, but Bezos is planning to go to space on July 20th. He’ll be doing so on the first […]
Welcome to Ask Lighthouse, a new weekly Lighthouse Blog format that provides answers to your biggest leadership challenges and gives you actionable ways to improve.
Boss: “You’re doing a great job with your team!” You: “Thanks!” Boss: “You don’t mind if we go ahead and put a few more people on your team, right?” You: “Umm….” Whether this is a conversation you’ve had in your head or one that’s happened to you when talking to your boss, you know the […]