The Best Ways To Offer Feedback To A Higher-Up

Linda Reyes Blogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Tackling disputes in a work environment can be a tricky thing. Many of us are familiar with how we’d want to receive feedback but are less aware of how we should be giving feedback. This is especially important when an employee needs to talk to management about a problem. We asked members of Forbes Coaches Council how to better open up conversations about tricky …

Decision-Making Anxiety Wearing You Down? 13 Tips For A Clear Mind

Linda Reyes Blogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel, Individual Services

Making decisions is something we do every day. Entrepreneurs, however, often have to make even more decisions than the average person, and their choices may have far-reaching effects and implications. It’s no wonder that many of us feel anxious when it comes down to making an important decision. We asked members of the Forbes Coaches Council for their best advice on working around the …

How To Pick The Best Well-Being Initiatives To Reward Your Employees

Linda Reyes Blogging, Corporate Services, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Offering your employees well-being initiatives that they can use to their benefit may seem like a solid idea. It provides your employees a way to de-stress and improve their personal and professional life. But, are you giving your employees the well-being benefits that they really want and need? Every employer struggles with the fine line between benefits that will enhance the …

10 Easy Ways To Implement Experiential Learning In The Corporate World

Linda Reyes Blogging, Corporate Services, Forbes Coaches Counsel

In today’s world, experiential learning provides a valuable opportunity for employees to learn from experience. Through its skill-building processes and techniques, your employees can learn to better interact with customers, co-workers, and management by learning from real-world examples. Experiential learning offers an array of discovery opportunities. By making the process fun and relatable, your workers can gain valuable skills that benefit …

13 Effective Ways To Educate Employees On Diversity

Linda Reyes Blogging, Corporate Services, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Diversity is a crucial element of who we are as a society, but even now, in 2018, some businesses are struggling with the concept. While missteps can and do happen to the best of businesses when it comes to the sensitivity and being all-inclusive, how a company chooses to go about fixing the mistakes can make all the difference. Take …

15 Proven Strategies For Building And Dropping Habits

Linda Reyes Blogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

One of the hardest things for many people to do is change their ingrained personal habits. Whether it’s implementing a new, good habit or breaking an old, bad one, it can feel like an impossible task to switch up routines you’ve followed for years. Fortunately, it’s not impossible to create and drop habits — it just takes a lot of willpower and …

Key Differences Between Coaching And Consulting (And How To Decide What Your Business Needs)

Linda Reyes Blogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

Coaching can help turn an entrepreneur into a great leader. Consulting, on the other hand, provides that much-needed expertise and assistance. Oftentimes, the lines between coaching and consulting can get blurred, creating a situation that is not effective at providing what the client actually needs. Knowing when to employ the services of a coach or a consultant can be crucial …

Try These 12 Strategies If You Need To Stop Micromanaging

Linda Reyes Blogging, Forbes Coaches Counsel

For new and experienced leaders alike, one of their biggest management challenges is learning how to properly delegate. Those who struggle with delegation often come off as micromanagers, leading their teams to feel over-scrutinized and distrusted. Most employees don’t appreciate being micromanaged, so it’s in your best interest as a leader to curb this behavior before it leads to negative …