Keeping Your Composure in the Most Difficult Situations – A Lesson From My Dad
One of the most challenging aspects of a career can be when the work environment becomes embroiled in conflict or even hostile. Mike Burke has been involved throughout his career in some very volatile, even dangerous situations and talks in this video about how a lesson from his father gave him a tool he used to navigate through those situations successfully.
Is there a conflict you’ve been putting off addressing? Maybe something that is stalling your career? Make a commitment here and now to have the difficult conversations.
Is there anything you’re looking the other way on to avoid a conflict? Promise yourself that beginning right now you’re going to stop avoiding conflict and start having the tough conversations that you’ve been putting off. Who knows, maybe it’ll save a life, or even advance your career.
Stand for Meetings
Do your 5 minute meetings turn into 1 hour meetings? Here’s some simple advice to achieve much shorter, more productive meetings and get to solutions faster.