Are there people who do not have a passion for anything? Is passion an essential ingredient for a successful employee? Should our employees bring the passion, or is it up to us to create it? (more…)
Does sarcasm have a place in leadership? Before you answer that question, let’s make sure we aren’t confusing sarcasm with humor. Humor is something we (and those around us) find funny. Even in tense and frustrating situations we all need to be able to laugh, especially when the other obvious options may be to yell or cry!
Sarcasm, on the other hand, can be biting and hurtful. Sarcastic people often lift themselves up by being sly in how they push others down. It’s easier to get away with belittling others when that belittling is disguised as humor. (more…)