Why are people so stingy with praise of their fellow teammates? After all, we know that positive feedback inspires and motivates people.  So what lame excuses have you heard lately? Too Busy.  You don’t have enough time to take a … Continue reading

I just took my daughter, Marina, to her college orientation at the University of Virginia. We must have walked around the entire campus, taken the trolley and wandered through “the Corner” buying all sorts of UVA paraphenalia. Check out Mincer’s … Continue reading

When it comes to teamwork, most of us think we are pretty good team players.  We participate; we offer opinions; we help when we can; we ask for feedback so we can be a better teammate, etc.