Author Archives: Sarah Robinson

The Challenge of Giving (and Receiving) Meaningful Feedback: It’s Like Walking a Tightrope

Feedback helps us right our path as well as stay on course. Helpful feedback should make us think . . . about ourselves and about others. Good communication revolves around…

Workplace Friendships: Who Needs Them?

Seriously. You NEED a friend at work. Gallup is the think-tank leader when it comes to understanding businesses and human behavior. Gallup’s research is based on enormous samples sizes and…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Building Engagement in Today’s World

The Do’s and Don’ts of Building Engagement in Today’s World Have your work activities changed since March 15? Have these changes improved your work productivity or hindered it? Have they…

Connect, Grow, and Transform: Get Your Team Out of the Box

  Working from home can be a grind. For many teams who are accustomed to working alongside one another, this unprecedented time of working from home due to COVID-19 has…

Trust, It’s Needed Now More than Ever Before

In the blink of an eye, leaders were thrust into a new world . . . a world where they instructed their team members to pack up their office tools…

The Magic of Taking Risks

Step away from your comfort zone. No, it’s not a new idea. But it is one that deserves attention today more than ever. There is real magic to experience when…

The Magic of Taking Risks

Step away from your comfort zone. No, it’s not a new idea. But it is one that deserves attention today more than ever. There is real magic to experience when…

You Do You: Being Authentic Pays

Things are rapidly changing for all of us. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we find ourselves redefining how we work, exercise, shop, and socialize.  We are challenged to rediscover –…

Bring Sunshine, Not Clouds

  At long last, it’s March. This month promises us days that require sunglasses, the warmth of spring, and the potential of bursting bulbs and buds on our bare trees….

The JoyPowered Workplace Podcast – Tips for Leaders

A huge thank you to JoDee Curtis and Susan White for having me on their podcast. We touched on how I came up with the acronym FRESH (that I explain…