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Terrified of Being Found Out? Ask Madeleine

Dear Madeleine, I am a senior manager in a large and well known high tech organization. I keep my head down and stay clear on my goals. I do whatever it takes to make sure my people are successful. I have a reputation for being a good manager and I attract the best talent to…

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Should I Stop Being Funny? Ask Madeleine

Dear Madeleine, I am hysterically funny. Or at least my friends think so.  I love to make people laugh and I come from funny people—in fact, my wife married me partly because of how funny I am.  Ever since I was promoted to senior management, though, it is as though everyone has lost their sense…

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Are You Being Too Tolerant? Ask Madeleine

Dear Madeleine, I’ve painted myself into a bit of a corner. I’ve never insisted on having the latest equipment, software, or even outside help at work. I’ve pretty much worked with the equipment I was given and made do with the resources I’ve had. The problem is, everything is old—my laptop was designed for Windows…

Should I Work from Home? 6 questions to consider before you put in your request

Working from home can improve employee productivity and satisfaction and provide substantial cost savings for businesses.  But is it right for everyone? Not necessarily. Even organizations with the most successful work from home programs confirm that some individuals work better in an office environment than they do from a home office. What about you?  Here…

Free Blanchard webinar today! The Leader’s Guide to the Executive Brain

Join master certified coach Madeleine Homan Blanchard for a complimentary webinar and online chat beginning today at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time (12:00 noon Eastern). In a special presentation on The Leader’s Guide to the Executive Brain Homan-Blanchard will be sharing the latest findings from neuroscience research and its impact on leader behavior. You’ll learn: The…