Are You Sure You Want To Send That Email?

Are You Sure You Want To Send That Email?

The words we use define who we are. Words reflect our identity, our ethics, beliefs and, behavior. Words of encouragement can influence us to succeed beyond our expectations. They can move us to push through our self-imposed limits. Words can also destroy. Hurtful, demeaning words can lower our confidence and self-esteem. They can bring us toRead more about Are You Sure You Want To Send That Email?[…]

The Hispanic Concept of Leadership and Trust

The Hispanic Concept of Leadership and Trust

As a leader, it is vital that you devote a significant portion of your efforts in earning the most valuable commodities of leadership from your front line, Hispanic team members – ‘trust and respect’. For first generation Hispanics, these qualities are perceived in a more traditional manner. In the corporate world of management where thereRead more about The Hispanic Concept of Leadership and Trust[…]

Delivering Training to First Generation Hispanics in the Workplace: Trainers Beware!

Delivering Training to First Generation Hispanics in the Workplace: Trainers Beware!

Why aren’t our bosses taking this class? While delivering a series of leadership development workshops to first-generation, front line Hispanic supervisors, one of the participants asked: “why aren’t our bosses taking this class?” A few of the participants nodded approvingly at the bold remark and waited for my response. The not so subtle implication wasRead more about Delivering Training to First Generation Hispanics in the Workplace: Trainers Beware![…]