Bruce Tulgan is a leading expert on young people in the workplace and leadership and management. He is a best-selling author of twenty books, an adviser to business leaders all over the world, and a sought-after keynote speaker and management trainer. His company, RainmakerThinking, is based in Hamden, CT. Bruce appeared recently on CEDF's Small Business As Usual podcast.
How to create a shareable job aid
The number one most effective form of shareable job aid I have seen is the humble checklist....
Transform work interruptions into opportunities
If you’re wondering whether interruptions from colleagues have disappeared during the COVID-19 pandemic, rest assured, they have...
If you want to build real influence, don’t fall for the quid pro quo
I’m fond of saying, “If you don’t have authority, you’ve got to use influence.” Sounds great, right?...
How to handle being frozen-out by colleagues
If you are doing your best to build real influence at work—by serving others and adding real...
Helpers, experts, and rogues
Certain types of employees, more so than others, tend to jump into projects outside their normal jobs....
Six steps to good email hygiene
Many of us have embarked on worthy crusades to tame our inboxes and therefore our time. (Remember...
Five bad attitudes you do not want to become known for at work
Everybody has bad days or bad moments. But, even if you are not feeling it today, make...
Three types of ‘Yes’ people to avoid at work
We have all known someone with a reputation for saying “yes” to any new request or project,...