103: What the heck is a team whisperer, and how will it help you?
If you've ever wondered, "why can't I get through to my team?" - the issue might not be you, and it might not be your team - there's just a disconnect in the message where things are getting lost in translation. But...View Episode
102: How to earn respect from your team
"How do I make my team members respect me as a manager?" Spoiler alert...you can't. Respect isn't automatic, and it can't be forced. Your team isn't going to respect you just because you're "in charge"...but there are...View Episode
101: Being a bottleneck is costing you thousands of dollars a month
What if I told you that one of the people costing you the most money in your business...is you? What are you doing to cost yourself all that cash? Are you not doing enough? Do you need to work harder? Do you need to...View Episode
100: The secrets to being a great manager: game-changing tips from our top interviews
I've got an exciting announcement... This episode marks the accomplishment of a truly mind-blowing milestone: today, we're celebrating 100 EPISODES of Managing Made Simple! WOOHOO! We're going to kick this celebration...View Episode
099: How to understand the status of work without being overbearing
Have you ever looked at all the projects your team is working on and realized that you have absolutely no clue how any of them are going...but you're afraid to reach out and ask for an update? You're not alone. Many...View Episode
098: Team member just quit? Here's your game plan
It's a new year. That means a new quarter, new goals, new ideas... And, for many people, it may mean a new job. When a team member leaves abruptly, it can throw us all for a loop. And as much as we want to support...View Episode
097: 3 secrets to rolling out changes effortlessly on your team
One of the most difficult parts of managing a team is trying to implement a change to team operations. When you want to make a shift in how work gets done, no matter how beneficial it may be for the team, people are...View Episode
096: Help! Is it too late to fix my team?
There's one question I get from business owners and managers that absolutely breaks my heart: "Is it too late for my team?" First of all, the answer is NO—it is not too late for your team, no matter how hopeless or...View Episode
095: A simple framework for setting goals for the new year
Eager to set meaningful goals for the new year, but not quite sure where to start? In this episode of Managing Made Simple, I share a simple two-part framework for setting goals around what you want to ACHIEVE and how...View Episode
094: How to get people to stop rolling their eyes at the word "process"
There is a phrase that I have been hearing over the last few weeks that has left me a bit mind-boggled… “Process for process’s sake.” This phrase actually came up in a workshop I was leading for a corporate client...View Episode
093: 3 ways to turn your team members into profit-generating machines
Let me see if this story sounds familiar... We hire great people. We pay them well. We inspire them to do great work... And yet, more often than not, they come in and do the bare minimum expected of them. This isn’t...View Episode
092: Spoiler: If you're a business owner with a team, you are a manager
Spoiler alert, my beloved business owner friends... If you're a business owner with people working under your supervision...guess what? You're a manager. Congratulations on your new (well, new-ISH) title! In all...View Episode