Three Keys to Survival

Three Keys to Survival

We may be in one of the worst crises in modern history, and more than any other time, the economy is in a state of flux and uncertainty. If you are still employed, you are among the lucky ones. Now is not the time to rest on your laurels because things may get worse...
What Makes A Transformational Leader?

What Makes A Transformational Leader?

At lunch this week, I was discussing a particularly difficult leadership situation with a Director at a publicly traded company and we got on the topic of transformational leadership.  Anyone can take on the traits of a transformational leader and be effective in the...
10 Ways to Distinguish a Team From A Herd of Cats

10 Ways to Distinguish a Team From A Herd of Cats

You may have heard the phrase “managing [x group] is like herding cats.” The cat is known for its independence and capriciousness, two traits that are not likely to help in a team environment. While a group may exist with shared goals it, if it seems to be made up of...
Self Promotion Is A Leadership Skill

Self Promotion Is A Leadership Skill

Merito Group is a woman owned business and, as part of its services, drives to help both men and women achieve their greatest potential. Something that Merito tries to educate our clients on, is the importance of self promotion. Despite the fact that most women...