Q&A: Employee Coaching Advice from Blankslate Partners CEO Isabella Egan

Published on October 28, 2016

Our guest today is Isabella Egan, CEO of Blankslate Partners; a Vancouver-based talent consultancy firm…

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How To Receive Feedback Effectively

Published on July 28, 2016

For many companies, implementing a more frequent feedback loop has been of high priority. While…

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Make Feedback Less Final

Published on January 7, 2016

Something I’ve always struggled with is how and when to say no to feedback versus…

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Empower employees by focusing on real contributions using Areas of Responsibility

Published on September 16, 2015

“What do you do for work?” … Easy to answer, right? I find this question…

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New Year’s Resolutions Every Manager Should Make

Published on January 1, 2015

So here we are. A brand new year, and a time to make some serious…

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Are you setting your employees up to succeed or fail?

Published on October 20, 2014

Despite being an avid baseball fan, I’ve always struggled to understand the value of the…

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What can a new employee achieve in 90 days?

Published on October 14, 2014

It isn’t easy being a new employee. First there is all the learning involved–from the…

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How to Engage Your Team After Their Summer Vacation

Published on August 1, 2014

There is an epidemic in the workplace right now. It can actually happen anytime in…

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Why Your Employees Probably Do Nothing All Day (and how to fix it)

Published on July 21, 2014

At some point or another you’ve probably worked alongside an employee who seems to do…

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Manager Conversations That Keep Employees Happy

Published on June 5, 2014

If you’re a manager reading this, how do you tell if your employees are happy…

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