Getting Interrupted at Meetings?  Try These Tips

Getting Interrupted at Meetings? Try These Tips

Q:  Last week you talked about all the studies that show that women are interrupted more often than men, and that this originates from an unconscious bias both genders have about women.  Is there something women can do to lessen interruptions? or can you suggest  how...
Newsflash: Women Get Interrupted More (Unconsciously)

Newsflash: Women Get Interrupted More (Unconsciously)

Last week, we discussed the sexual harassment stories in the news recently.   Today I wanted to discuss something much more subtle that I think all of us (both men and women) engage in:  Our unconscious bias regarding the role of women in our society. For instance, at...
Managing Baby Boomers When You’re a Millennial

Managing Baby Boomers When You’re a Millennial

Q:  I have been promoted to a position supervising a team of five employees. Two of them are what I would call baby boomers, the others are closer to my age (I’m 35). Although I have years of experience as a supervisor, these two employees would be my first time...