“I Hate My Job!” How Negative Coworkers Contribute to Burnout [VIDEO]

This is video #9 in a 10-part series focusing on the 10 ways that organizations burn out employees. I'll discuss how negative co-workers can burn out employees -- plus actions you can take now to overcome assumptions as to WHY workers are so negative as well as how to create a more positive work environment. … Continue reading “I Hate My Job!” How Negative Coworkers Contribute to Burnout [VIDEO]

The Impossibility of Giving 110%

In business, we all know that if our expenses (what we give out) are 110% of our income (what we take in), then we will run a deficit and face potential bankruptcy.  Why can we understand this simple mathematical concept when it comes to money…but ignore it when it comes to our own lives? In … Continue reading The Impossibility of Giving 110%

Do As I Say! How Poor Leadership Creates Burnout [VIDEO]

This is video #5 in a 10-part series focusing on the 10 ways that organizations burn out employees.  I'll discuss how poor leadership leads to employee burnout and give tips on how to build relationships with employees and increase engagement. Dr. Geri Puleo, SPHR, is the President and CEO of Change Management Solutions, Inc., an … Continue reading Do As I Say! How Poor Leadership Creates Burnout [VIDEO]

It’s About the Money! How Over-emphasizing ROI Creates Burnout [VIDEO]

This is video #3 in my 10-part series focusing on the 10 ways that organizations burn out employees. I'll discuss how focusing simply on financial results leads to employee burnout plus provide tips to balance tangible and intangible outcomes. Dr. Geri Puleo, SPHR, is the President and CEO of Change Management Solutions, Inc., an eLearning … Continue reading It’s About the Money! How Over-emphasizing ROI Creates Burnout [VIDEO]

What Did You Say? How Poor Communication Leads to Burnout [VIDEO]

https://youtu.be/JyrCF28kaRQ This is video #2 in my 10-part series focusing on the 10 ways that organizations burn out employees.  I'll discuss how poor organizational communication leads to employee burnout plus provide tips on effectively sending and receiving messages. Dr. Geri Puleo, SPHR, is the President and CEO of Change Management Solutions, Inc., an eLearning and … Continue reading What Did You Say? How Poor Communication Leads to Burnout [VIDEO]

Where Are We Going? How a Lack of Vision or Direction Creates Employee Burnout [Video]

This is video #1 in a 10-part series focusing on the 10 ways that organizations burn out employees. Dr. Geri Puleo discusses how the lack of an organizational vision or direction leads to employee burnout plus provides tips on creating a compelling organizational vision and establishing the path to achieve it. Dr. Geri Puleo, SPHR, … Continue reading Where Are We Going? How a Lack of Vision or Direction Creates Employee Burnout [Video]

5 Myths About Organizational Change

There are few words that are as dreaded by employees as “organizational change.”  But is the fear justified – or is it the result of some all too common misperceptions by change leaders? Based on my research and practice, I’ve identified five common myths about organizational change:  what it is, why it often fails, and … Continue reading 5 Myths About Organizational Change

Listen to the Naysayers: How Resistors Can Actually HELP During Organizational Change

Change resistance.   It’s the bane of change leaders’ existence…but should it be?  Could change resistance actually be a BLESSING?!  And if you are the target of an organizational change initiative, should you keep your doubts and concerns to yourself? These are some of the fundamental challenges facing change leaders and change targets when an organization … Continue reading Listen to the Naysayers: How Resistors Can Actually HELP During Organizational Change

Efficiency vs. Effectiveness: How Leaders Balance Both [VIDEO]

Efficiency vs. effectiveness: why is it so hard to have BOTH in today’s hypercompetitive world? Dr. Geri Puleo discusses the best times for managers to focus on efficiency OR effectiveness.

Are YOU at Risk for Burnout? The Top 6 High-Risk Personalities [VIDEO]

Not everyone responds to stress in the same way.  Some people seem to be energized by it, but far too many others tend to become frustrated, angry, apathetic, and burned out.  Even though our workplaces can create highly stressful environments in which we do our jobs, how we approach our work (based on our personality … Continue reading Are YOU at Risk for Burnout? The Top 6 High-Risk Personalities [VIDEO]