How to Give Effective Feedback

Giving effective feedback is a basic managerial skill that some people may find difficult to master. Giving feedback, and particularly critical feedback, can be very difficult for both parties. However, under extraordinary circumstances, such as the coronavirus outbreak, good communication becomes even more important than usual. Misunderstandings, lack of clarity and mismatches in communication styles…

4 Reasons to Avoid the Multitasking Temptation

With a lot of people working from home due to the coronavirus outbreak, multitasking seems more tempting than ever.  We are bombarded with stimuli every day, from social media updates to breaking news on our cellphones and TV, so multitasking seems like a logical response. Actually, there are many good reasons to avoid multitasking, even when it seems so promising.   -Multitasking is Stressful  The…

4 Strategies to Be More Resilient

Resilience is a skill that will be key in the weeks to come. Whether homeschooling our children or dealing with the challenges of remote work, our ability to deal with obstacles will make a big difference in our everyday lives. Psychologists define resilience as the process of adapting well in the face of adversity or…