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Alignment Checklist

In Learning Network by Jamie Mierau

Seeking alignment is a critical skill for high impact managers and leaders. It is your secret weapon – the x-ray vision that will help you spot obstacles and find and …

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Deal With Distractions

In Learning Network by Jamie Mierau

During our recent “Find Your Focus” webinar, we asked nonprofit managers what gets in the way of their focus. A top answer was distraction. For these managers distractions came in …

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Take Things Off the Plate

In Learning Network by Jamie Mierau

Doing your best work means focusing on only your most important work. In Great At Work, Morten Hansen talks about “doing less, and then obsess”—choosing a few priorities (we call …

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Manage Competing Priorities

In Learning Network by Jamie Mierau

Last month, we asked the Learning Network, what is your biggest challenge? You told us managing competing priorities. We heard the same challenges during our recent “Find Your Focus” webinar. …

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5 Tips to Stay Focused

In Learning Network by Jamie Mierau

Learning how to work smarter, not harder takes time, commitment, and focus. Just like building strong muscles, it won’t happen overnight. But the more you exercise your muscles, the stronger …