Karen Darrin
Time Management Matrix: Urgent vs. Important

Time Management Matrix: Urgent vs. Important

When it comes to being efficient, Stephen Covey’s time management matrix (originally called “The Eisenhower Matrix” after President Dwight Eisenhower) makes it easy to figure out what you “need” to be doing with your time and attention. Covey is the author...
What is Your Mindset and Why Does it Matter?

What is Your Mindset and Why Does it Matter?

Much of who you are on a day-to-day basis comes from your mindset. Your mindset is the view you have of your qualities and characteristics – where they come from and whether they can change. For twenty years, my research has shown that the view you adopt of yourself...
3 Ways to Manage an Introverted Employee

3 Ways to Manage an Introverted Employee

Last week, I wrote about how an introverted professional can excel as a manager. There are specific skills an introvert can bring to a team that an extrovert typically does not naturally exhibit. Those skills are: Introverts are motivated by productivity, rather than...