Month: August 2020

Words to say & stifle: a cheat sheet for workplace conversations

Things are a mess right now. I’ll spare you a detailed description of “these challenging times” and instead offer a litany of key words so your creative brain can fill in the blanks: division, unrest, virus, politics, restrictions, distance … But wait, there’s more. In the midst of everything, you’re

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What’s a Meta For?

Who doesn’t love a good metaphor or simile? They may not be as fun as a barrel of monkeys and perhaps you find them dull as dishwater. Now because time is money…I’ll move on. (See what I did there?) We talk about these two language tools all the time with our

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