Workplace Culture

Checking In About the Check In

It’s no secret that everything that is happening in the world right now is impacting…

Malik Mentoring: Decision-Making: The Incremental Effect of Sunk Cost Bias

Don’t you hate trying to make a decision sometimes?!! When the stakes are high, we…

young executive
Dear Maria: Young Exec

I’m the youngest executive at my company with peers 20 years my senior. Dear Maria,…

Malik Mentoring: Critical Leadership Skill: Motivating and Inspiring a Team to Create Value

After reading McKinsey’s 7S framework, this statement made an impact: “Management is the art of…

Malik Mentoring: Drive Up Trust and Loyalty

“Nobody cares how much you know until they know how much you care.” – Teddy Roosevelt…

Dear Maria: Working From Home and Feeling Alone

Dear Maria, I hope this finds you well. I’m a 27 year old single guy.…

Finding a Champion Can Change Your Career for the Better

The competition for leadership positions and promotions can be maddening. It’s rarely enough to do…

Malik Mentoring: Closing the Communications Gap: Building Engaged Teams

In the previous article, we discussed common barriers to communication between executives and employees and…

Beyond the ADA
Beyond the ADA: Addressing Barriers to Employment for Persons with Disabilities

Please note: The issue of person-first or identity-first language in disabled communities is a complex…