A while back, a friend from college sent me quick message via Facebook to thank me for something I did over twenty years ago. When we were in school, a close friend of his died quite unexpectedly. He desperately wanted to attend the funeral, but was obligated to the play we were working on at...
Even for the most senior of employees, there can be a feeling of getting stuck in the middle. You may feel pressurized to impress YOUR boss (most of us have one), while striving to lead your team effectively.
I'm what you'd call a "classic overthinker". If there is something weighing on or occupying my mind (good OR bad), I can ruminate on it until it becomes a monumental challenge.
I've met a lot of great people over the years, both in my life as a professional actor and in the business world. Relationship building has always been a top priority for me. I always feel that we do our best work for, and with, those with whom we build a human relationship.
Quick — say the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the phrase "corporate team building". I'll wait... Did you say, "outward bound"? Was it "a day away from my computer"? Or, was it "total waste of time"?