Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work.
The latest ideas on organization life, personal collaboration and the politics of work from practitioners around the globe are collected here so you may become more effective, perhaps even more satisfied, in career.
Every week our themes emerge organically and this week our writers share their insight on being more effective in our professional life. What are the tools and choices we can make to be more human in a modern world?
These fine authors offer you fresh and different perspectives on the intersection of life and work.
Janine Truitt will simply inspire you. Wife, mother, business person, thought leader Janine has got it going on. In this beautifully evocative piece she talks about how stepping back can actually be stepping up. @CzarinaofHR has more to share
Doug Shaw offers a truly useful (as is his practice) and different view on professional membership here. Who are they targeted to, how do they deliver value, and what are some new ways to leverage them? @DougShaw1 has an answer
Helen Amery knows that leadership exists organically in formal and not so formal ways. At its core, leadership compels action: so what to call her practice focused on leadership at all levels? Read @WildFigSolns to find out
Genevieve Bach reviews the concept of whistleblowing and HR’s role in managing same internally. Frought with fear, aggrandizement and related emotions Gen ever so cooly dissects this difficult topic. See @Gen_Bach for insight and good sense
David D’Souza is just fun. Here he takes advantage of exclusive access to a well-blown figure to share some insight, reflection and in general just make your day better. Read @DDS180, laugh, repeat
Julie Waddell returns with an incisive and powerful post about the meaning of contracts in the workplace. And no, not the written ones we all debate, but the psychological ones that really matter. @JAWaddell makes you smarter
LittleDashOf provides the pep talk we all need when a big opportunity seems so… big. Here the message is simple – you are enough! Feel bold and fake it till you make it with a little help from @LittleDashOf
Thank you for reading this week’s edition of #BestBlogs all about building and practicing meaningful worklife.
Each writer offers a practiced yet challenging perspective enabling us to re-examine our own positions. In life, look for those who challenge your thinking to help you grow.
Come back in another seven days’ time for more new thoughts and please do check the archives of #BestBlogs for additional intelligent writers, thinkers and doers addressing important questions about worklife.
Have a wonderful weekend wherever you are in the world my friends!