Posts by Misti Aaronson

January 21, 2022 Misti Aaronson

The Shortest Path to Better Communication

What comes to mind when you think of “storytelling?” It could be your favorite childhood story like The Giving Tree, an inspiring TED Talk about emotional intelligence, or a million other stories. Most of us know that...

January 7, 2022 Misti Aaronson

Your Team Needs to Hear This

Every leader wants to be a better communicator, and most leaders have a tough time sharing what’s in their hearts.What message did you send your team coming into 2022? It’s not too late. See what our CEO Joe said below – we won’t...

December 17, 2021 Misti Aaronson

Trendspotting, Wake-Up Calls, Annual RESET

Article of the Week LinkedIn’s crystal ball predicted 29 future trends and big ideas for 2022. The good news is that many are already in motion such as: wearables and apps, “work from anywhere,” 4-day work weeks, and the...

December 3, 2021 Misti Aaronson

CEO Trends, Big Rocks, Song of the Year

Changing of the Guard CEOs, much like the workforce at large, put off quitting their jobs in the chaos of 2020. But in 2021, CEOs are just as much a part of the Great Resignation as their employees, according to this Heidrick &...

November 19, 2021 Misti Aaronson

Imposter Syndrome, Value of Connection, Gratitude for 37M

Self-Doubt or Imposter Syndrome Despite her success and worldwide fame, Whitney still wondered: Am I good enough? Am I pretty enough? Will they like me? “It was the burden that made her great; and the part that caused her to...

November 12, 2021 Misti Aaronson

Secret to Living to 100, Channeling Picasso, You’re Never Too Old

The Secret to Living to 100? Move Your Retirement Age to...Never What are the secrets of longevity? This study by National Geographic and Dan Buettner points to Blue Zones and the Power 9. Blue Zones are the 5 places in the world

November 5, 2021 Misti Aaronson

Buzzwords, Belonging, and Future Hues

Storytelling: A Buzzword or Critical Skill? The business world is no stranger to buzzwords. Storytelling has been an on-and-off buzzword since the dawn of the advertising world, sometimes landing in the pile of other retired...

October 29, 2021 Misti Aaronson

Resilience & Grit | Stay Conversations | Inequity

The Dark Side of Resilience & Grit Employees don’t want pep talks about having more “resilience” or “grit”.Yet, you see the words all over job descriptions and hear them during performance reviews. Resilience can be an admirable...

October 22, 2021 Misti Aaronson

13th Rule of Leadership | Hidden Driver of the Exodus | Tips, Theories & Tales

The 13th Rule of Leadership On Monday, the world said goodbye to General Colin Powell, the first black Secretary of State in the U.S., who died at the age of 84. Regardless of what you think of his politics or role in the Iraq...