Monthly Archives: December, 2017

Conflict: Hermie’s Dental Dilemma

Conflict: Hermie’s Dental Dilemma by Stephen Hudak In the story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Hermie the Elf’s goals were in opposition to those of his elfin boss.  He wanted to be a dentist, not make toys.  His boss wanted him to make toys and that is all.  Perhaps Hermie was burned out from centuries …

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Delegating: Frosty or the Grinch?

Delegating: Frosty or the Grinch? by Stephen Hudak I’ve been reading some material from Development Dimensions International (DDI) on Delegating with Purpose.  The word “purpose” struck me as rather powerful.  We’ve all been delegated-to, often in the form of busy work or an undesirable task that senior employees would rather not do. DDI’s purposeful delegation …

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