3 Ways to Rebuild a Healthy Workplace Culture

3 Ways to Rebuild a Healthy Workplace Culture

Share: Facebook0Tweet0LinkedIn0Pin0 Ritch Hochstetler | March 28, 2022 Recent survey results in the Harvard Business Review state:• 65% of people don’t feel any sense of community at work• 76% reported difficulty making connections with teammates• Over 40% feel...
3 Practices to Transform Student Engagement

3 Practices to Transform Student Engagement

Share: Facebook0Tweet0LinkedIn0Pin0 Ritch Hochstetler | February 25, 2022 I was teaching in a freshmen class when a student in the front row asked, “What’s that smell?” By this time all the students were looking around the room, and as I glanced up from my notes,...
Reviving Teams that are Emotionally Spent

Reviving Teams that are Emotionally Spent

Share: Ritch Hochstetler | February 11, 2022 Winter weather in northern Indiana has forced me to ditch my morning walk for a 30-minute stationary trek on an exercise bike. The only thing that makes it palatable is re-watching episodes of The Office that are currently...
Three Steps to Transforming Your Listening Skills

Three Steps to Transforming Your Listening Skills

Share: Facebook0Tweet0LinkedIn0Pin0 Ritch Hochstetler | January 28, 2022 Have you ever found yourself on the listening end of a conversation, and based on your response, it becomes abundantly clear that you have not listened to a word they said? Author and reporter...
How Talking Less Makes You a Better Leader

How Talking Less Makes You a Better Leader

Share: Facebook0Tweet0LinkedIn0Pin0 Ritch Hochstetler | January 21, 2022 Research by Cognisco HR training organization in the UK in 2018 highlights that poor communication costs us around $37 billion per year. This boils down to approximately $26K per worker! In...