Self-managers

From Employees to Self-Managers: Morningstar’s Worldview

In 1990, tomato manufacturing company MorningStar began with a radically different way of managing; employees shifted to self-managers. Morning Star’s people adopted an entrepreneurial mindset – essential in today’s workplace revolution. Doug Kirkpatrick was part of the founding team. Since 2008 he’s been championing self-management world-wide through the Morning Star’s Self-Management Read more…

Are Employees Crying to be Heard?

An intriguing discussion popped up on social media about the consequences of employees crying in the workplace. It all started with a question: “Is crying in the workplace okay? Does it show you are genuinely human or weak or overly sensitive or ______________(fill in the blank)?” Underneath a question like Read more…