How to Motivate an Underperforming Employee

Experts weigh in on the right way to coach a subpar worker and when it’s time to cut your losses.


It is much easier to identify the problem of under performing employees however true management and leadership is capable of discovering the ‘why’ of poor performance.

How Pressing Pause Improves Performance

Most people assume that we improve performance by doing more and working harder. Research shows that the opposite is true. v


So true!  To be most effective and creative, it is essential we intentionally pause and let our mind and body be ‘adrift’.  The brain is a muscle and can perform amazing tasks.  However, the way to enhance maximum cognitive function is to allow it to relax, drift, and dream.  Breakthrough thoughts and ideas will surface during times of day dreaming and fantasy.  Try it and you will see.