Fearless Capacity

Leadership and People Development by Donna R Walker

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Professional Development

Planning for Downtime

By nature I’m a productive person. As a self-preservation Enneagram type 3, I optimize my time in all kinds of interesting ways. What this can mean is that when I don’t have an immediate task, I search for ways to… Continue Reading →

Pay No Attention to that Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp!

It’s so easy for me to be distracted by food. What does that have to do with my professional development or professional conduct at work? I’ve noticed that sometimes my focus on food at work events can distract me from… Continue Reading →

Autopilot and When to Bring in the Human

I bought an electric car several months ago and have been learning the various automatic driving features. Among other miracles, my car can navigate me to my destination, change lanes for me, even accelerate and brake at the speed of… Continue Reading →

90-Second Resume Scan

I read a lot of resumes. Not only do I do a lot of hiring, I also do a lot of coaching and mentoring both informally and formally which can include helping someone revise or “fix” their resume. Because I’m… Continue Reading →

And the Winner is…

When I was a kid, winning was simple. If I ran faster or jumped higher than the other girl, I got a better color ribbon than she did. If I spelled more words correctly in class, I won the contest…. Continue Reading →

30, 60, 90 Days Realtime

Earlier this year, in my post 30, 60, 90 Days – 7 Tips for Orienting New Staff, I walked through the process I use to onboard a new hire. I happen to be coming up on 60 days in my… Continue Reading →

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